Saturday, January 23, 2021

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Just a bloke who likes walking the streets of London, discovering life from my own viewpoint, camera in one hand and no sense of direction in the other. This is my (new) blog.

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Cooke’s Pie Shop.

The former A. Cooke's pie and mash shop in Shepherd's Bush, west London. The shop was due to be demolished as part of a redevelopment of Shepherds Bush Market but delays to the plans has meant the facade has recently been restored instead.

Black-headed Gull.

A black-headed gull (scientific name Chroicocephalus ridibundus) rests on the Thames embankment opposite the Houses of Parliament on a cold winters day. The black-headed...

Lockdown Protest.

Anti-lockdown activist Debbie Hicks stands next to a number of police vans after being arrested at a protest in Parliament Square on the day Parliament votes to endorse further coronavirus lockdown legislation.

Hotel Russell.

The Kimpton Fitzroy, formerly the Hotel Russell, a flamboyant French Renaissance style building in the Bloomsbury area facing Russell Square.

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Homelessness, Park Lane.

A tent, home to a person sleeping rough, in a Park Lane (Mayfair) subway. I took this image a couple of days after the...

Christmas 2020: Dorchester Hotel.

Snowflake lights projected onto the front of The Dorchester form part of the five-star luxury hotel's Christmas 2020 display.

Christmas 2020: Annabel’s Mayfair.

The elaborate 2020 christmas display at Annabel's private members club in Berkeley Square, Mayfair looks like a stage performance of The Nutcracker ballet.

Christmas 2020: Hilton Park Lane.

Image of the front of the Hilton hotel on Park Lane decorated for the 2020 Christmas festive period.

Christmas 2020: Lanesborough Hotel.

Image information. Date taken: December 2020.Address: Hyde Park Corner.Camera: Canon EOS 5D (Mark IV) with 16-35mm lens.Purchase link: https://www.alamy.com/portfolio/kevinjfrost/kevinjfrostcomimageswinter2020.html

Christmas 2020: Wellesley Hotel.

Image information. Date taken: December 2020.Address: Hyde Park Corner.Camera: Canon EOS 5D (Mark IV) with 16-35mm lens.Purchase link: https://www.alamy.com/portfolio/kevinjfrost/kevinjfrostcomimageswinter2020.html

Christmas 2020: More London.

An illuminated reindeer, robin and husky form part of the 2020 festive display at More London, overlooking Tower Bridge.

Christmas 2020: Claridges Hotel.

Image information. Date taken: December 2020.Address: Brook Street, Mayfair.Camera: Canon EOS 5D (Mark IV) with 16-35mm lens.Purchase link: https://www.alamy.com/portfolio/kevinjfrost/kevinjfrostcomimageswinter2020.html

Christmas 2020: Hay’s Galleria.

A large Christmas tree and lights decorate Hay's Galleria, a former wharf that is now a retail and commercial area on the south bank of the Thames, near London Bridge.