Tag Archives: UK

Sunday Photo – Sheikh’s Pier, Eastbourne

Eastbourne pier was completed in 1872 but has suffered several fires during its history. The latest fire was as recent as 2014, this time destroying the large arcade and saloons in the midway. Sheikh Abid Gulzar a local hotelier, brought the pier in November 2015 and has since renovated it, with works continuing.

Roman Baths, Bath, UK

New Year in Bath, U.K.

Bath, Somerset, UK Bath is a spa town steeped in Roman history and much favoured by well-to-do Georgian, Edwardian & Victorian society for its curative waters and pleasant surroundings. It also blossomed for many years as a retreat for the rich merchants of nearby Bristol, a port city that thrived driven by the abhorrent slave […]

Wordless Wednesday – Christmas Tree, London

Monday Morning Blues – Oliver Postgate’s Blue Plaque, Broadstairs, UK

This Monday morning I am not feeling blue at all because I am at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival for a couple of days. Today’s photo commemorates Britain’s favourite children’s entertainer of the ’70s. Oliver Postgate wrote, produced and narrated all time classic children’s programmes such as Ivor the Engine, Noggin the Nog, Pogle’s Wood, Bagpuss […]

Monday Morning Blues – Broadstairs, UK

Every Monday I post a photo featuring the colour blue aimed at beating the Monday morning blues. I am joined by some of my friends on Twitter and it would be great if you joined in too. Just search for @wilburstravels Today’s photo is of Broadstairs in Kent from two weeks ago.

Wordless Wednesday – Margate, UK

Isle of Barra, Scotland

Monday Morning Blues #24 – Isle of Barra, Scotland

Every Monday I post a photo featuring the colour blue aimed at beating the Monday morning blues. I am joined by some of my friends on Twitter and it would be great if you joined in too. Just search for @wilburstravels Today is a special edition as I am posting several fabulous photographs taken by […]

Monday Morning Blues – West Pier, Brighton, UK

Sunday Photo – The Black Lion, Nantwich

Yesterday I visited the pleasant Cheshire town of Nantwich with its crooked Tudor buildings.

Sunday Photo – Tower Bridge, London

Photos taken yesterday from inside the Tower of London.