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Welcome to the archive section of my blog. To read the full detail of any of these blogs, simply click on the title, or the photo.

Canals and rivers

Canals and rivers

Putney Bridge to Chelsea Harbour

Putney Bridge to Chelsea Harbour

Over the past 3 or 4 years a number of our weekend walks have been along the Thames Path through London and we’ve now pretty much finished, from Kingston in the west to Woolwich in the east, over 50 miles! Last weekend we set off to fill in a gap from Putney...
West India Dock to Greenwich

West India Dock to Greenwich

Having visited West India Dock to go to the docklands museum (see previous blog), we decided to return to explore the Isle of Dogs and cross the Thames to Greenwich. Starting at Canary Wharf DLR we tried to follow the docks and waterways, but soon after passing...
Cody Dock

Cody Dock

On a previous walk from Three Mills near Bromley-by-Bow, down the Lea Navigation we forked right at Bow Locks and continued down the canal to Limehouse Basin. Yesterday we crossed the River Lea which runs parallel as far as the lock, before it forks left to make its...
Low Tide in Deep Ford

Low Tide in Deep Ford

Looking up the creek away from the Thames The beautiful gates to Creekside Discovery Centre Treasures given up by the mud A hint of the areas fascinating history What stories they could tell including many tools Bazelgeutte’s barge platform and retaining wall...