Monthly Archives: June 2015

Hull and the Deep

Saturday, June 27th 2015 Its official name is Kingston-upon-Hull but (nearly) everybody calls it simply Hull. It takes its name from the River Hull that runs through it to disgorge into the Humber estuary. The city’s location on these two … Continue reading

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A stroll around York

Friday, June 26th 2015 The region around York had been settled in Celtic times but the Romans put it on the map by building there, first a fort and then a town, the largest in the north of the province … Continue reading

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Swimsuits in Bermondsey

Thursday, June 25th 2015 We had arranged to meet friends for a trip to Bermondsey to see an exhibition. This was being held at the Fashion and Textile Museum. Bermondsey and the Fashion and Textile MuseumClick for Google Map The … Continue reading

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