The Very First Branch of Lloyds Bank, Oldbury.
Lloyds Bank, Oldbury. Today’s shot is a little bit of history! Originally only operating from a single office in Birming
Wetherspoons The Court of Requests, Oldbury.
Court of Requests. Love them or loathe them, Wetherspoons pubs have a character all of their own. Despite other pubs cl
Jacobs Butchers, The Square, Alvechurch.
Jacobs Butchers. So many villages across the country have lost their character. Many have lost their local shops as well. Not
Needles on the Pavement, Redditch.
Needles. Many towns grew up around a particular industry. Often they made the towns extremely prosperous. More often, they mad
Inside the Kingfisher Shopping Centre, Redditch.
Kingfisher Shopping Centre, Redditch. They may provide a covered experience, with everything in one place, but these modern ma
Alvechurch Village Centre at Dusk.
Alvechurch Village Centre. Today’s shot is still transport related and is about half a mile away from the previous photo
Smallwood Hospital, Church Green West, Redditch.
Smallwood Hospital, Redditch. Still in Redditch, today’s photograph is another historic building. Built in 1894 to provi
Palace Theatre, Alcester Street, Redditch.
Palace Theatre, Redditch. Carrying on from yesterday’s photograph, today’s is taken at the other end of Alcester S
Ghost Sign, Alcester Street, Redditch.
Ghost Sign. Not a great shot today, but the best I could do given the poor conditions – and the fact that I forgot my ma
Under the Bridge, Withybed Lane, Alvechurch.
Under the Bridge. Today’s photograph is taken not far from yesterday’s image. The Crown Inn is just to the left of
The Crown Inn, Withybed Lane, Alvechurch.
The Crown Inn at Night. Our location is now Alvechurch. A pretty little village on the outskirts of Birmingham, near Redditch.
Centenary Square Big Wheel, Birmingham.
Big Wheel, Birmingham. For the Festival season, Centenary Square in Birmingham is transformed. Over the last couple of years,
Birmingham New Street.
New Street, Birmingham. Capturing movement and colour. This scene in New Street, Birmingham, is slightly different to what it
Former Ahronsberg Brothers Factory
Ahronsberg Brothers The Jewellery Quarter of Birmingham has a large collection of former factories. This one was for the Ahron
The Mailbox, Birmingham. A excellent example of new meets old. This is the historic Birmingham & Worcester Canal, with The
A Snowy Morning in Leamington Spa.
Snowy Morning. We can’t say they didn’t warn us. This was exactly what we forecast. We woke up to discover a very
Royal Pump Rooms, Leamington Spa.
Royal Pump Rooms. Leamington Spa is full of grand and classic buildings. Amongst the finest is this, the Royal Pump Rooms on t
Procaffeinate Coffee Bar.
Procaffeinate. Just by the bridge where we are moored is this delightful coffee bar. Originally the Grand Union Pub, it is now
A Christmas Market in Royal Leamington Spa.
Street Christmas Market. My remote shutter cable developed a fault a little while ago. I have now got my replacement. A Hähne
The UCL Cruciform Building Hub.
UCL Cruciform Building. Doing a spot of dog walking waiting for our train at Euston, I came across this spectacular building i