Monthly Archives: February 2013

Photos of (nearly) Devon: Whitsand Bay

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Whitsand Bay is a seven mile long stretch of beaches in the south eastern corner of Cornwall. So close to Devon that it (sort of) is Devon 🙂 Here are a few pictures from a recent trip to the bay:

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Photos: Sculptures at the British Museum

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A couple pictures of various Egyptian, Assyryan and Greek statues at the British Museum in London, plus a couple images of things in their Japanese exhibit.

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Photos: St Bride’s Church, Fleet Street, London

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St Bride’s Church lies just off Fleet Street in central London. The current church is designed by Christopher Wren, but it is likely that the first church built in the site was constructed back in the sixth century. St Bride’s … Continue reading

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Crying frog, talking goat and one quick crew

Photo by: Just ian A little Friday fun found on best friend YouTube. First up, this little fella who sounds just like a sad squeaky toy: And here’s his cousin: Frogs not your style? Well, we’ve got goats as well: … Continue reading

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Site that makes you feel like the God of Twitter..and makes pretty maps

A new site called Tweetping visualizes Twitter activity as it happens, on a global scale. The result is, well, mainly aesthetic – which, of course, means that it look puurrty. Here are a couple of examples: I’m not sure if … Continue reading

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Just how far is there from Brown Willy to Fannys Cross?

I recently stumbled across a map that gives you a chance to look up Philippine’s Anus or where you can find a Six Mile Bottom. Yep, it’s a world map of vaguely rude place names, made by geographer Gary Gale. … Continue reading

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Surreal Saturday: Setting fire to peanuts and trying to make love to an ambulance

Photo by: Gwydion M. Williams Sometimes you really have to hand it to local news. Down this way (which is Devon), it’s the place to go for weird and wonderful stories that usually involve people acting in ways that would … Continue reading

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