Thursday, 7 December 2017

The Weekend In Black and White: Brighton Pier, Brighton [2017]


Photo of the Brighton Pier aka Palace Pier from the beach, it was seriously windy and cold too.

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Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Wordless Wednesday: Dressmakers, Venice [2015]


A Dressmakers display on the banks of the canal in Venice, taken in 2015.

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Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Wordless Wednesday: Ruins of West Pier, Brighton [2017]


My sister Sara and I, took a trip down to Brighton for 2 days. We used to live in East Sussex and hadn't seen the city of Brighton for 14 years! This is the ruins of the West Pier which was opened in 1866, and it closed to the public in 1975 ( which was the year I was born in the town itself) due to safety reasons. Sold to a trust in 1983, it was to be 10 years later in March of 2003 that the pier suffered an arson attack, and the picture above is all that's left of this iconic structure now marked by buoys. The Victorian entrance is still standing with a restaurant and a observatory suspended on a pole to view the seafront, which is owned by British Airways.

Link to the West Pier trust website:

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