Shadows and Reflections – Rob St.John

29 December 2012 // Shadows & Reflections

The year began warm and is closing frozen. In India in early January, as a friend’s wedding stretched over a week, we circled the rural south on trains and buses, sidestepping rusty tiger traps on tea plantations and watching kites circle city streets. On my return, ‘Weald’ (the record I put out at the end […]

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Shadows and Reflections: John Richardson

28 December 2012 // Richardson in Zanderland //Shadows & Reflections

In which, as the year comes to its end, our friends and collaborators look back and share their moments: Another year has inexorably passed by and they seem to pass ever quicker the older you get. As a youngster I remember going back to school in September and thinking Bonfire night was in the next […]

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Pint by the River (Lea)

27 December 2012 // Pint/Cake

TALES FROM THE TWO PUDDINGS – book trailer from Fifty First State Press on Vimeo. Came upon this book trailer on Facebook courtesy of Mark ‘Bax’ Baxter. It’s a piece of London history that I’m looking forward to reading about. And an interesting fact for pop culture heads, the landlords sons are the artist Andy […]

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Shadows and Reflections: Jon Berry

27 December 2012 // Shadows & Reflections

In which, as the year comes to its end, our friends and collaborators look back and share their moments: The river has been high for most of the year, swelled by rains that seem to have been with us forever, but the last week has been more settled. Old Father is fining down, revealing a […]

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The River Weaver

26 December 2012 // Photography //The River Weaver

Words and picture by Mat Bingham. This photo was taken a few years ago in mid December after some heavy snowfall the previous night. This is one of two last remaining sections of the original river course meandering along for about a kilometre. It supports a wide variety of wildlife with its mixed vegetation, trees […]

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