May’s mayor-making

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The ‘mayor-making’ celebration is apparently an annual event, but it’s not one I’ve paid much attention to in the past. Twitter is proving useful as a ‘what’s on’ alert, and through Twitter I heard about the mayoral procession. The prospect of … More …

We are York

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I was very keen to follow the open-top bus as it made its way through York on 21 May. Call me a ‘glory chaser’ … More …

Local details -1

I’m not too well at the moment, but before I retire wimpishly to my sick bed, thought I’d leave you with these two photos of local details, both from buildings within the city walls, a minute or two’s walk apart.

I took them, so know the buildings they decorate. But … More …

What are/were these?

I sometimes take photos of things meaning to return to them later and find out what they are. Been looking through some old photos from recent years and found this, taken on the Fulford side … More …