Jane's London

Categories: Sightseeing
Blogger: Jane
Description: London has lots to see, and I don't mean the obvious tourist attractions – I mean the wonderful details that are all around us such as coal holes, old wall ads (ghost signs), doorway mosaics, boot scrapers, pub signs, street names, even letterboxes and door knobs.

Latest Posts

June 23rd
A lively event in Caledonian in a closed-off section of Caledonian Rd between Copenhagen Street and Offord Road. Live music stages, stalls, entertainment, food and drink etc. Click here for more info.I'll be at my stall, approx opposite the Co-op, se… Continue Reading
June 15th
Just some pleasing patterns and textures today.Quick snaps I took with my phone of some fences and garages in a little street N19. Continue Reading
June 10th
KX 2009 – this is all one image, not a montage!Wandering around Kings Cross a few months ago I had a brainwave.I had just finished leading my ghostsigns tour there and I was thinking how the junction of Euston, Pentonville and Grays Inn Roads h… Continue Reading
June 6th
If you are planning to come to the Caledonian Park opening ceremony of the clocktower* tomorrow, do take a short detour out of the park back towards Cally Rd to look into Market Road Garden. You'll find it next to the adventure playground I wrote about a … Continue Reading
June 4th
Almost two years ago I wrote about the renovation of an old Charringtons pub in Swinton Street, Kings Cross, WC1, and its lovely old Toby Ale tiled motifs.Well I am happy to report that the new owners of The Kings Cross Arms which is now a hotel and … Continue Reading