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Wednesday, 30 December 2015
GV08EBP - Punishment Pass

If you are frustrated at not being able to overtake, on a windy road with oncoming traffic .... why be an arsehole and take it out on me?

Posted by bigblue on 30/12/2015 at 02:29 PM
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Friday, 18 December 2015
Two more sleeps

So it’s just three more sleeps until the days here start to get longer again.  Although the days are so short and brutal, I am able to think back to sunnier and happier times in August, when we cycled around the Netherlands.

Posted by bigblue on 18/12/2015 at 09:25 PM
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Tuesday, 15 December 2015
TFL

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Remembering when I was laying on the ground outside the TFL headquarters on 15th November 2015.

Posted by bigblue on 15/12/2015 at 12:56 PM
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Monday, 14 December 2015
Ai Weiwei

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The above sculpture is known as Tree, and is by the artist Ai Weiwei.

According to a nearby plaque:

Tree comprises structures made from sections of dead trees collected on the mountains of Southern China. Over several months, these disparate parts were pieced together in Ai’s studio in Beijing to create the eight ‘complete’ trees seen here. These artificial constructions have been interpeoples  as a commentary on the way in which geographically and culturally diverse peoples have been brought together to form ‘One China’ in a state-sponsored policy aiming at protecting and promoting China’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.

The exhibition at the Royal Academy in London is now closed.

Posted by bigblue on 14/12/2015 at 02:53 PM
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Tuesday, 08 December 2015
Westminster Cathedral

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Is looking fine in the December dusk today. Link.

Posted by bigblue on 08/12/2015 at 05:29 PM
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Saturday, 05 December 2015
London

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Enjoying the Christmas buzz and markets around here, especially with the wafting aromas of glühwein.

Posted by bigblue on 05/12/2015 at 02:20 PM
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Wednesday, 02 December 2015
A dull day

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Another of those grey days in Nanterre today.

Posted by bigblue on 02/12/2015 at 07:44 PM
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Tuesday, 01 December 2015
The future of the planet is on the march

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And our shoes will/will not march for us.

Posted by bigblue on 01/12/2015 at 10:52 PM
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