Tag: london

Olympics, TV

The Olympics: Celebrating Success or Jingoism? – Stuck in Draft #2

I wrote this over a year ago, and never quite got around to publishing it. Hence it now forms part of my Stuck in Draft series. And so...

Cycling

U-Turns in Pancras Road

Note: This is aimed particularly at anyone who cycles in central London and travels near either King’s Cross or St Pancras stations....

Misc

On Uber in London

(Note: This mostly comes from something I wrote on Facebook. So I thought I may as well broaden it out and publish it here.) TFL has...

Misc

Tube Strike Day

An all-out London tube strike seems to be quite a rare thing these days. While individual lines can be affected, or a percentage of...

Video

A Timelapse of 25 Great Pulteney Street, London

25 Great Pulteney Street – Timelapse from Adam Bowie on Vimeo. Do you ever embark on a project that somehow you never quite get...

Cycling

London Six Day Racing

Note: I began writing this last year, and then like so many posts, I left it languishing in drafts until I’d got around to processing...

Photography

Lumiere London

The world and their mum seemed to be in London over the weekend for Lumiere London. I had planned to try to get around the whole thing in...

Cycling, Photography

Tour of Britain 2015 – Stage 8

The Tour of Britain ended this year as it usually does, with a circuit race around central London. But there was a new circuit this year,...

Cycling

RideLondon

A couple of weekends ago was the now annual RideLondon cycling festival in London. There are several strands to it, including: –...

Photography

View from the Shard

To the 34th floor of The Shard and the Shangri La Hotel where a friend is having a party. A great night but a challenge to get good photos...