Day: 2 August 2016

Svelte silver haired chap with red and black outfit and umbrella

Match

What I want to know is does he match his shirt and blazer to the umbrella, or does he have an umbrella for every shirt combo?

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Francesca fixing warped planks on Hastings pier

Warped

Meet Francesca. She makes piers. The screws in the deck that she is fixing have a square drive head. Francesca says they should be star drive so the deck looks like it is covered in stars.  

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Hastings Pier Bench by Nathan Thomas Jones

Bench

The newly rebuilt and reopened Hastings Pier. Some of the fixtures are reclaimed from the old pier and cleverly, and beautifully integrated into the new design. The new pier (more photos to follow) is expansive and at the moment, looks a bit empty compared to Palace Pier in Brighton or others based on the Victorian […]

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Jack Apps

Jack Apps

On the promenade of St Leonards, sat sheltered from the gale force winds was this man. A couple of brave dog walkers, leaning into the wind with anoraks done up under their noses and dogs on leads practically flying like kites. They say “Hello Jack!” and he amiably waves back. His name, he says is […]

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