Odds and sods

Posted: May 3, 2013 in England, Photography
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A selection of ‘odds and sods’ from my England trip last summer.

Hattifatteners at the Helsinki airport

Hattifatteners at the Helsinki airport (together with someone’s knee). “They are silent and serious, having neither the ability to talk nor to hear, but in contrast, their sense of feeling is extremely accurate.” Their eyes are glowing green and by the looks of it, they shop till they drop.

Decoupaged wooden chair in a paper shop, Manchester, UK

A decoupaged wooden chair in a paper shop in Manchester. If only it was as comfortable as it is good looking.

Wall mural in Liverpool shipping docks, UK

Cool wall mural in Liverpool shipping docks.

Arguments Yard in Whitby, North Yorkshire

Arguments Yard, Whitby, North Yorkshire. Very Pythonesque, methinks.

Polar bear above a health food store in Whitby, North Yorkshire

A polar bear above a health food store in Whitby. And why not?

Knickers nailed to a fence by a public footpath, Lancashire, UK

I swear these are not mine. They were nailed to a fence by a public footpath. Those walkers, eh?

Antony Gormley's Another Place, Crosby beach, UK

Like Withnail in ‘Withnail & I’, this chap must feel like a pig shat in his head. Antony Gormley’s ‘Another Place’ in Crosby beach, Liverpool.

A bull on a hill just above Todmorden, West Yorkshire, UK

Carrying on with the Withnail & I theme: “A coward you are, Withnail, an expert on bulls you are not! AAAAARGGGHHHH!”

Found outside a primary school in Lancashire, UK

Found this outside a primary school. The headmaster, perhaps?

Queen Victoria looking down, Manchaster, UK

Queen Victoria looking down on you in Manchester. But that’s ok because at least my chair is clean, yours is moldy.

Reservoir steering wheel, Warland Reservoir, West Yorkshire, UK

A reservoir steering wheel? Pretty colour anyhow.

A giant leap for catkind, West Yorkshire, UK

A giant leap for catkind!

A bench in Clitheroe Castle, Lancashire, UK

A cool bench in Clitheroe Castle in Lancashire.

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