Oxford is a lovely looking city. Sadly I didn’t get chance to go on one of the punts.
Sometimes I really don’t know. This is a giant red ball, wedged between the millenium bridge.
In the foreground are people making sand sculptures on a bit of beach opened up at low tide. In the background is the City of London, financial hub.
Millenium bridge over to St. Pauls cathedral.
Olympic rings hanging from Tower Bridge, with HMS Belfast guarding in front.
I’m sure there’s a bumper sticker on this boat that starts My other boat is a…
Seen while walking along the Thames in Hampton.
An ingenious technique at crowded events – bring your own ladder! These three were improbably perched in Battersea Park, trying to get a glimpse of the Jubilee boats on the Thames.
It’s not often the words ‘boat’ and ‘trumpet’ go together but… this boat has its own trumpeters.
A free ticket to the Jubilee at Battersea Park led to these two snaps. The top one has the Queen arriving on a small boat, and in the second is Kate and Harry chatting to some guy (look for the red dress, and the grey hat in the centre).
Despite the rain and the monumental queuing, I’m quite surprised at how well these turned out (although the first is sadly blurred) – image stabilisation, a flip-out screen, and being tall are wonders for such events.
Down by the Thames near Hammersmith.