Author Archives: Ben Rowe

About Ben Rowe

I take photos of life, for work and for pleasure...mainly in London but sometimes further afield.

William Morris Gallery

Situated in a house built in the 1740’s and set in Lloyd Park, Walthamstow, the William Morris Gallery reopened in August 2012 following a fantastic redevelopment. It is the only public gallery devoted to Morris – who for a period … Continue reading

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The London 2012 Olympics

The London 2012 Olympics. Years of planning and construction, bucket-loads of money and all over in two weeks…but it was bloody great. Despite many Londoners being full of cynicism prior to the event, it was a roaring success. I’m lucky enough to … Continue reading

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The Shard

The Shard, London Bridge. This new addition to London’s skyline is also the new tallest building in Europe, and can be seen from all over the city. The building contains offices, a 5-star Shangri-La Hotel, restaurants, apartments and a viewing … Continue reading

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Kingly Court

Kingly Court, Soho, London. Tucked away off Regent Street, and far lesser known than neighbouring Carnaby Street is the lovely Kingly Court. Full of boutique shops and independent cafes and restaurants, you may have passed by this area totally unaware … Continue reading

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Green Chain Walk

This walk in South East London from the River Thames at Erith to Falconwood is a short train journey from London Bridge and is an official Green Chain Walk, marked out by arrows and mileage posts. It passes through Lesnes … Continue reading

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Docklands Museum

Museum of London Docklands, Isle of Dogs, London. The museum, which opened in 2003 in an old sugar warehouse, contains artefacts and displays telling the history of the Thames and Docklands area, from Roman times to the closure of the … Continue reading

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Sukho Fine Thai Cuisine

Sukho Group own three Thai restaurants in South West London – Sukho in Fulham, Suksan in Chelsea and Suk Saran in Wimbledon. All are stylishly decorated and have a relaxed atmosphere serving quality modern Thai food. These photos are a … Continue reading

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