Thursday, 30 September 2010

Monday, 27 September 2010

Three of a kind

It's unusual to find neighbouring beach huts painted in the same colour - these are huts 414, 415 and 416.

Wednesday, 22 September 2010

It's a good year for garden spiders

I noticed dozens of small, large and medium-sized garden spiders on my way to Tesco this morning. This was the biggest one with a body about 15mm long and pretty markings.

Monday, 20 September 2010

Ice plants

Ice plants, Sedum spectabile, are bringing welcome splashes of autumn colour to many of the gardens near where I live; these are in Aymer Road.

Thursday, 16 September 2010

Thursday, 9 September 2010

Hove War Memorial 2

Unlike some other war memorials, this memorial does not display the names of the fallen. The Roll of Honour commemorating the names of the 631 men who died during World War I is in the foyer of Hove Library.

Tuesday, 7 September 2010

Pavilion details 2

I can't decide which detail appeals to me the most - possibly the diamond-shaped windows.

Monday, 6 September 2010

Pavilion details 1

There are patterns everywhere on the Pavilion including arches, arabesques, onion domes, towers, turrets and crenellations.

Wednesday, 1 September 2010


Enormous rosehips (about the size of radishes) in the gardens at Ashley Court, Grand Avenue.