Friday, 27 February 2015

Wednesday, 25 February 2015


The lawns in the Pavilion Gardens get a huge amount of wear during the warmer months of the year and they're repaired/renewed annually with either grass seed or turf.
Photograph © Mairead Hardy 2015

Tuesday, 24 February 2015


Renovations are under way on the roof of the Best Western Princes Marine Hotel on Kingsway - those neat rows of stitching holding the tarpaulins together make it look like a giant soft sculpture....

Friday, 20 February 2015

Ignoring today's greyness

Today is grey. Damp, cold and grey. Here's one from the archives (September 2010) when both sky and sea were blue and sunlight made tiny sparkles across the water.

Thursday, 19 February 2015

Indian Gate

The southern entrance to the Royal Pavilion estate is marked by the Indian Gate, a gift from India. There's more about the Indian Gate here, including photographs and film of the unveiling in October, 1921.

Monday, 16 February 2015

Friday, 13 February 2015

Scaffolding, dirty windows, rain

Friday 3pm: as above. Friday 4pm: scaffolding, dirty windows and bright sunshine.