Photos 2017

Here’s a selection of photos I have taken during the year, plus links to other photo pages.

Cumbria and the Lake District

A page of photos from our week staying on the edge of the Lake District


Photos from our visit to Malta with Miriam’s choir, the Phoenix Singers


Photos from our local area

Birmingham Marathon

Some of the photos I took on the day of the Birmingham Marathon can be viewed here

Around Birmingham

Giant model swans reflected in a pond

Fake swans in Kings Heath Park: they were put there for a Lantern Festival, but look great in daytime too

View of the ICC from across a footbridge at night

The Birmingham International Convention Centre viewed across a footbridge from Brindleyplace

Gas Street Basin, with surrounding buildings reflected in the water, at night

Gas Street Basin, the heart of Birmingham’s canal network, at night

Snow falling on tree branches at night

A heavy snowfall in December brought massive disruption and lots of photo opportunities

Snow on a street scene at night

Snow in Selly Park

…and elsewhere

Spire of Chichester Cathedral viewed from the cloister

We visited Chichester Cathedral while staying with Miriam’s brother and sister-in-law

Looking down on a hat stall

New Wine is an event for worship, inspiration and learning. This photo, looking down on a stall selling hats, represents none of these

Miriam on the Christians Against Poverty stall

At New Wine we met up with Christians Against Poverty and reported on the progress of our local Debt Advice Centre

A cat sitting on a bed

We spent a few days cat-sitting when Adrian went away. Kitty is very shy but soon made herself comfortable