Wednesday, 10 August 2011
Crazy For You - apt description for London Trip.
Our Friend and Neighbour Ian McGarry is on the board of directors
of the Open Air Theatre in Regents Park.
And he was able to arrange for us to attend the press night.
So we took the chance to pop into
Edwards & Todd to see how the pots are selling.
They are in the window display
and more are inside.
They have been selling well and a fresh order could be coming my way soon.
which is great news.
I took the opportunity to pop around the corner
to the Contemporary Ceramics Gallery
where I took this picture of Clive Bowen pots on display.
Later in the day we were near the Gherkin in the City
This is the view from the bedroom window in Putney
can you see the tube train.
So here we are at the Open Air Theatre
in Regents park.
While else where in London this was the scene
The show was Fantastic and we were at the after show party
here is our 90 year old friend Nancy with Sean Palmer
the star of the show.
Here we are leaving the party
Oblivious to the chaos around us.
Until we tried to catch a tube and bus home.
We didn't see this bus but the tubes were running a limited service
and the buses were all being re routed.
but we managed to get back to Putney.
This mindless looting makes you ashamed
to be British.
But the response by so many people to clean up
and help out in the aftermath.
Makes you proud.
I take my hat off to all that are showing that
people are not prepared to let them get away with it.
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