When is a footballer a textile artwork?



Its the younger Keegan isn’t it?

Who decided to make a a textile cover for a communications box outside St James Metro Station? And how many people walked past without noticing it?


Butterfly Bush


The bees and butterflies love this semi wild shrub which is so common in urban areas, this one was spotted near The Chare, which is a low rise block of flats in Newcastle.

Other names Buddelia

Often confused with Lilac

Castle Leazes and Ricky Road Flats

Richardson Road Flats construction and Castle Leazes Moor
Richardson Road Flats construction

I had an appointment at the Royal Victoria Infirmary this morning and I could not resist these photos of the new Richardson Road student flats, which as you can see are very near completion.
On the right the trees of Leazes Park, with the footpath which borders it.