Saturday, 28 February 2009

Elan Valley, Rhayader

Clock Tower in the centre of Rhayader.

Friday, 27 February 2009

Wales, Rhayader

Rhayader is a small market town in Mid Wales close to the Elan Valley.

Thursday, 26 February 2009

Elan Valley

Ice forming on the railings and plants on the top of Pen-y-garreg Dam.

Wednesday, 25 February 2009

Elan Valley

Pen-y-garreg Dam.
Construction started 1895 and took nine years to complete.

The dam supplies water mainly to Birmingham. It also has a hydro electric generator built into the base of the dam.

Tuesday, 24 February 2009

Elan Valley

View from Claerwen Reservoir.

Monday, 23 February 2009

Sunday, 22 February 2009

Friday, 20 February 2009

Thursday, 19 February 2009

Elan Valley

Welsh icicles!

Wednesday, 18 February 2009

Tuesday, 17 February 2009

Monday, 16 February 2009

Sunday, 15 February 2009

Saturday, 14 February 2009

Wales, Elan Valley

Claerwen Reservoir.
Inaugurated by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh in 1952.
The water held here is piped away and used in Birmingham.

Friday, 13 February 2009

Tameside, Colliers Arms

Anyone remember the Colliers Arms next to Hartshead Pike?
Well it changed to a private house a couple of years back, and it looks like it’s changing again.
This is what we see now.

Thursday, 12 February 2009

Wales, Knighton, High Street

Looking back up the High Street

Tuesday, 10 February 2009

Monday, 9 February 2009

Sunday, 8 February 2009

Saturday, 7 February 2009

Friday, 6 February 2009

Wales, Knighton, Clock Tower

Knighton centre in the snow.
The Clock Tower, built in 1872, stands in the square on High Street.

Thursday, 5 February 2009

Wales, Knighton, train station

Knighton train station.

The station master salts a pathway from the station entrance and along the platform edge.

Wednesday, 4 February 2009

Wales, Knighton, train station

Trip down to Wales.
Knighton train station in the snow.

Tuesday, 3 February 2009

Ashton-under-Lyne, Memorial Gardens

View from Memorial Gardens with the roundabout on Park Parade

Slow moving traffic on Wellington Road

Monday, 2 February 2009

Ashton-under-Lyne, snow

Wellington Road