The Three Power Stations Way

The Three Power Stations Way – a new unwaymarked path Length: 17 miles? Map: OS Explorer 290: York, Selby and Tadcaster Starting point: Knottingley station End point: Drax power station Directions: Before leaving home – remember not to leave electrical appliances on standby…or you could forget and watch in awe as the power you are […]

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The picture story of a visit to Zollverein – a massive disused Bauhaus coal mine and coking plant in the Rhur can be downloaded here

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A trip to Northern Serbia

  The photo story of my August trip to Northern Serbia – can now be downloaded here. Feat: Planet Earth’s maddest trumpet festival Feat: An adoring tribute in pictures to my new favourite hotel. We had lift off! One day all hotels would be like this Feat: Belgrade – it ain’t pretty but I love […]

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If Delhi can do it…

When you step out into the chaos of a central Delhi street – with its dilapidated looking buses, battered taxis and auto-rickshaws fighting for space,  it is hard to believe that Delhi has carried out one of the largest experiments in the greening of urban transport anywhere in the World. But since 2002 all buses […]

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