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Involves the capital of the UK somehow or other. I lived in London for about a year and a half, from April 2000 to September 2001, and enjoyed my time there thoroughly. As a result, I still try to go back now and again for the odd visit.
- London May 2018
- May 2018
Pictures from London in May 2018.
- London April 2018
- April 2018
Pictures from London in April 2018.
- London March 2018
- March 2018
Pictures from London in March 2018 including my birthday.
- London February 2018
- February 2018
Pictures from London in February 2018.
- London January 2018
- January 2018
Pictures from London in January 2018.
- London December 2017
- December 2017
Pictures from London in the run up to Christmas 2017.
- London November 2017
- November 2017
Pictures from London in November 2017.
- London October 2017
- October 2017
Pictures from London in October 2017.
- London September 2017
- September 2017
Pictures from London in September 2017, including Erika's fifth birthday.
- London August 2017
- August 2017
Pictures from London in August 2017.
- London July 2017
- July 2017
Pictures from London in July 2017, including a day trip to Whitstable, Erika's sports day and the Chap Olympiad.
- London June 2017
- June 2017
Pictures from London in June 2017.
- London April 2017
- April 2017
Pictures from London in April 2017 including a daytrip to Grantchester to visit The Orchard.
- London February 2017
- February 2017
Pictures from London in February 2017.
- London January 2017
- January 2017
Pictures from London in January 2017.
- London December 2016
- December 2016
Pictures from London in December 2016.
- London November 2016
- November 2016
Pictures from London in November 2016 including a return visit to West Sussex, this time to tour Nutbourne Vineyard.
- London October 2016
- October 2016
Pictures from London between trips to New York and Italy, including a visit from Grandma Mary.
- London August 2016
- August 2016
Pictures from London in August 2016, including a day trip to Whitstable.
- London July 2016
- July 2016
Pictures from London in July 2016.
- London June 2016
- June 2016
Pictures from London in June 2016 including a lot of the traditional English social season - Derby Day at Epsom, Royal Ascot and Henley Regatta.
- London May 2016
- May 2016
Pictures from London in May 2016, including a short weekend break in the New Forest for Chie's birthday.
- London April 2016
- April 2016
Pictures from London in April 2016.
- London March 2016
- March 2016
Pictures from London in March 2016.
- London February 2016
- February 2016
Pictures from London in February 2016.
- London January 2016
- January 2016
Pictures from London at the start of 2016.
- London December 2015
- December 2015
Pictures from London in the festive season.
- London November 2015
- November 2015
Pictures from London in November 2015, including forays out to Huntingdonshire, the Bell at Aldworth and Cheltenham for The Open.
- London October 2015
- October 2015
Pictures from London in October 2015.
- London September 2015
- September 2015
Pictures from London in September 2015, the month in which Erika turned 3.
- London August 2015
- August 2015
Pictures from London in August 2015.
- London July 2015
- July 2015
Pictures from London in July 2015.
- London June 2015
- June 2015
Pictures from London in June 2015.
- London May 2015
- May 2015
Pictures from London in May 2015
- London April 2015
- April 2015
Pictures from London in April 2015 including a weekend in Abergavenny.
- London March 2015
- March 2015
Pictures from London in March 2015, settling into the new flat.
- London February 2015
- February 2015
Pictures from London in February 2015, including moving into our new flat.
- London January 2015
- January 2015
Pictures from London in January 2015, mostly of various stages of building work being done on the new flat.
- London December 2014
- December 2014
Pictures from London in December 2014.
- London November 2014
- November 2014
Pictures from the second half of November in London.
- London October 2014
- October 2014
Pictures from London in October 2014.
- London September 2014
- September 2014
Pictures from London in September 2014, including Erika's second birthday.
- London August 2014
- August 2014
Pictures from London in August 2014.
- London July 2014
- July 2014
Pictures from London in July 2014.
- London June 2014
- June 2014
Pictures from London in June 2014.
- London May 2014
- May 2014
Pictures from London in May 2014.
- London April 2014
- April 2014
Pictures from London in April 2014.
- London March 2014
- March 2014
Pictures from London in March 2014, including Erika's first visit to the zoo!
- London January 2014
- January 2014
Pictures from London (including a daytrip to Brighton) in January 2014.
- London December 2013
- December 2013
Pictures from London in the run up to Erika's second Christmas.
- London November 2013
- November 2013
Pictures from London in November 2013.
- London October 2013
- October 2013
Pictures from London in October 2013.
- London September 2013
- September 2013
Pictures from London in September as Erika turned one.
- London August 2013
- August 2013
London in August 2013.
- London July 2013
- July 2013
Pictures from London in July 2013.
- London June 2013
- June 2013
London in June 2013.
- London May 2013
- May 2013
Pictures from London in May 2013.
- London April 2013
- April 2013
Pictures from London in April 2013.
- London February 2013
- February 2013
London in February 2013.
- London January 2013
- January 2013
London in a cold and sometimes snowy January.
- London December 2012
- December 2012
London in December 2012, as Erika turned three months old.
- London November 2012
- November 2012
Pictures from London with Erika in November 2012.
- London October 2012
- October 2012
London in October 2012 - lots more pictures of baby Erika!
- London September 2012
- September 2012
London in September 2012 - the month our baby girl Erika was born!
- London August 2012
- August 2012
London in an Olympic August 2012.
- London July 2012
- July 2012
Pictures from London in July 2012, including the Chap Olympiad.
- London June 2012
- June 2012
London in June 2012, starting with the Jubilee weekend, and including a daytrip to Oxford.
- London May 2012
- May 2012
London in a mostly rather wet and dreary May, including day trips out to Scotney Castle, Richmond and the Devil's Punchbowl in Surrey.
- London April 2012
- April 2012
Pictures from London in April 2012.
- London March 2012
- March 2012
Pictures from London in March 2012.
- London February 2012
- February 2012
Pictures from London in February 2012, including day trips to Lewes and Windsor and Eton.
- London January 2012
- January 2012
Pictures from London at the start of 2012.
- London December 2011
- December 2011
Pictures from London in the run up to Christmas 2011, including day trips to Canterbury and Greenwich.
- London November 2011
- November 2011
Pictures from London in November 2011 including day trips to Brighton and Kent.
- London October 2011
- October 2011
Pictures from London in October 2011.
- London September 2011
- September 2011
Pictures from London in September.
- London August 2011
- August 2011
A fairly uneventful and not particularly summery August in London.
- London July 2011
- July 2011
London in a mostly rather grey and miserable July.
- London June 2011
- June 2011
Pictures from London during a mostly rather wet June.
- London May 2011
- May 2011
London in May 2011.
- London April 2011
- April 2011
London in April 2011.
- London March 2011
- March 2011
Pictures from London in March.
- London February 2011
- February 2011
Another mixed bag in the big smoke throughout a consistently chilly February.
- London January 2011
- January 2011
London in January 2011.
- London December 2010
- December 2010
London in a particularly snowy December.
- London November 2010
- November 2010
Pictures from London in October 2010.
- London October 2010
- October 2010
Pictures from London in October 2010.
- London September 2010
- September 2010
Yet another monthly set of pictures from London.
- London August 2010
- August 2010
Pictures from London in August 2010.
- London July 2010
- July 2010
A very foody sort of a month in London.
- London June 2010
- June 2010
Pictures from London in June 2010, including the London Open Garden Squares weekend.
- London April 2010
- April 2010
Pictures from London as spring gets under way in earnest.
- London March 2010
- March 2010
Another monthly set of random pictures from London.
- London February 2010
- February 2010
London in February.
- London January 2010
- January 2010
Pictures from London at the start of 2010, including a pub crawl in Borough, an afternoon trip to Reading to celebrate our anniversary (!) and our Burns Night.
- London December 2009
- December 2009
Pictures from London in December, including Christmas.
- London November 2009
- November 2009
More of the same.
- London October 2009
- October 2009
Yet another set of monthly pictures from a distinctly autumnal October in London.
- London September 2009
- September 2009
Another monthly set of the usual mixed bag of images from London.
- London August 2009
- August 2009
More of the same from London in August 2009.
- London July 2009
- July 2009
More odds and ends from London in a not-very-summery July.
- London June 2009
- June 2009
Yet another monthly set of pictures from life in London, including a repeat of the North London pub crawl.
- London May 2009
- May 2009
Pictures from London in May 2009, including a West London pub crawl, and a weekend Vera came to visit.
- London April 2009
- April 2009
Pictures from life in London in April 2009, including a trip to Tunbridge Wells, and a tour of North London pubs.
- London March 2009
- March 2009
Pictures from London in March 2009, including my birthday!
- London February 2009
- February 2009
London in February 2009.
- Fitzrovia and Soho Pub Crawl
- Saturday 10th January 2009
An entirely random and impromptu pub crawl through Fitzrovia, Soho and a bit of St. James's.
- London January 2009
- January 2009
Assorted pictures from a very wintery January in London.
- New Year's Eve
- Wednesday 31st December 2008
A few pictures from our brief foray out into the cold to watch the fireworks on the banks of the Thames in London with Mark, Jim and Cristelle.
- London December 2008
- December 2008
Assorted pictures from London in December 2008.
- Thames and St. Paul's
- Saturday 11th October 2008
A day out starting with the "Tate to Tate" boat service along the Thames, then a look around St. Paul's, then a long meandering walk back through London.
- Afternoon Tea with Andy
- Sunday 10th August 2008
A fabulous Sunday afternoon outing with our friend Andy and his fiancee, involving a couple of cracking pubs in Kensington, and afternoon tea at the Orangery.
- Chelsea Flower Show
- Thursday 22nd May 2008
An early evening's wander around the famous flower show.
- Regent's Park
- Sunday 18th May 2008
A Sunday afternoon's stroll through London, all the way up to Regent's Park.
- Chie's Birthday
- Sunday 4th May 2008
A few pictures from our day out on Chie's birthday - a wander around the Victoria and Albert museum, followed by an exquisite afternoon tea at the Mandarin Oriental, and then a leisurely stroll through Hyde Park.
- Smithfields Karaoke
- Saturday 3rd May 2008
An afternoon/evening with Gav, Leon, Stew et al in and around Smithfields, to try out the new Karaoke Box there, with relevant eating and drinking either side.
- Spamalot with Rob and Kate
- Saturday 26th April 2008
Pictures from the day Rob and Kate came in to London to watch Spamalot, with appropriate merriment either side.
- Lorenzo in London
- Thursday 10th April 2008
A few (mostly very dark and badly taken) pictures from a night out in London with Lorenzo.
- Whisky and Tapas with Rob
- Wednesday 6th February 2008
An evening of whisky and tapas with Rob, who happened to be in London for the day.
- London January 2008
- January 2008
Pictures from daily life in London in January 2008.
- Korean Karaoke
- Friday 23rd November 2007
A night out with Gav, Leon, Kyle and Stew consisting of a visit to the movies (not pictured here), some Korean food, then a bout of Korean karaoke.
- London August 2007
- August 2007
Bits and pieces from life in London and elsewhere in August 2007.
- London July 2007
- July 2007
Odds and sods from day to day life in July 2007, including a weekend in London with Vera.
- Chie's Family in the UK
- Friday 22nd June - Sunday 1st July 2007
Chie's family came to the UK for a week and a bit, to meet my family, and take in a few sights on the way round.
- Leon's Hat Party
- Saturday 26th May 2007
An afternoon in a pub in Canterbury, wearing an assortment of silly hats, in honour of Leon's 30th birthday.
- London May 2007
- May 2007
London in May.
- London April 2007
- April 2007
Pictures from daily life in London in April 2007 (the first set of John's Pictures to be produced with Cheese!).
- My 30th Birthday
- Saturday 17th March 2007
A bit of a do to celebrate my 30th birthday (albeit two days late), including a picnic on Primrose Hill, a bout of karaoke, and then a chinese meal.
- London March 2007
- March 2007
Pictures in London in March 2007, including Tom's 30th birthday party (which wasn't actually in London!).
- London February 2007
- February 2007
Pictures from life in London, in an assortment of temporary apartments and hotels, in February 2007.
- London January 2007
- Sunday 7th - Sunday 14th January 2007
A week in London, first week of my new job.
- St. Paul's and St. Moritz
- Friday 18th February 2005
A wander around St. Paul's cathedral in the afternoon followed by dinner at St. Moritz in the evening.
- St. Blaise's Day
- Thursday 3rd February 2005
A bizarre day out to celebrate St. Blaise's Day - the patron saint of sore throats (!).
- January 2005
- Monday 3rd - Monday 10th January 2005
Assorted pictures taken during January 2005, including a trip to a Korean supermarket in London, and a new vaccuum cleaner!
- Kulu Kulu
- Saturday 18th December 2004
Dinner at Kulu Kulu, the conveyor belt sushi place in Soho.
- London, Portobello etc
- Saturday 4th December 2004
A day out in London, mainly in the Portobello area.
- London Pubs with Barry and Kev
- Friday 12th November 2004
The long awaited and much planned London pub crawl, which ended up only involving three people.
- London Pubs with Kev
- Friday 22nd October 2004
Anither scouting mission for nice old pubs in the city of London, this time with Kev in tow.
- London Pubs
- Tuesday 12th October 2004
A scouting mission for some nice old pubs in the city of London.
- Harvey Nichols and Whisky Bar
- Saturday 17th July 2004
A day out in London, including a visit to Harvey Nichols, cake in Hyde Park, and a wee dram at the Whisky Bar in the Athenaeum Hotel.
- Leon's Stag Do
- Saturday 29th - Sunday 30th May 2004
A Tale of Two Cities. Started off with food and a few drinks in London, then on to Paris for a (supposedly) all night bar and club-a-thon. Didn't quite work out exactly as planned though...
- London Pub Crawl
- Wednesday 8th October 2003
A tour around some historic pubs in the City.
- Korean Food
- Monday 25th August 2003
Out in London with some of Chie's friends for Korean food at the Myung Ga Korean Restaurant.
- Japanese Food
- Sunday 15th June 2003
Me and Chie go off to buy some Japanese food from Oriental City, and then, well, eat it basically.
- RAF Club Ladies' Night
- Wednesday 11th June 2003
A trip to the good old RAF club, this time, for a change, with women in tow.
- Tom's Stag Do
- Saturday March 1st 2003
Tom's last night of freedom (well, not quite - it was a month early), celebrated with a day out in London and a trip to the dogs.
- Junchan's Graduation
- Thursday 17th December 2002
Junchan's graduation ceremony for one of her Cordon Bleu courses, held in Claridge's.
- RAF Club with Tom
- Thursday 31st October 2002
Tom's first visit to the RAF Club.
- British Museum and Abeno
- Saturday 11th May 2002
Me, Simon and friends at the British Museum, and Abeno, a Japanese restaurant just around the corner. Taken the day my second digital camera met its tragic end.
- Dinner at Jimmy's
- Saturday 6th April 2002
Dinner at a Greek/Cypriate restaurant in Soho to celebrate Nicoletta's birthday.
- RAF Club
- Wednesday 5th December 2001
A jolly along to the RAF officer's club with many of the usual suspects.
- Saturday 30th September 2001
Me moving out of my flat in Hampstead, with a little help from Rob and his famous yellow van.
- Regent's Park Open Air Theatre
- Friday 24th August 2001
An evening spent in Regent's Park, including a nice picnic on the grass, and a performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream in the Open Air Theatre.
- Another Trip Simon made to London
- Saturday 9th June 2001
A fairly pointless set of pictures of some general messing about in London.
- Beating the Retreat
- Thursday 7th June 2001
A few pictures from (quite unusually for me) a celebration of military marching bands...(!)
- Tree Planting
- Saturday 26th May 2001
Finally time to take out the christmas tree...
- A Weekend with Simon
- Saturday 3rd - Sunday 4th March 2001
When Simon and co came to visit me in London.
- Regent's Park
- Sunday 28th January 2001
A walk around Regent's Park and Primrose Hill with Chie.
- RAF Club with Ian
- Thursday 4th January 2001
A trip to the RAF Club with Rob's friend Ian.
- Christmas and New Year with Yoko-san and Yuka-chan
- Saturday 23rd December 2000 to Monday 1st January 2001
Chie's Mum and Sister came to stay in the UK over Christmas and New Year.
- Karl Marx
- Sunday 26th November 2000
What better way to spend a Sunday afternoon than to go and find where Karl Marx is buried?
- Night out in London
- Saturday 25th November 2000
First boozy antics with new camera, on a night out with Gav, Chie and others.
- Sainsbury's/My Flat
- Sunday 19th November 2000
First pictures with my second digital camera! A trip to Sainsbury's followed by a meal in my flat.
- Leon's Leaving
- Thursday 13th July 2000
A round up of Leon's friends in a London pub for a goodbye drink before Leon went off to work in Japan.
- Saturday 8th July 2000
A bizarre set of pictures involving me and Rob running around my flat in Hampstead and the surrounding area, trying to make a sort of photographic cyberpunk story.
- RAF Club
- Thursday 6th July 2000
Pictures from what may have been my first visit to the RAF Club.
- Sunday 2nd July 2000
Me and Rob seeing off Chie and Kanako at Waterloo International.
- London Zoo
- Friday 30th June 2000
Myself and Chie having a lovely day out at the zoo.
- Russ and Jill in Hampstead
- Thursday 15th June 2000
Russ and Jill come to visit me in Hampstead, and generally piss about a lot.
- Day out in London
- Sunday 11th June 2000
A touristy day out in the centre of London with myself, Chie, Rob, Kanako and Maiko.
- Saturday 12th February 2000
A trip to London's Chinatown for Dim Sum.
- Tim's Visit
- Thursday 17th and Friday 18th June 1999
Tim's visit to Reading, including a trip into London, and a jolly along to the union.