Author Archives: Hazel
Malabar Court on the White City estate in Shepherd’s Bush was completed in 1966 and was designed by Noel Moffett. I would make a reasonable guess that the hexagonal rooms look better from the outside than they work in practical … Continue reading
The Fox is at the foot of Green Lane.
This photograph of a bare birch tree on Osterley Park View Road that I took yesterday already has 141 views on Flickr. I have no idea why. It’s not that good!
In the early 1950s, my gran and papa volunteered to leave their Victorian tenement in White Street, Partick to move to a new council estate on the outskirts of the city of Glasgow in an area called Nitshill. The estate … Continue reading
This slogan adorned South Hanwell Baptist Church on Boston Road for years. It was replaced recently by a simple sign stating the name of the church and its website. This is better. And it means so many different things: Know … Continue reading
This was taken exactly two years ago on the Grand Union Canal in Hanwell.
This is a lovely building and it is a shame it hasn’t been used in years. It is available to buy if you are interested.
My friend and I were bemoaning the fact that although our boys have lived in Hanwell W7 all their lives their birth certificates say they were born in Southall UB1.