• crossing the viaduct
  • steam dreams
  • family of phoneboxes
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  • The Old Docks
  • across the Tay
  • Celebrating Buckingham Palace
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  • Jubilee Barge
  • royal william yard
  • saltash bridge
  • olympic celebrations
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  • horseguards parade
  • white cliffs of Dover
  • Forth rail bridge
  • Edinbourgh castle 24x24Acrylic on board
  • battle of britain heroes
  • dunkirk-little-ships
  • westminster-wedding
  • wedding-mall
  • double-deckers-whitehall
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  • castle and chimneys
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Celebrating Britain!

Keep calm and celebrate!

keep calm and celebrate

The diamond jubilee gave us thousands of street parties all over the country. A wonderful celebration of all things British and Royal. We had a street party in my village with seating for a thousand. Actually there were several thousand there sharing lunch and partying!

The attraction here is the contrast of the huge storm clouds gathering with the brightly lit partygoers bathed in sunshine. It’s a typical summer’s day in Britain! “Hope the weather holds!”

There’s an allegory here – despite the economic storm clouds gathering – keep calm and celebrate!

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