Archive for December, 2009

Winter berries

December 31, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  4 Comments

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I took this pic of snow-covered berries on the solstice when I went out to Cullercoats.

Enjoy your New Year’s Eve, whatever you are doing.

Fenwick’s

December 30, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  5 Comments

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Taken through a door viewer to get this rounded fisheye effect.

Happy early new year!

Civic Centre Christmas tree

December 29, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  2 Comments

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The Christmas tree at the Civic Centre. Taken from St Mary’s Place.

Tynemouth Surf Co

December 28, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  6 Comments

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Tynemouth Surf Co. The night this was taken, there were surfers in the sea, even though it was the beginning of December, stupidly cold and nearly dusk.

Two picture Sunday – Christmas Library

December 27, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  2 Comments

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This is in Newcastle Library.

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Civic Centre on a snowy day

December 26, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  No Comments

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This is the Civic Centre on a snowy day just before Christmas. Taken from John Dobson Street.

I hope you all got everything you wanted for Christmas.

Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  4 Comments

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This guy was playing Jingle Bells as the snow poured down on Christmas Eve. He had a cheery smile and brightened up my morning!

Have a very Merry Christmas everyone. Thank you again for your understanding and support at a very tough time.

Eldon Square again

December 24, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  6 Comments

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Polar bears in the Christmas display in Eldon Square.

Now Approaching the Civic Centre

December 23, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  3 Comments

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Approaching the Civic Centre on Great North Road.  This feel like going home to me.

Happy Early Christmas, everybody!

xoxo,

Cassandra

Christmas lights on Percy Street

December 22, 2009  |  Newcastle upon Tyne  |  3 Comments

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And now for something completely different. These are the Christmas lights on Percy Street, along with Haymarket bus station. The arc of lights is the new Haymarket metro station.

Taken from the spiral car park.