Before and after, Sylvan Road

Before and after, good bye to Sylvan Road, Crystal Palace. #SE19

Oh how I will miss Crystal Palace! #SE19

Oh how I will miss Crystal Palace! #SE19

The Sylvan Estate in all its glory! #SE19

The Sylvan Estate in all its glory! #SE19

R.I.P. Jackie Skarvellis

A dear friend of ours passed away a week ago today. You were much loved and will be missed sorely. R.I.P. Jackie Skarvellis

Sunday afternoon walk with Iggy the Dinosaur

In 1853, a group of eminent professors and palaeontologists held a New Year’s Eve feast inside the concrete mould of an Iguanodon in Crystal Palace’s Dinosaur Court. The first full-scale reconstruction of dinosaurs ever attempted went on public display when the park opened in June 1854. Dinosaur remains were being discovered up and down the […]

Coot, Crystal Palace Park

A Coot lays between 5-7 eggs and then incubation takes about 21 days. Coot pairs can have several clutches in a Summer so keep your eyes peeled for more.

It snowed today

We awoke to a light dusting of snow this morning as frosty conditions swept across the UK.

Nice to meet you, The Gipsy Hill Cat

A black and white cat has been going to the Gipsy Hill railway station in South London almost every day to greet passengers and give them cuddles while they are awaiting their train. Many passengers have been greeted by this friendly tuxedo cat every day for the past year and it’s something they always look […]