Nelson’s Column, London SW1Y

London, UK, images; statues and monuments – Westminster

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Address and postcode: Nelson’s Column, Trafalgar Square, St James’s, London SW1Y 5AY

The  52-m statue commemorating Admiral Lord Nelson, Britain’s famous sea lord, who died at the Battle of Trafalgar in 1805, dominates the now partly pedestrianised Trafalgar Square.

Nearest Underground Station: Charing Cross Station

More Trafalgar Square

The National Gallery

More statues and monuments

The statue of Queen Anne in front of St Paul’s Cathedral

The Buxton Memorial

Queen Victoria Memorial

 

 

 

Bus route 67 from Aldgate East Station to Wood Green, London, UK

London, UK, images; public transport

Public transport in London, UK
Public transport in London

Underground, Overground, National Rail, bus stops; bus route 67

Bus route 67: Aldgate East Station – Shoreditch High Street Station – Hoxton Station – Haggerston Station – Dalston Junction Station – Dalston Kingsland Station – Stoke Newington Station – St Ann’s Hospital – Turnpike Lane Station – Lordship Lane (and vice versa)

Bianco43, Lee Road, London SE3

London, UK, images; pubs and restaurants – South East London

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Bianco43, 1-3 Lee Road, Blackheath, London SE3 9RQ

A pizzeria Restaurant situated in Blackheath Village serving Pizza, Italian starters and deserts. Home delivery service is available.

Nearest station: Blackheath Station

More restaurants

Maggie’s Cafe and Restaurant, Lewisham

The Fire Station, Waterloo Road

Well Mix Oriental, Camberwell Church Street

Spice Grove Indian Restaurant, Lewisham

Shad Indian Restaurant, SE1

More South East London

Closed-down pub: Wenlock House, Forest Hill

New buildings in Molesworth Street, Lewisham

The Predicted “Coldest Winter” in London

London, UK, images; seasons and weather – winter

According to leading British broadsheets and tabloids, a very severe winter with record minus temperatures was to hit the country. This is what the “arctic conditions” and “crippling blizzards” looked like so far:

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More about seasons in London

Seasons in London: The appearance of this year’s first parachutes

Seasons in London: Primulas in Hyde Park

Seasons in London: River Thames in summer

Seasonal change of trees: The very first autumn leaves in Battersea Park

 

Sea Containers House, Upper Ground, London SE1

London, UK, images; cafes and restaurants – South Bank

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Sea Containers House, 20 Upper Ground, London SE1

A prominent building on the South Bank housing offices: Mondrian London Hotel and Sea Containers Restaurant.

Nearest Underground Stations: Southwark StationWaterloo StationBlackfriars Station

Around Sea Containers House

An old-fashioned carousel – South Bank, London

Southbank Centre Undercroft Skatepark

“An innovative building” – The National Theatre

Bankside Gallery – “Contemporary watercolours for sale”

More commercial properties

New properties in London: The Southbank Tower

Kaleidoscope, London SE6

London, UK, images; commercial properties – South East London

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Address and postcode: Kaleidoscope, 32 Rushey Green, London SE6 4JF

Nearest stations: Catford and Catford Bridge Station

More services

NHS services and clinics in South East London: Sunshine House

St Thomas’ Hospital

Public transport: Buses to/from King’s College Hospital

More properties

32 Parkside, Knightsbridge (City of Westminster)