Category Archives: Another Place

Down on the beach, an update.

Last week I wrote about how I had seen sand  being removed from around the base of one of the Iron Men. One of the 100 cast iron statues modelled on Antony Gormley that are spread along two miles of … Continue reading

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This week down the beach

Once again I have stayed local but it has been an interesting few days down on the beach. On Sunday as I walked along the beach I spotted a digger by one of the Iron Men and went over to … Continue reading

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Time for a dip

Down the beach this morning the air temperature was 1 degree C. The water temperature was 5 degree C. But for some people it was time for a paddle.   Actually it was a couple of the lifeguards out on … Continue reading

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Today down the beach.

Whilst most of the country is covered in snow, here on Merseyside it is a beautiful morning. Clear blue sky and bright sunshine, but bitterly cold. Time to put my boots on and go for a walk. Due to the … Continue reading

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Today down the beach

The forecast for Liverpool is a bit gloomy today with another lockdown on the horizon. I went down the beach to escape and have a chat to, the Iron Men, I chatted to Ivan, the Iron Man. He had got … Continue reading

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Stormy Seas.

It was wild and windy as I walked along the beach this morning. It was high tide and as I approached the coastguard station the waves were crashing over onto the prom. Time to take a step back although it … Continue reading

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A Porpoise on Crosby Beach.

This morning I was enjoying my early morning walk when I spotted something lying on the beach. It was a dead Porpoise which had probably been washed up during the recent storms. Someone had reported it and as I stood … Continue reading

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Magic moments on Crosby Beach.

Early morning and I was down on Crosby Beach. It was almost deserted, just me and a seagull. Then a Little Egret flew in to say “Hello” to one of the Iron Men. Magic

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Down Crosby Beach

It is another beautiful morning and I am out for my early morning exercise. The tide was out and the beach was deserted. I wandered out to one of the Iron Men who was watching a container ship pass by. … Continue reading

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This is getting serious.

I was down on Crosby Beach early this morning and even one of the Iron Men was wearing a mask. Where did he get it from? There are non in the shops. Meanwhile most of them just gazed out to … Continue reading

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