In these days of computer games and iPods, toys from a simpler time. They’re still popular. These are in Bridlington, on the Yorkshire coast.

An image from a long term project reflecting on the British interaction with our coastline.

catalogue number sb017649

A much loved shop, Porter Bookshop in Sheffield’s Sharrow Vale. Filled to the brim with philosophy, cooking, art, stories travel and Calvin & Hobbes cartoons. A marvellous one room adventure for the curious of mind. #sheffield #books #ThisIsMyBookstore #curiosity (at Porter Bookshop, Sharrow Vale)

Souvenirs in #York, some are souvenirs of York. York, 2012

catalogue number sb011846

Northern Soul rabbit, #York 2014

catalogue number sb017910

A slightly disturbing juxtaposition of notices. Here in pudding island we’re all aware of the (well deserved) reputation of train toilets. But, fitting them with an emergency ladder? #travelling #trains #whimsy #warning (at On Route to Sheffield)

Waiting for a local train: South Yorkshire. #travelling #sky #commuting #escape (at Swinton Station)

How the seaside once was. In the late 1950s/very early 1960s my father, a furnace engineer from the north of England enjoying a holiday in the Isle of Man. We think this is a beach on the NW coast near The Cronk.

An image from a long term project reflecting on the British interaction with our coastline.

catalogue number sb013485

When I am photographing in the street, I will see an old lady who wears purple. Apologies to Jenny Joseph…

Sheffield 2012

catalogue number sb010766

Crazy fairground rides under a storm leaden sky. Bridlington 2014

An image from a long term project reflecting on the British interaction with our coastline.

catalogue number sb017891

In #Bridlington, summer 2014

An image from a long term project reflecting on the British interaction with our coastline.

catalogue number sb017650