The Top 12 posts of 2018 – dangling sneakers, fake houses, festival searches, turbines, drums, pyramids and recording studios

The Top 12 posts of 2018 - dangling sneakers, fake houses, festival searches, turbines, pyramids and recording studios

Here’s a listing of the most popular posts on this blog over 2018 – and it makes for quite an eclectic collection of articles covering a diverse range of topics from trains to festivals to urban mysteries!

Thank you to everyone who took the time to visit the site – and I hope you enjoyed what you found….

The mystery of sneakers dangling on the power lines of New York

 

The fake houses at 23 and 24 Leinster Gardens, Bayswater, London W2, March 2012

The fake houses at 23 and 24 Leinster Gardens, Bayswater, London W2

 

Festival security, drug searches and your safety – an insider’s guide, 2018 update

 

Building and buying an extra small, super-portable drum kit for gigging drummers

 

In photos: a walk around Needham Market, Suffolk

In photos: a walk around Needham Market, Suffolk

 

A trip on the new GWR Intercity Express trains - my verdict, October 2017

In photos: A trip on the new GWR Intercity Express trains – and my verdict

 

The rarely spinning turbines of the Strata Tower, south London

The rarely spinning turbines of the Strata Tower, south London

 

The curious Pyramidal tomb of William Mackenzie in Liverpool

 

A look around BBC's Maida Vale Studio MV3, Delaware Road, London, September 2016

A look around BBC’s wonderful Maida Vale Studio MV3, west London

 

The Art Deco splendour of the stunning Chrysler Building, New York City

The Art Deco splendour of the stunning Chrysler Building, New York City

 

The disused Thameslink platforms at Barbican station, London

 

Margate photos, scenes of the beach, Dreamland, Turner Gallery, Old Town and more, Kent, England

Over fifty Margate photos, including beach views, Dreamland, Turner Gallery, Old Town and more