The picture shows the canal near Mirfield and the reflections show the weather pattern on Friday. By Saturday even the occasional sightings of the sun where lost behind thick cloud.
Monday, 7 July 2008
This sign is stuck on the boards which are nailed up to the closed windows of what once was my nearest pub. A vast social revolution is taking place around us as the number of local pubs is being decimated. As items of value themselves, they are being remorselessly removed.
Over the last week or so, hundreds of these banners have appeared on lamp-posts on all roads leading to Huddersfield. The cost of producing the banners and erecting them must have been frightening. And yet, they do not tell you what the Kirklees Youth Games are, when they are, nor where they are. So what is the point?