The top photo is The Devil’s Bridge at Gothard Pass from Michael Blann’s new book, Epic Cycling Climbs published by Thames & Hudson.
John Connelly’s atmospheric song links the old times and the present. The memorial to Grimsby Sailors was made by sculptor Trevor Harries and unveiled in 2005. Here it is when he was working on it.
The photos is the Llangollen Canal where it emerges from the Chirk tunnel. Tom Stainer & Liz Bennet wrote ‘Down The Old Canal’ for the 1978 BBC series ‘Watch’.