The Diana Awards are nominating today as National Kindness Day. Go out and do something kind.
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Native Indian Fashion Exhibition
At the NMAI in New York there is an exhibition celebrating Native American fashion. With over 70 items on display it looks at the Native Indian fashion designers over the last 50 years.
Sunday, 26 March 2017
Great Barn - Beaulieu St Leonards
Driving through the New Forest and came across these old ruins. Apparently these are the remains of a medieval great barn which belonged to Beaulieu Abbey. It was one of the largest barns in Europe measuring 300 feet long by 50 feet wide.
St Leonard's Grange with ruins of medieval chapel
Thursday, 23 March 2017
Monday, 20 March 2017
Dame Vera Lynn
Forces sweetheart, Dame Vera Lynn, celebrates her 100th birthday today. She has also become the oldest person to release an album which is currently outselling Drake and Zara Larsson in this week's album chart. To mark the occasion, her image was projected onto the white cliffs of Dover.
Sunday, 19 March 2017
Chuck Berry RIP
Rock n roll pioneer, Chuck Berry, has died at the age of 90. With songs such as "Maybelline", "Roll Over Beethoven" and "Johnny B Goode" heavily influenced the distinctive sound of rock and roll.
with Mick Jagger
with Jerry Lee Lewis
with John Lennon
with Ray Charles
with James Brown