Notes from the Edge: Hampton

Notes from the Edge: Hampton

These notes were prepared for a photo walk in Hampton, Peterborough 18th August 2018 ‘As long as nature is seen as something outside ourselves, frontiered and foreign, separate, it is lost both to us and in us.’ John Fowles, The Tree What is our new place in Society?...
Silver Blaze

Silver Blaze

This guest post comes from writer and photographer Al Kitching. You can read more of his work at This Grey Spirit. This article focus on an area on the outer edge of Peterborough called Holme Fen. (If you are interested in writing about an area around Peterborough for...
A fair spot, and a goodly

A fair spot, and a goodly

Cities often develop in areas distant from their current centres. Original settlement locations were mainly chosen for their access to resources and their distance from other settlements. Through much of its early history, the land in and around present day...