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June 27, 2012

Hand-held hands


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June 25, 2012

a solo moment with an 800w light


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June 24, 2012

gold medal


found here, not unreasonably, in the Old Printworks

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June 19, 2012

Pop-Up art exhibition


sorting out pictures for the Art Market POP UP Exhibition, Saturday 23rd June, in Holmfirth. I'm exhibiting five ballet drawings and five mixed media pieces.

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June 13, 2012

Momento Solo - the film

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June 12, 2012

Momento Solo


A dancer arrives at the studio for a performance, but before the others arrive she has a brief moment to herself.

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June 10, 2012

getting my head round the story


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June 07, 2012

Joe Cartwright


Another picture from Holmfirth in the early 70s, the newsagent's opposite the bottom of Cooper Lane. The temperature appears to be below zero, not un-common for the bottom of Cooper Lane in what, according to the Valentines Day notice in the window, must be late January

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June 06, 2012

Victoria and Albert


Victoria Mill, the queen of the valley, which was just below a mill called Perseverance, in an area above Holmfirth known as Bottoms.


Albert Mills were where the Coop is now. It bridged the river, over a four foot waterfall - an exciting discovery when, in the early seventies, with the river swollen after a Mayful of rain, Peter Heywood and I canoed from Castle's Garage to Sands.

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June 05, 2012

Holmfirth Jail


amongst many other uses this small stone building behind the church in Holmfirth was once a prison. It now features in the up and coming Holmfirth Arts Festival
photo JC circa 1974

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June 02, 2012

the drawing comes to life


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