Darren W. Rees

Tag: Cardiff

All Hands by Brian Fell

All Hands sculpture by Brian Fell.   Located at Custom House Street, Cardiff, near Open University buildings. This work commemorates the manual workers of Cardiff Docks. It is sited above the culverted canal that…

Spillers Records, Cardiff

Spillers Records recognised as the oldest record in the world was founded in 1894.  In 2010 it relocated to Morgan Arcade in Cardiff.  Photos below were taken December 2017. This building was previously…

Peace Sculpture, Cardiff City Hall by Anton Agius

The Peace Sculpture at Cardiff City Hall, Civic Centre.  Sculptor was Chevalier Anton Agius.  This sculpture was presented to Cardiff Council in 2003 to commemorate the Greenham Common March (1981). Story from Wales…

Tune into Nature on Lunch Break

On a walk in Cardiff today noticing daffodils about to open, snowdrops (galanthus nivalis) bright in bloom, and some very distinctly patterned bark on a tree I’m not yet able to identify.   …

From dark and gloomy to glowing

Noticing the dark gloomy skies first thing in the morning and then much later in the day.   On the morning commute to Cardiff down the A470, noticing the red glare of car brake…

Molehills and Mountains

A frost down today but it didn’t deter the moles… On a playing field in Cardiff I noticed the many molehills.  The soil uplifted by the moles looked freshly dug.  I wonder how…