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A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

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Edinburgh
Themes

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Work

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Shops

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Cars

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Bus
Termini

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Festivals

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Forth
Bridges

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Street Art
& Graffti

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Leith
Docks

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Police
Boxes

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Then
& Now

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Trams

 

 

Edinburgh Photographic Society

December 3, 2014

 

 

 

Royal Mile

Canongate, Royal Mile School

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May 2008

Looking south to Royal Mile School

Police Box and Zebra Crossing outside Royal Mile Primary School, Canongate

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken May 1, 2008

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Royal Mile

Canongate, near New Street

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August 2010

Looking east down the Royal Mile

Police Box on the corner of Canongate and Cranston Street, beside the Edinburgh School of English

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                              Photograph taken August 16, 2010

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Royal Mile

High Street, near Hunter Square

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August 2010

Looking east down the Royal Mile  -  Festival 'Balloon Man'

Police Box in the High Street - part of Edinburgh's Royal Mile

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                          Photograph taken: August 16, 2010

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August 2010

Looking west up the Royal Mile  -  Festival street artist

Police Box in the High Street - part of Edinburgh's Royal Mile

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                    Photograph taken: August 16, 2010

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May 2012

Looking north across the Royal Mile towards Cockburn Street.  Police Box for sale.

Police Box in the High Street - part of Edinburgh's Royal Mile

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken: May 22, 2012

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Royal Mile

Lawnmarket, near George IV Bridge

6.

May 2012

A fine spring day

Police Box in the Lawnmarket - part of Edinburgh's Royal Mile  -  For Sale, May 2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                         Photograph taken: May 22, 2012

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August 2011

Festival Street Artist

Lawnmarket  -  Grey Man and Birds  -  Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2011

 Peter Stubbs    Photo taken during the first week of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. August 12, 2011

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August 2011

Festival Street Artist  -  Image modified in Photoshop

Lawnmarket  -  Grey Man and Birds  -  Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2011

 Peter Stubbs    Photo taken during the first week of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. August 12, 2011

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Cowgate

near Pleasance

9.

October 2010

This box has now moved a few yards round the corner into Pleasance

Police Box in Cowgate, close to the Salvaton Army building at the foot of Pleasance  -  October 2010

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken October 9, 2010

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Grassmarket

near West Bow

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November 2010

Winter evening

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  November 27, 2010

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November 2010

Winter evening (again)

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  November 27, 2010

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November 2010

Winter evening (again) - converted to sepia tone

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photo taken:  November 27, 2010

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November 2010

Painting titled:  'Weird Night'

The foot of West Bow and West Bow Well  -  view from the Grassmarket

  Matylda Konecka, Newhay, Rochdale, Greater Manchester

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Drummond Street

at junction with Pleasance

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March 2011

Beneath the Flodden Wall

Police Box at the corner of Drummond Street and Pleasance

Reproduced with acknowledgement to Alex Jackson, Mortonhall, Edinburgh:  March 1, 2011

15.

May 2008

Looking shabby

Coffee Bar and Police Box on the corner of Middle Meadow Walk and Lauriston Place

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken May 14, 2008

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August 2010

Repainted

Police Box beneath the Floddon Wall at the corner of Drummond Street and Pleasance

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken August 19, 2010

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August 2010

Door open!

Police Box beneath the Floddon Wall at the corner of Drummond Street and Pleasance

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                               Photograph taken August 19, 2010

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August 2010

Inside the Police Box

Police Box beneath the Floddon Wall at the corner of Drummond Street and Pleasance

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                               Photograph taken August 19, 2010

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October 2010

Decorated

Police Box beneath the Floddon Wall at the corner of Drummond Street and Pleasance

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                               Photograph taken October 3, 2010

21.

October 2010

Re-decorated.  The box has since been decorated in different styles,
including a 'Yes' theme for the Scottish Independence Referendum in 2014.

Police Box beneath the Floddon Wall at the corner of Drummond Street and Pleasance

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                   Photograph taken August 3, 2011

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October 2010

Zoom-in to left-hand side of box

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October 2010

Zoom-in to front of box

Zoom-in to see one of the pictures on the Police Box at Drummond Street  -  August, 2011       Zoom-in to see one of the pictures on the Police Box at Drummond Street  -  August, 2011

     peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                    Photos taken August 3, 2011                             peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                  Photos taken August 3, 2011

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October 2010

Zoom-in to right-hand side of box

Zoom-in to see one of the pictures on the Police Box at Drummond Street  -  August, 2011

  Laurence Neil, Fountainbridge Edinburgh:                               Photo taken  Aug 2011

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Lauriston Place

at junction with Middle Meadow Walk

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October 2010

A wooden replica Police Box on a trailer + genuine larger cast iron Police Box

Police Box at Lauriston Place, and Police Box Coffee Bar at the northern end of Middle Meadow Walk

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                         Photograph taken: May 20, 2008

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May 2010

The replica and genuine Police Boxes (again)

Coffee Bar and Police Box on the corner of Middle Meadow Walk and Lauriston Place

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken May 10, 2008

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Richmond Lane

near former Deaconess Hospital, Pleasance

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May 2008

This Police Box was decorated for a small art exhibition during the Edinburgh Festival a few years ago.

A decorated Police Box on the corner of Richmond Lane and Gilmour Street in Edinburgh Old Town  -  May 2008

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken May 14, 2008

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May 2008

Zoom-in.      This Police Box has now (Nov 2014) been removed

A decorated Police Box on the corner of Richmond Lane and Gilmour Street in Edinburgh Old Town  -  May 2008

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken May 14, 2008

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Market Street

near the foot of Cockburn Street

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June 2008

Police Box + Blossom

Police Box near the foot of Market Street, at the SE corner of Princes Street Gardens  -  2008

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken: June 22, 2008

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November 2010

Police Box damaged

Police Box (now damaged) at the foot of Market Street, at the SE corner of East Princes Street Gardens

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken: November 8, 2010

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May 2012

Box repaired and For Sale.   This box is due to open as a coffee stall in winter 2014-15

Police Box near the foot of Market Street, at the SE corner of Princes Street Gardens  -  2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                       Photograph taken: May 22, 2012

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Princes Street

near National Galleries

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May 2012

National Galleries and Old Town in the background

Police Box in the SW corner of East Princes Street Gardens

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Photograph taken May 20, 2008

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October 2010

This box opened as a snack bar on 23 November 2014

Police Box in the NW corner of East Princes Street Gardens  -  October 2010

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken October 9, 2010

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Princes Street

West End

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June 2008

Police Box near the West End of Princes Street, at the top of the steps leading down to Princes Street Gardens

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken: June 23, 2008

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Little King Street

near John Lewis

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June 2008

Snack Bar in front of St Mary's Roman Catholic Cathedral at the top of Leith Walk

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                       Photograph taken:  June 9, 2008

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Heriot Row

near the junction with India Street

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December 2007

Police Box in Heriot Row near the junction with India Street

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken December 22, 2007

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December 2007

I felt that the main features of this photo,  the cobbles and the police box, stood out  better when this picture was displayed as a  negative image.

Police Box in Heriot Row near the junction with India Street

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken December 22, 2007

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Drumsheugh Gardens

near Queensferry Street

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November 2010

Winter

Drumsheugh Gardens  -  Police Box  -  November 2010

  Copyright: For permission to reproduce, please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                            Photograph taken November 29, 2010

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May 2012

Pillar Box, Postman and Police Box

Drumsheugh Gardens  -  Pillar Box, Postman, and Police Box for sale  -  May 2012

  Copyright: For permission to reproduce, please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                      Photograph taken May 28, 2012

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Whitehouse Loan

Bruntsfield

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October 2010

Police box at Whitehouse Loan, close to the junction with Thirlstane Road and the former St Margaret's Convent  - Photograph taken Octber 2010

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken October 9, 2010

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Morningside Road

at the junction with Morningside Park

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June 2006

Snack bar

Police Box converted to a snack bar at the corner of Morningside Road and Springvalley Gardens - June 2006

 Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken 15 June 2006 at 1.45pm

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June 2006

There are two police boxes in this photo.  The one at the back was removed some time after the photo was taken.

Police Box converted to a snack bar at the corner of Morningside Road and Springvalley Gardens - June 2006

 Copyright: Peter Stubbs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken 15 June 2006 at 1.46pm

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Canonmills

Howard Street, beside the Water of Leith

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October 2010

Looking down from the upper deck of a 23 bus

Police Box at Howard Place, beside the Water of Leith, on the corner of Brandon Terrace and Inverleith Row - Photographed October, 2010

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken October 18, 2010

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October 2010

Police Box at Howard Place, beside the Water of Leith, on the corner of Brandon Terrace and Inverleith Row - Photographed October, 2010

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                      Photograph taken October 19, 2010

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November 2013

The Police Box is wearing a 'Doctor Who' scarf  - 

Police Box atCanonmills on the bridge over the Water of Leith on the corner of Howard Street and Brandon Terrace  -  November 2013

  Neil Kennedy , Edinburgh                                                                                                                                                     Photograph taken November 26, 2013

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Leith Links

Links Gardens

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June 2008

Police Box on the corner of Links Gardens and East Hermitage Place  -  June 2008

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                         Photograph taken: May 20, 2008

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Leith

Shore, beside the Water of Leith

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May 2012

For Sale  -  This box has since been repainted

The Shore - Police Box beside Cruz Restaurant  -  Police Box for sale, May 2012

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Photograph taken May 25, 2012

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Newhaven Harbour

Pier Place

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May 2008

Police Box at Newhaven Harbour  -  May 2008

Peter Stubbs  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photograph taken May 16, 2008

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Granton Square

Around 1958

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Around 1958

The estimated date is based on comments that I've received about the ships, rig, train, transport, buildings and people in this photo!

Looking down on Granton Square and across to Granton Harbour  -  Photograph possibly taken around 1950

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to the Robert Grieves Collection and to Argyll Publishing

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Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks