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Day Out 
Goodwood
April 23, 2019  by Chris Pratt 


A mate of mine was racing his Caterham 7 at Goodwood, not the frenetic Revival or Festival of Speed but a club...


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Memory Lane 
The Friendship Bridge
April 1, 2019  by Chris Pratt 


In 1988 I travelled from Bangkok to Nong Khai, on the banks of the Mekong River in Northern Thailand,...


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Back to basics... 
Language of the Street
March 2, 2019  by Chris Pratt 


Out for the day around Brick Lane; doing a bit of teaching.  These kids are good, so just the odd tip and a bit of banter...


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From the archive 
Back In Time
October 27, 2018  by Chris Pratt 


Only thirty or so years ago but even then, in 1986, the fishing village of Tai O – on a far corner...


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Short trip 
Ile d’Oleron
September 17, 2018  by Chris Pratt 


After many visits (documented on this website) to Ile de Re, just off La Rochelle on France’s Atlantic...


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Just a picture... 
CarFest South
August 27, 2018  by Chris Pratt 


It’s full-throttle, as the man says – the cars have gone to bed but the children haven’t....


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Just a picture... 
Sunday in Madrid
May 20, 2018  by Chris Pratt 


If all fails there’s the El Rastro flea market, the most popular in Madrid – or in Spain,...


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Just a picture... 
Brick Lane
April 29, 2018  by Chris Pratt 


For me Brick Lane is memory lane, although I’m not sure how much I remember surrounding the late...


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Big trip 
Keep Death Off The Roads…
February 25, 2018  by Chris Pratt 


…drive on the pavement. I first went to Saigon (Ho Chi Min City or HCMC – but Saigon as in Bia Sai Gon or the Saigon...


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Just a picture... 
Portobello Road
December 9, 2017  by Chris Pratt 


I’m pretty sure it’s not their house but they were having fun – even after I was caught...


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