Monday, 2 February 2009

A London so rarely seen


We have snow, proper snow, not a sprinkling, not a dash, but proper drifts. It's the first time in my life I have not been able to get to work or travel because of the snow. For anyone for whom snow is not unusual it may be difficult to convey just how exciting it is to have heavy snow in London. Indulge me - there are a few pictures of the snow.







A road normally busy with cars, shut to traffic this morning

My sister just looked out of her window in another part of London and saw this:

5 comments:

Skein Queen said...

Wow! Great photos - esp. the fox! How quick was she with the camera.

alabama whirly said...

fantastic photos, I love them

Path Pimentinha said...

I saw it on TV today. I've never seen the snow. I am amazed about your photos. Congatulations.

katinkaknits said...

I love those days when the branches of the trees are covered with snow! It's time we had one here too!

eggnut said...

Just found your blog. Absolutely amazing snow and beautiful pictures!