Tag Archive: Nottingham

A Good Walk along the Canal

At the weekend we went for a long walk along the canal – the sun was shining and the ice creams were big… and the swans were fierce!!!🦢🍦☀️

May Blossom at Nottingham Castle

The weather in Britain has been glorious over the past couple of weeks, so I decided to take a stroll in the gardens of Nottingham Castle this weekend. I absolutely loved walking under… Continue reading

Trent Bridge in the Early Morning

Taken with my HTC One Mini (who knew phones could be this good?). Also featured on my Instagram account @laurenknifton

Thank you to a kind stranger

A few days ago I was packing my bag for work one morning and I couldn’t find my bus card. Naturally, I panicked and checked all the way through my bag and my… Continue reading

A Lancaster in Flight

This weekend was very special for me, because it was the first time I saw an Avro Lancaster in flight. When I was a child I heard so much about the “Queen of the Sky”… Continue reading

Armed Forces Day

Candid photography at a hot and sunny Armed Forces Day in Nottingham. A great day out – hope you enjoy the photos!

Publishing a New Book – Cover Just Finished!

Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been preparing a new book for publication on behalf of my Dad. John Knifton has been editing a commemorative volume as part of the celebrations of… Continue reading

A mysterious photo of D. H. Lawrence

Today when I was looking through the online archives for my old school, Nottingham High School for Girls, I came across something very interesting. The old girls association has been recently been uploading old photographs of… Continue reading

An Ancient Ceremony in Nottingham (Plus Robin Hood?)

On Saturday I was very lucky to be able to go along to one of the most ancient ceremonies in the East Midlands (a region of England that includes several shires). St Mary’s Church… Continue reading