Misty Moisty Morning
I am no early riser. I’ll just about stir myself to get to Billingsgate occasionally, and I’ve been known to get up early to take one of those ridiculous cheap flights that only seem to leave at horrid hours of the day. But there are some things that really are worth the effort – and if you can suffer the pain at the moment there are some incredible morning views from the Thames.
And no – I don’t have a new camera – this one’s borrowed. But being posh, it takes better shots than I do…
This majestic sight is actually the ballast works at Charlton. I tell you – early morning mist, with the sun doing its best to burn through it does wonders for even the dullest place. To be honest I’m rather fond of this wharf – I love the fact that it still has a working railway on the secret Angerstein line that many people don’t even realise exists.
Moving on, we next see Millennium Village, in muted shades that make it look like some kind of fairy city: