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THE FRIDAY GLAMOUR 15!

Rita HayworthRochelle HudsonRita JohnsonAnne ShirleyAnn SothernBrenda JoycePublicity photo for The Rains Came (1939)Carol LynleyIda LupinoJoan BennettJane GreerJean HarlowJanet LeighJane RussellMarion MartinPatricia MedinaHave a glamorous Friday!

THE THURSDAY GLAMOUR 15!

Gertrude MichaelIda LupinoJane RussellPublicity photo for The Outlaw (1943)Lauren Bacall on the set of Designing Woman (1957)Marlene DietrichPublicity photo for Desire (1936)Myrna LoyMarion MartinRochelle HudsonVilma BankyAnn DvorakAnne ShirleyAnn Soth…

Purple Heron, Maxey/Etton pits, Cambs

This morning I was at ‘Maxton’ at 5.05. Two days ago Nathan Stimpson had seen a Purple Heron there and yesterday had reported seeing it twice. So, it was certainly worth an early start to see if it flew in. It duly did! I saw it in flight (low) at 5.45…

Purple Heron, Maxey/Etton pits, Cambs

This morning I was at ‘Maxton’ at 5.05. Two days ago Nathan Stimpson had seen a Purple Heron there and yesterday had reported seeing it twice. So, it was certainly worth an early start to see if it flew in. It duly did! I saw it in flight (low) at 5.45…

THE WEDNESDAY GLAMOUR 15!

Joan Crawford and Clark Gable (in background) on the set of Chained (1934)Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell put their hand and footprints in cement at Grauman’s ChineseTheatre, 1953Brian Aherne and Constance Bennett on the set of Merrily We Live (1938)Da…

THE TUESDAY GLAMOUR 15: ROCHELLE HUDSON

Something new for the blog: 15 images celebrating the glamour of a single star. Today the glorious Rochelle Hudson (1916-1972), a favourite of our Facebook member Francisco Benitez. If you have a star you would like featured in this series, please send…

Baikal Teal (record shot)

On Saturday (18 May), I went to look at March Farmers from the north bank of the Nene, east of the Cross Guns pumping station (where the footpath goes down to Ring’s End). I figured I would be a bit closer to any waders which have been hanging around i…

THE MONDAY GLAMOUR 15!

Joan CrawfordJean PetersPublicity photo for Captain from Castile (1947)Lauren BacallLilyan TashmanMyrna LoyPeggy ShannonRochelle HudsonAdrienne AmesConstance BennettCarole LandisDorothy LamourEleanor ParkerGlenda FarrellIda LupinoMarion MartinHave a gl…