Archive for October 8th, 2012

Air time

08Oct12

I don’t often stop to think about the Clean Air Acts of 1956 and 1968. But my train stopped beside a litter strewn derelict site with crumbling brick arches. The overhanging brickwork was covered in thick black soot. When I was a child all the older buildings in every city were covered in soot. I […]