Tag Archives: Brighton

The surreal animations of Cyriak

If you like your animations loopy and surreal then look no further than UK animator Cyriak. Often featuring cows, cats and deformed monsters, he’s created bumps for [adult swim], commercials for Coca Cola and one of the best video remixes … Continue reading

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Historypin: an ingenious look at the past

Check out this cool site called Historypin that puts old photos into context with maps, stories and handy Google Street View overlays. I like this one from 1926 of cyclists outside Bank Station in London. As seen from the modern … Continue reading

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Five of the best: alternative tea rooms

Tea, scones, cream and cake: British clichés right up there with endless weather chat and the stiff upper lip. That said, there’s not much better than a soothing cuppa. So if you like your tea trendy not chintzy have a … Continue reading

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Top of the Shops: Choccywoccydoodah, Brighton

If you ever head down Brighton way be sure to swing by Choccywoccydoodah. Now, I’ve never been one for sweet stuff, personally. I’ll take the cheese any time. But this place is something else. Every piece is a work of … Continue reading

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