Saturday, 18 September 2010

Take it to the bridge

Today, Newport Pagnell has been celebrating the 200th anniversary of Tickford Bridge, the last iron bridge in Britain to still carry main road traffic. Excited townsfolk duly assembeld to watch a parade of vehicles from sedan chairs and horse drawn coaches to double decker buses and minis trundle over the bridge. And, as we were in Newport Pagnell, the obligatory Aston Martins joined in:

Then off to the Rose and Crown to tuck into that traditional Newport Pagnell delicacy, Mars bar and vodka cheesecake:

Heston Blumenthal, eat your heart out...