Beetle’s Eye View is currently on a summer internship: temporarily swapping the sweltering bowels of London for the airy armpits of North Wales. Like most internships, my venture is unpaid and will likely do nothing for my future job prospects, but I’m doing it anyway, for the ‘experience’. With such a bountiful harvest of valleys, … Continue reading Llangollen



Vast and unkempt, Snaresbrook offers rugged rurality a stone’s throw from Central London. Think of a Tube station with a tree-lined car park. Not that easy is it? That’s because allocated parking is usually the preserve of countryside railway stations or sober commuter towns; welcome to Snaresbrook. Named after a tributary to the nearby River … Continue reading Snaresbrook