Category Archives: Lower Parkstone Project


Ashley Cross Green (aka Parkstone Park)

Photographs of Ashley Cross Green (aka The Green, or Parkstone Park), Lower Parkstone, Poole, Dorset. Taken on 19th February and 6th March 2016. These photos are available to purchase. Please contact me for details. Early morning […]


My photos feature in ‘Laundry & Cleaning Today’ Magazine

Two of the photos I took of the fire and refurbishment of Barkers, Lower Parkstone, have just featured in the July/August edition of the industry journal ‘Laundry & Cleaning Today’ (  


‘Rude’ sex shop, Lower Parkstone

Click to view larger versions On Wednesday 1st April 2015, the exterior of Ride bicycle shop turned into Lower Parkstone’s very own Adults Only sex shop, ‘Rude’. This was an April Fool’s Day joke that took […]


Barkers about to re-open after fire

After a fire in October 2013, which closed the shop, Barkers (laundry and dry cleaning) will be re-opening on (fingers crossed!) 23rd June 2014 with its usual washing, drying and dry cleaning facilities. → SEE PHOTOS FROM BEFORE […]


‘Parkstone Matters’ magazine article

The Lower Parkstone Photographic Project features in December’s ‘Parkstone Matters’ magazine, which is out now. The magazine is delivered free to all homes and businesses in the Parkstone area. Click here to read the article (PDF download). […]


Barkers Launderette – After The Fire

On Saturday 5th October 2013, two days after I took my first photos, Barkers suffered a fire at their Lower Parkstone branch. This has temporarily closed the launderette, although they can still accept dry cleaning […]


Magazine article on the Lower Parkstone Photographic Project

‘Parkstone Matters’, a new monthly, free, magazine published by Hibu (rebranded name of, is doing an article on the Lower Parkstone Photographic Project. The magazine with this article comes out in November and is delivered […]


The Lower Parkstone Photographic Project

Photos of the businesses in Lower Parkstone… I am undertaking a photographic project that will document the various businesses of Lower Parkstone and Ashley Cross over a couple of years. See which businesses have already taken […]