On a warm August Saturday, Mrs E and I set off for the beach.
We passed one or two landmarks:
I decided that a blue dial Yacht-Club with an oyster bracelet would be the appropriate watch in the hope that the blue dial might encourage blue skies.
In fact the clouds did give way to blue skies.
This particular beach is a long way from the sea.
Nearby Big Ben was keeping good time.
We had tickets for the first beach volleyball session of the day.
Dressed for the occasion:
The warm up acts
Chinese women beat the Russian pair.
Time for some action from the men. Brazil beats Germany in two straight sets.
A fun day out. If only the other events could be taken so seriously.