Remembering James – 1939-Sept 28th, 2011- An inspiration and co-founder of Makasutu Culture Forest, The Gambia, West Africa


James English & 'Beth' - Mandina Balong, The Gambia, West Africa - image © Jason Florio

James & ‘Beth’, taking a bath – Mandina Balong, Makasutu Culture Forest, The Gambia, West Africa. Image © Jason Florio

The ‘River Gambia Expedition 2012 – 1000km source to sea African odyssey’ is dedicated to the memory of a great friend, inspirator, poet and global traveller: James English 1939-2011

Makasutu Culture Forest

We’ll raise a glass (or three) to you, today, James. You will always be missed.

Out thoughts go out to Lawrence and to James’ family.

 

(Peter) James English – 1939-2011

With Love

Helen & Jason xxx

 

 

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About River Gambia Expedition 2012

Jason Florio, FRGS: award-winning photojournalist. Helen Jones-Florio: expedition & photography producer. 2009: The couple co-led the West Africa expedition 'A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush - a 930km African odyssey' - the first circumnavigation of the small West African country, by foot, with two donkeys and a cart. Resulting in the award-winning series of portraits of Gambian village chiefs (Alkalo's) www.floriophoto.com (under 'Projects') http://930kmafricanodyssey.tumblr.com/ 2012-13: The couple co-led their second West Africa expedition - 'River Gambia Expedition - 1000km source-sea Africa odyssey' over-landing for 400km and canoeing the River Gambia for 720km https://rivergambiaexpedition2012.wordpress.com
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