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Wembley Park 7:30
Time, date and weather: 2.20 pm, Saturday 23rd September 2017. Mostly overcast, 18°C, wind 10 mph.
Description: Starting on the pedestrianised thoroughfare near the junction with Wembley Hill Road. Traffic on Wembley Hill Road, growing fainter; footsteps and voices of passersby; rattling of a wheeled suitcase; a train passes Wembley Stadium station; occasional traffic on South Way; sounds start to take on a slightly more reverberant tone a short way into Wembley Park Boulevard; children's voices; a football is bounced and kicked; loud noise of air conditioning units; recorded steam whistle sound from an electric vehicle resembling a miniature steam engine, its open carriages seating a few very young children; loud hum from a generator; noise of construction vehicles working near the junction with Engineer's Way; a voice on a construction worker's walkie-talkie.