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Brace yourselves

There’s a whole load of photo-heavy posts in the works. Here’s an appetite-whetter: And another: And one last one: We’re on holiday… more soon!

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Other people’s gardens: Lacock Abbey (mainly)

We have just returned from a little jolly to the West Country. The focus of our visit was Glastonbury, to help a friend celebrate his 50th birthday, and I hope I’m as positive about it when it’s my turn.¬†We travelled … Continue reading

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More camera testing, and a return to Castle Ashby

The other day I acquired (possibly permanently, we shall see) a Fuji Finepix S7000. A certain amount of googling uncovered sufficient information for me to decide to test it out and see if I like it as a “spare” camera … Continue reading

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Other People’s Gardens, birthday edition: Nymans

Yesterday was both my and J’s birthdays and we had tickets to see a favourite band, who were playing in Brighton. This meant an overnight stay and the chance to do one or two other touristy things at the same … Continue reading

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Other People’s Gardens: Castle Ashby again

It’s been a few years since I posted about a visit to Castle Ashby gardens. Last Tuesday, despite the risk of showers, we went back with Mum, my brother, sister-in-law, nephews and the family dogs (Mum’s dog Benji and my … Continue reading

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Other People’s Gardens: Crook Hall

We have had a brief but enjoyable trip to Durham to see my brother and his family, and while there we took the opportunity to visit Crook Hall. This is a little haven near the busy city centre, a medieval … Continue reading

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Other People’s Gardens: A brief visit to Wightwick

Not only have we done very little in our own garden this year, but we haven’t done much visiting either. Both are for the same reasons, really – J has been working away a lot and has not felt like … Continue reading

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