A sad farewell and two treats

Today’s guest picture comes from a recent visit to Nantwich by my brother Andrew.   Not only was the architecture stunning but it had a coffee house.  He was very happy. The chief business of the day was shedding a tear or two as we said goodbye to Matilda who was taking her parents back toContinue reading “A sad farewell and two treats”

From the Forth to the North

No guest picture today as there are far too many of mine in here already so the top picture is of the chief guest showing her father and granny how to cope with the stepping stones across the river Dreel in the old harbour. She demonstrated several methods… …and granny and daddy soon got theContinue reading “From the Forth to the North”

An exciting destination

Today’s guest picture comes from my Newcastle correspondent and shows that I wasn’t the only one visiting castles on Bank Holiday Monday.  It shows Belsay Castle in the sun. We ran out of sunshine for the most part today, although there was the occasional ray to take in. On the plus side, the wind hadContinue reading “An exciting destination”

Sun , sea and sand

I stole today’s fine guest picture from Sandy without asking him so I hope he is not cross.  I used it because it shows the view across the Lothians towards the Forth and you can just see where we are staying in the background on the far shore. We woke to strong winds and poundingContinue reading “Sun , sea and sand”

A package is delivered

Today’s guest picture comes from Dropscone who has been on his travels too.  He was in Edinburgh at a family do and managed to find a golf course with a splendid view. The forecast for today had been terrible but a knowledgeable chap in a hut whom we met yesterday on our walk told usContinue reading “A package is delivered”