Cold news

Today’s guest picture is another from Mike and Alison’s NZ holiday and shows the very pretty kowhai, generally regarded  as New Zealand’s national flower.. In spite of the many and much appreciated good wishes from correspondents, my cold was a lot worse this morning and I had to struggle to get out of bed atContinue reading “Cold news”

What we’ve missed

Today’s guest picture shows a fine boat on the Trent and Mersey Canal.  It was encountered by my brother Andrew as he was cycling along the tow path. It was a rather disappointing morning as we woke up to be greeted by yet more rain.  Instead of cycling, I did useful things like putting aContinue reading “What we’ve missed”