Back in action

Today’s guest picture is another from my brother’s visit to Flamborough Head last month.  When it came to trying to spot the odd bird, he was not alone. With a forecast of “rain later”, it was important to leap out of bed early and get going today.   I didn’t exactly leap (it was more ofContinue reading “Back in action”

A questionable sort of day

Today’s guest picture shows the elegant ceiling of Bath Abbey.  Venetia took the picture when she was there with my sister Mary recently. I always think that these places must take a lot of dusting to keep them clean. It was a day of questions. Would I do anything useful after breakfast?  Yes, a littleContinue reading “A questionable sort of day”

I can get that satisfaction

Today’s picture, sent by my brother, shows my siblings having a riotous time at Somerset House. From left to right, Susan, Andrew, Mary and Caroline. Today started well when I woke up early, got up early and got out on the bike fairly early.  I followed a route which took me round the first half ofContinue reading “I can get that satisfaction”

Driven not to despair but to Warrington

Today’s picture, taken by my sister Mary yesterday on a sunny walk in London, shows the rich and mighty competing to see who can build the silliest looking building.   The building on the extreme left is hors de compétition. I’ve not much to say about today as it was mostly spent in driving Granny toContinue reading “Driven not to despair but to Warrington”

The return of the rain

Today’s picture from son Alistair and wife Clare’s recent trip to the US shows the One World Trade centre catching the sun. There was no sun to catch here this morning as the recent spell of good weather ground to a halt.  We woke to a warm but rainy day and I was grateful forContinue reading “The return of the rain”