ArchivesMay, 2017


The glory of the South Downs. Looking back towards Bo Peep Hill on Sunday 21st May. A 10-mile walk that started from Alfriston. It was one of those days that make you glad to be alive, and one you wished more hours in the day.Continue Reading


A visit around Easter time, to northern France for a short break, and a day trip to Cancale in Brittany. The photo shows some of the Oyster beds, and hadn’t quite appreciated the extent of how large these farms are, nor how enthusiastic (of the French people I saw that day) were of eating them. Friends of ours persuaded my wife and I to try one, and it will be our last we both decided. We couldn’t understand why anyone would consider eating them! But each to their own I suppose.Continue Reading