Visit Lochalsh & the Isle of Skye. Scottish Highlands part 1

Visit Lochalsh & the Isle of Skye. Scottish Highlands part 1 Over the years my wife and I have holidayed many times in a variety of locations across Scotland –  in truth we’ve holidayed there probably more times that we can recall. We were definitely looking forward to this trip, partly because it had been […]

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Biting cold weather but fine walking in the Tame Valley

Biting cold weather but fine walking in the Tame Valley Sometimes it can be all too easy to overlook what’s right on your doorstep. I suppose we are quite fortunate to have plenty of decent places nearby and that make for decent walking. One of these places is the Tame Valley and although we regularly […]

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Winter wassail at Chadkirk Chapel keeping traditions alive

Winter Wassail at Chadkirk Chapel keeping traditions alive My previous post other than a New Years greeting followed our trip to Chester last month. This latest post if a bit different as it was that time of year again when the tradition of the orchard visiting Wassail is brought to life at the Grade II […]

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Wandering around central Manchester – December picture post

Wandering around central Manchester – December picture post Just a very short picture post from a recent wander around central Manchester and the Christmas markets. I wouldn’t really say I’m the biggest fan of the Christmas markets. In some respects, I sort of think when you’ve seen one you’ve seen them all which I know […]

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