Manchester Airport – it’s always worth a visit (and coffee).

Manchester Airport – it’s always worth a visit (and coffee). We don’t visit the viewing area at Manchester Airport often, but when we do we have always enjoyed our time there, and it’s a terrific place to take children. On this occasion we took our youngest grandson  (he’s three years old) and for the price […]

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Walking along the Shropshire Union canal & coffee in Bunbury

Walking along the Shropshire Union canal & coffee in Bunbury We did some more decent walking last week. Our last canal walk had been along a stretch of the Peak Forest canal and the Bugsworth Basin this time starting off along a stretch of the Shropshire Union canal in Tarporley. The canal stretches for a […]

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There’s life in the garden – macro photos with Sigma 105mm.

There’s life in the garden – macro photos with Sigma 105mm. It’s a while since I posted macro pictures, that because it’s been a while since I did any macro photography.  I suppose macro photography is like many things, if left for a while it can take a little time to ‘re-learn’. In fact I […]

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Signs of spring weather a walk along the Macclesfield canal.

Signs of spring weather a walk along the Macclesfield canal With just the hint of what feels like long overdue spring weather in the air we headed off towards High Lane which is a few miles from central Stockport. High Lane actually lies about five miles outside of Stockport with the busy A6 road cutting […]

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Wembley 2024 FA Cup semi final scenes Man City v Chelsea

Wembley 2024 FA Cup semi final scenes Man City v Chelsea The weekend saw Manchester City make another trip to the national stadium at Wembley. This visit was for the FA Cup semi final game against Chelsea. I think this was maybe our 19th or 20th trip in the last dozen years or so which […]

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