On Twitter John Baxter suggested taking a photo of the same view on the first of every month and posting it with the tag #1stofthemonthpictures. I missed 1st January but I had a photo from 7th January (below) which is a nice view from the old Great Central Railway track north of Rugby looking over the River Avon towards Clifton-upon-Dunsmore.
This was the first day of a two-day visit to the Peak District. The primary purpose of the expedition was to try out a Youth Hostel, but I hoped to get in two good walks as well in an area … Continued
Janet and I are walking the Cotswold Way in sections as time and fitness allow. We did the first leg on 7th May 2016. We managed two more legs – 4th June 2016 and 17th September 2016 – before injury … Continued
This wasn’t really the book I expected. I can’t recall for certain the circumstances of its purchase, but I thought I had an introduction to classics. The blurb on the back says “In Confronting the Classics, one of our leading … Continued