Category Archives: Places I have been

A day out

Do you want to spend a day in Cambridge? We left home at 10.15, an hour later the A14 was closed due to an accident. We decided to detour to Huntingdon instead, a quick look at the internet gave us … Continue reading

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WonderWoolWales part two

  We were toasty warm on Saturday night. The first job was to bring in the shopping and screw the feet onto the heaters. Happily, for some inexplicable reason I had brought screwdrivers with me. The little Victoria’s came out … Continue reading

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WonderWoolWales Part one

we went. It was so cold in our caravan that we spent Friday evening wrapped in blankets, wearing fleece pj’s, two pairs of socks, fingerless mittens and a hat. That was before the sun went down! First thing Saturday morning … Continue reading

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Fabric of India

We went to see the Fabric of India exhibition at the V&A yesterday.  It was a lovely day out and if you the follow the link, you will see pictures of some of the exhibits (no photography allowed).  The fabrics and … Continue reading

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Yorkshire days at Bolton Abbey and the Yorkshire Sculpture Park

I spent a few days wandering around the Yorkshire Dales, it is such a beautiful and interesting landscape. This is a reservoir we passed, it is close to Haworth – home of the Bronte sisters.  It was so peaceful, I could have … Continue reading

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