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All The Leaves Are Brown

After an extended and beautiful summer, autumn has arrived. Crisp leaves now carpet the ground. A damp air freshens and awakens. And a lower angle of light on the horizon casts longer shadows. 785 more words


The further adventures of Marcus. (roll over the pictures to see the captions)


Marcus at Caerfai

I’m the highest dog in the British Isles here on Snowdon

Are my biscuits in there?

This is my basket. Go away… 90 more words


Ulex europaeus - Common Gorse

‘When the gorse is out of bloom, kissing’s out of fashion.’

A saying originating from the mid 19th century. Thankfully, gorse is almost always in blossom somewhere.


A cycle ride to Finch Foundry

I’m having a week’s holiday at the moment and making the most of the unseasonal weather I cycled yesterday from Exeter out to Finch Foundry on the old A30. 80 more words

Review: 1993 M Trax Duo Tech 300

Way back during the early 1990s, Raleigh’s Special Products Division (or RSP for short) came up with the novel idea of bonding titanium or cro-moly steel tubes into steel or aluminium lugs, to build mountain bike frames that had a fairly low weight, a rigid rear triangle, and some of the damping and flex of titanium. 630 more words


Tin Park - Higher Bughill Farm Livery

Here we have ‘Sophie’
A lovely grey riding school pony bought from Tin Park Equestrian Centre, now going to enjoy her new life at Higher Bughill Farm Livery. :)