When we lived in Birmingham in the 1960s we had some terrible winter smogs. I can remember driving home one night and the fog was so dense my girlfriend had to walk in front of the car. 95 more words
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Some winter colour, just to prove that the sun does shine here even in the winter.
This is a favourite view of mine as the road drops down from Gilroanie towards Kirkcudbright Bay and today it included the lovely aspect of Cairnsmore of Fleet covered in snow. 27 more words
On my regular visits to see my dear old Dad, I pass along this winding route through Balmangan Glen several times each week. Balmangan is on the road as you climb out of the village of Dundrennan with its ruinous Abbey, and before you reach the viewpoint across the beautiful rolling hills of Galloway toward the mountains of Cumbria. 176 more words
I’m not quite sure what made me choose this image for use on the blog……..you may say that it’s perfectly obvious…..the low sun, the shadows across the foreground, the smoke from chimneys drifting across the roof tops, the coloration, and the detail of the sky………but in the original file they were only a slight potential… 64 more words