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Summer Rose - 31 July 2014

In the rose garden

Fleeting essence of summer

Sunshine reflected

24-105mm

Part 2 of the post that was entitled something about a holiday or whatnot

For the sake of chronology you really should have read ‘part 1′ first but if you are intent on being a maverick then go ahead. 1,884 more words

Canada

Research at Red House: the Arts and Crafts

With sunlight flooding in from the garden through the open windows and picking out the gold detail in the Burne-Jones wall paintings, I definitely couldn’t have chosen a better day for my research trip to Red House in Bexleyheath, London (definitely worth the early start to catch the train from Leamington!). 588 more words

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Wildlife thriving in the waters at Oxburgh Hall

The beautiful moated manor house of Oxburgh Hall in Norfolk relies on a network of waterways to keep the water from the River Gadder flowing into its moat.  374 more words

National Trust

Waiting & Waiting for the Park & Ride, - Waddesdon Manor

 Waddesdon Manor is a magnificent NT property, but you now need to allow extra time to visit it. I don’t like to complain –  but I wish we’d read the mixed  260 more words

Photography

Cee's Fun Foto Challenge: Earth/Harvest

Haiku to Harvest Earth here where I tread  Feast my eyes on pumpkin heads In vegetable beds
(For Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Earth/Harvest) 7 more words