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From our Stubbington base in Hampshire

Godrevy Lighthouse

Mousehole

Lavenham Crooked

Lavenham Wonkey

St Michael’s Mount

Norfolk Country Church

St Ives

St Michael’s Mount Ferry… 271 more words

Does Art Imitate Life or Life More Often Imitate Art?

In recent years, several excellent historical drama series have emerged that depict the life and times of ancient peoples and cultures.  We sit back comfortably in our chairs, on our couches, or even lay back on our bed pillows and watch in high definition color on our flat screens as peoples’ thirsts drive them forward at any and all costs in their quests for political and social stature, and even designs of world dominance.   1,153 more words

Culture & Identity

Long Preston

Gateway to the beck

Cabbage White

Burnsell wall

Dales cows

Dalescape

Bill and Ben – Skipton

Langstrothdale

Coniston-Cold flower house

Dales wall

Near Bentham… 283 more words

The Letters of St. Patrick, 450AD

Around 450AD, the bishop Patricius (Patrick), a missionary from Roman Britain, was sent to Hibernia (Ireland) to work with the pagan Celtic peoples living there. Baptizing thousands and building a strong community there, he wrote his autobiographical Confessio (Confession) to preserve his story in case of his death. 687 more words

Antiquity

Healaugh

St John the Baptist – Healaugh

Whitby Harbour

Whitby Harbour 2

Whitby

Tom

Tom and Amy

The Shambles – York

Sheriff Hutton

Healaugh Shadows… 449 more words