Whether at a weekend or during the school holidays, we often find time to visit at a National Trust garden or property as there is always something to see and do. 746 more words
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Winter is coming
The last few days of Autumn have felt like winter yet the first day of Winter was in comparison quite mild. One of the joys of living in this part of England is that we can look forward to only a few days of really bad winter weather before returning to normality which doesn’t even involve nightly frosts. 104 more words
One thing I’ve always loved about mountain biking is getting out on an evening ride after a long day at work. However, come autumn when the nights draw in, evening rides always become an elusive beast and I wait with baited breath for mid-late March when, once more, the nights are light enough to squeeze in a short ride after work. 708 more words
The blurb for this story can be found here, along with all previous Chapters.
Chapter Twenty Four
The following morning saw sufficient improvement in Jane’s health for her to join her father and sister at the breakfast table, and though her appetite remained poor, she did manage to eat a little bread spread with one of Cook’s homemade preserves. 2,961 more words