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Lego Safari and Boat Trip in Cardiff Bay

We kicked off our half term with a visit to Cardiff Bay this weekend to see the Lego Safari.

The Lego Safari it is a display of 12 animals made completely out of Lego bricks. 368 more words


Is there a tea room in Monmouth?

An olde worlde tea shoppe serving simple sandwiches and maybe a tasty cake. That was all we were looking for on our journey home from Tewkesbury. 639 more words

A Wonderful Saturday Morning: Guide Dogs for the Blind Training Centre

So, my parents came up for a few days this weekend, coming from a sleepy town in Bedfordshire they’re fairly frequent visitors to explore the hustle and bustle of Leamington Spa! 599 more words


Returning to Cheltenham - In the bleak midwinter, part 3

It was Gustav Holst who brought the childhood memories flooding back. Until then, it had just been another day on our midwinter break.

We decided to visit Cheltenham to indulge my daughter F’s shopping habit – within reason. 753 more words


In the bleak midwinter - the journey to Tewkesbury

Hot on the heels of Storm Dylan, Storm Eleanor was already charging across the Atlantic. It was just a tad windy as we set off on our post Christmas break to a country hotel near Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire. 477 more words

National Ploughing Championship. Ireland.

Have you heard of National Ploughing Championships? It is an agricultural exhibition in Ireland, which takes place every year in September. I think, at this point, it is the biggest National Ploughing Championship in the world, and definitely is one of the largest agricultural events in the whole Europe. 576 more words