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A few photos of the Avon at Lacock

Back in March, I went to Lacock, in Wiltshire, to record a podcast with artist, film-maker, curator and educator Shawn Sobers.  It wasn’t the cleverest day to go, as it was snowing on and off, with weather warnings, so it was cold and muddy, but I really enjoyed the day. 170 more words


'Tribes' exhibition, Lacock Abbey

It’s been a packed programme of exhibitions this weekend, with a trip to London for the Andreas Gursky one at the Hayward Gallery and a quick look-in at the Photographers Gallery too, but more of that in another post. 834 more words

December rose 2

Taken on the same day as the previous post, this rose was growing about 2 feet away.  I’m not sure I understand the evident difference in the two roses’ response to the onset of winter. 28 more words


Lacock Abbey

So a while ago, we had a trip out to Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire. For those who do not know Lacock Abbey, it was the home of William Henry Fox Talbot. 234 more words

Dates at the Manor 3

Over 400 years ago a date was chiselled into the stone surround of the front door of The Manor, which may mark the date the Manor was built. 361 more words

Salisbury Plain