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DRIFT TRIKES - November 8th - Pakenham, Australia

SHOW #18

Beefy and Rob asked Melbourne Drift Trikes if they could come along and learn about Drift Trikes. It very quickly became the biggest event in Australia with sliders from all over Australia turning up to race, slide and skid down the hill. 22 more words

The Best and the Worst of Limes

Holker Hall, Cumbria: June 2012

A flying visit, almost literally. Shetland is my favourite place in the whole world. Visits of pilgrimage need to be made but sometimes the aeroplanes don’t oblige. 180 more words


The Arch-Rebel's Oak

Escape to Norfolk and Kett’s Oak: January 2012

My Mother’s complex illnesses over many years and her more serious conditions of the previous twelve months meant that we had not had a proper holiday for over a year. 181 more words


The Redwoods of Whitfield

The seeding of a thought: March 2011

These Sequoia sempervirens were planted at Whitfield House, in Herefordshire, by the Reverend Archer Clive in 1851. The Rev was a distant cousin of Clive of India and his hobbies included dendrology. 446 more words


Evelyn's 'Great Chestnut'

The Tortworth Picnic: July 2010

The Village Gang of Eight were eating supper at Tom and Jenny’s; catching up on recent news and generally having a companionable evening. 205 more words


Gloom or Bloom at Much Marcle

Where were you when ………………… on July 23rd 2010

A memorable visit to the ancient Yew tree at Much Marcle in Herefordshire. The Much Marcle Yew is huge and it is very, very old. 303 more words


Maples as Pink as a Shrimp

Westonbirt: October 2010

I love Westonbirt; I have been there often. And in the good old days a visit in the Autumn to see the leaf colours was a looked forward to treat. 251 more words