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Everywhere's Yellow

In my last post I mentioned I’m about to start photographying this seasons bluebells near home, I have started to do so but another feature round here at this time of year is the yellow fields. 175 more words


Church of the Good Shepherd

Above the town of Alfriston, Sussex, on the South Downs is the Church of the Good Shepherd.  I attempted an early morning visit, parked in a lay-by on the Lullington Road and hiked up the South Downs Way in a chill breeze. 152 more words

Beachy Head Cliffs, South Downs

Beachy head cliffs is ranked seventh most notorious suicide spot in the world (although London’s Underground reportedly has up to hundred and fifty suicides annually). Located on the… 228 more words


Back on Track

When I started the #walk1000miles challenge in January, I got off to a flying start and even thought it might not be quite challenging enough. Ah, how are the mighty fallen! 353 more words

Pleasant Valleys Sunday

Fancy a short cx ride tomorrow? Nothing serious, just pissing about.

Sounds good, yeah.

Tilt at Fiveways at 9.30 good for you?

Yep. See you there dude. 674 more words

Sussex Walks: Lewes to Alfriston

‘A butterfly appears, a Red Admiral. It suns itself on a nearby ivy flower, wings opening and closing in the heat. I step too close and up it goes climbing high over a nearby ash until I catch one last sight of it silhouetted against the almost unreal blue of the sky.

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