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The Legend of St. Frideswide of Oxford

Frideswide

Frideswide was the daughter of Didan the king of Lower Mercia and Selfrida, his wife.  She lived in the middle of the 7th century and was born in the royal palace in Oxford.  1,924 more words

Legend

Churches Worth Driving Away From as Fast as Possible!

I’ve been thinking about this for a while.  And since we have nothing to do but watch the aftermath of the 2016 election and breathe one big sigh of relief there’s no more President Clintons for the near future, let’s be a little proactive!  452 more words

Catholic

A bird race around Agnes

There aren’t many birds around on St Agnes at the moment …. so as a result we all decided to have an informal ‘bird race’ – this involves trying to see as many different species in a day. 94 more words

Isles Of Scilly

St Agnes and Gugh 2

A section of photos from our meanderings around St Agnes and Gugh today.

A nice Ring Ouzel from Gugh

Another fabulous Black Redstart

A calling Starling… 73 more words

Over to St Agnes

We moved from St Mary’s over to St Agnes today – we now have a week based here. No internet connection in the house so can only post my blog from the Turk’s Head pub ……. 73 more words

A day on St Agnes

We went to St Agnes yesterday. We were expecting another quiet day ……..


I visited the small St Agnes church next to Periglis beach to have a look at the stained glass windows. 238 more words

Isles Of Scilly

Natural tapestry

There seems to be a suggestion of tapestry design in this image of lichen photographed on a rock on St Agnes in the Isles of Scilly.   28 more words