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Two nights in York

From Lincoln, we drove up to York. We stayed for two nights at The Groves, a really nice hotel, ten minutes walk from the old city centre. 577 more words


The Groves & St John's Church, Chester - Circa 1870

Below is a picture of The Groves & The Weir on The River Dee. In the background you can see St John’s Church still with its tower intact (It collapsed on the 15th April 1881). 29 more words


I don’t know who has benefited more

This week we hear from Lucy Rycroft, who gives her time with The Besom in York as an assessor.

Last year, I became a Besom assessor for The Groves. 407 more words

A Selection Of Pictures From 1985, Chester, Cheshire

While looking through some old guide books, i stumbled upon one dated from 1985, being a child growing up in the 70’s & 80’s it brought back many memories , including some of the great fashions during the time. 316 more words


Blending The Old & New

Below are some more attempts of blending some old photographs of Chester with some new one. The purpose is not to be perfect but to give people an idea of what it used to be like. 56 more words


A Massage Blend For Overworked Muscles

I’ve upped my exercise level this month, incorporating running with synergy (a yoga/Pilates/martial arts blend) and Pilates. Consequently my muscles are feeling it a bit.  To combat this I’ve made up a massage oil based on a recipe from Valerie Ann Worwood’s The Fragrant Pharmacy.  236 more words


Strength for Today 231707-08

“At that day shall a man look to his Maker, and his eyes shall have respect to the Holy One of Israel. And he shall not look to the altars, the work of his hands, neither shall respect that which his fingers have made, either the groves, or the images.” Isaiah 17:7-8