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116: Where are Brown’s conkers?

As his nephew, H.J.Pye reported ‘Lord Barrington used to say, that a conker in full flower gave him the idea of a giant’s nosegay’. 502 more words

Components Of Landscape

105: Did Brown change?

An estimable gentleman, Mr W, currently employed as the hermit on the Wardour estate, asks me to forgive him for unburdening himself on me. He saw glimpses of Brown’s plan for Belvoir on the television and wonders if a collection of photographs of his plans has been made, for comparative purposes. 238 more words

Understanding Brown

Welcome to The Wotton Hatch || christie.e

I have been living in the UK for almost 9 months now and although I am trying very hard to keep up to date I have inevitably fallen way behind so I thought I may just have to start skipping ahead a little bit. 646 more words


39: Who built the mount at Dunham Massey?

In the same post comes a note from Mr G. of Altrincham who has sent me a photograph of the mount in the New Park at Dunham Massey 179 more words

Components Of Landscape

Right there

Some divine intervention came my way recently just when I needed it the most; and it came in the most curious of forms…

I had been very busy at work, having gone many months without a worthwhile break. 657 more words

Cystic Fibrosis

Magic Moments

Recently being filmed for a BBC documentary about ‘Bucket Lists’ got me thinking how my life-limiting cystic fibrosis (CF)* motivates me to live every day like it’s my last day on earth… … 1,004 more words

Cystic Fibrosis