Beach huts

On our recent visit to Dorset (Swanage) I noticed that extensive renovations had taken place on the sea front. Definitely more than a face lift! There have always been beach huts along the promenade but there were just a few and they were very basic. Now, there are lots! I hope that indicates good market research which has shown more people will […]

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An afternoon in Swanage

Another Wednesday and another adventure! This time we are on the Jurassic coast of Dorset. I’ve written about my connections with Swanage and this area before. (Swanage on a Sunday) It really is the quintessential seaside town with buckets, spades, sand and deck chairs. If only I could add noise and smell! You would hear water gently crashing sea gulls […]

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Laycock Part 2!

In part one ( Snowdrops & HP) I told you about the Fox Talbot museum and some strange contraptions in the grounds. Well this is what one looked liked when I looked down it. Nature provided some sights as well as the visiting sculptures. These roots for instance and Christmas roses despite it being January. All in all I had […]

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Bench Series – Garden

Jude over at Travel Words has an ongoing series of pictures of benches. She sets a theme for where they are placed. This month it is in the garden. Well, while we were visiting Phil in the Dales we walked around Tarnfield Park and I saw this and one other with tribute flowers tied to it. I have never seen this sort of […]

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