Exploring Hidcote for the first time

Exploring Hidcote for the first time

Each year I make a list of National Trust places that we’d like to explore and as my son gets older and copes with longer car journeys we have widened our horizons.  I’d wanted to visit Cotswold Lavender for a while, and realised that we could also tick another NT… Continue reading »

Enjoying the British Grand Prix weekend

Enjoying the British Grand Prix weekend

I’ve realised that other than sharing the odd photo on a Project 365 or My Sunday Photo post, I haven’t actually written about enjoying the British Grand Prix weekend in all the years I’ve been writing the blog.   Formula One has been part of my life for as long as I… Continue reading »

BBC Countryfile Live comes to Blenheim Palace again this August

BBC Countryfile Live comes to Blenheim Palace again this August

Countryfile celebrates its 30th anniversary this year on BBC One and we are looking forward to seeing the various presenters next month as BBC Countryfile Live comes to Blenheim Palace again this August. Hopefully the sunshine will stick around to join in with the festivities from 2nd to 5th August this… Continue reading »

Exploring Blists Hill Victorian Town

Exploring Blists Hill Victorian Town

A few weeks ago we decided to make use of some of our Tesco clubcard vouchers and I exchanged them for Days Out vouchers to use with the Ironbridge Museums.  There are 10 different museums within 6 miles of each other, in the Telford area, and the days out vouchers… Continue reading »

Exploring Cotswold Lavender

Exploring Cotswold Lavender

When I was looking at photographs on Instagram this time last year, I realised that I’d never been to a lavender field in my life.  As I flicked through other people’s photos I vowed that I’d be more organised this year and of course I hadn’t been at all.  To… Continue reading »

Enjoying the Classic & Sports Car Show in association with Flywheel

Enjoying the Classic & Sports Car Show in association with Flywheel

It’s wonderful when you get the opportunity to enjoy a great annual event, which just happens to take place on your doorstep.  We’ve been enjoying the Classic & Sports Car Show in association with Flywheel, since the first Flywheel Festival took place at Bicester Heritage a few years ago.  Bringing together… Continue reading »