Hollycombe – Steam in the Country #CountryKids


I think it’s fairly obvious to you all, that we love steam and traction engines.  We’re always on the lookout for a new Steam Rally to visit, exhibition to explore or a new Steam Train ride to take.  We recently discovered a wonderful place that combines both steam and traction engines… Continue reading »

The B&W Photography Project Week 10 #bwphotoproject

The B&W Photography Project Week 10

My The B&W Photography Project Week 10 with PODCast and I make no apology for even more nostalgia. Vintage cars, steam trains and last Sunday saw us visiting Hollycombe Steam in the Country.  I think I could actually do my whole review post in black and white!  But for now I’ll settle on just one photo…. Continue reading »

A trip to STEAM – choo! choo!

We all love trains in this house, so when Monkey’s Godmummy suggested meeting up at STEAM – Museum of the Great Western Railway, in Swindon we thought it was a great idea. Swindon is just over an hour away from us, and we set off yesterday morning in Oxfordshire’s unexpected… Continue reading »