Turner’s skies

I must admit I wasn’t really “that” aware of there being such a thing as “Turner’s Skies” until I started doing some digging ahead of our weekend in Margate.   The more I looked into though the more I realised that the sky and the landscape in that part of Kent really played a huge

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Epic Dance Off with MoneySupermarket

Last Saturday I was in London all day having a wander around Borough Market and the London Coffee Festival    Whilst I had one eye on my Fitbit to see how many steps I had walked, I had the other eye on the time   I needed to make sure I was home for Britain’s

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Cheesefoot Head

That sounds like a children’s word game or rather unfortunate medical condition.  Not a beauty spot that I ended up going to this week, almost by accident.   I had met Annie just up the road at Hinton Ampner for a couple of hours of nattering and photography and on the way there we had

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Hatchlands Park

Walking away from Hatchlands Park on Sunday afternoon I stopped a dad with his son and asked if I could photograph his little boy enjoying one of the many free Space Hoppers that littered the front lawn.    It seemed to sum up perfectly why this National Trust property is the perfect place to go

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23 things you didn’t know about Stratford or Shakespeare

I’m sure there are a million interesting things about Stratford upon Avon. There have to be. It’s a lovely place.   Here for a starter though are 23 that we learned our recent visit. Stratford upon Avon has been given lamp posts by councils and countries around the world.  They line the streets and to be

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What is the point of an injunction these days

Social media is awash with a story that has been rumbling on for a couple of weeks now and it is proving, once again, that injunctions are making the UK privacy laws a joke.  And making me ask what is the point of them now?  In case you weren’t aware let me bring you up

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Window Wednesday — Chichester

Can we just pretend it is Wednesday?  And not Thursday.   Or that some kind of technical glitch meant that this post, written and planned over the weekend, was published 24 hours late.   That it is going up, and into your inboxes on Thursday, has nothing to do with me sitting down at 5pm

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