First there was that weird CGI Thomas with American voices. And now this! Pretty sure Pat never had a helicopter.
Archives for May, 2014
For this week’s adventure I decided to revisit Winchester where I lived during my work placement year at university. To make things more “fun” I walked there from Salisbury which is around 25 miles away. Salisbury looked nice enough, especially the cathedral which I wandered around a bit, but I didn’t stay long as I […]
You know when you’re aware of the existence of some famous place but have no idea where it is until you randomly stumble across it? Well that’s basically what happened to me with Chequers last weekend. Unfortunately the overt security presence stopped me getting any closer…
I spent last week in Wales on a family holiday. Surprisingly this was my first ever visit to that land. It was very wet. This photo, I think, sums up my experience of Wales: Never mind, at least we could spend time indoors doing puzzles. Oh, and down a slate mine! Unfortunately the damp had […]
I found out recently about another nearby stone circle called the Rollright Stones on the Oxfordshire/Warwickshire border. So with the weekend weather being particularly lovely I hastily planned an epic adventure to go visit them. Just shy of 29 miles according to Google Maps which must be a personal record. Also passed through two counties, […]
I don’t remember this sign from the highway code. Suspicious as it’s in a forest.