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…followed by fine dining at chez nous

12 Comments CherryPie on Aug 19th 2019

Today I had to wait in for a delivery. But later, in the afternoon I was able to go out for a brief walk on one of my local pathways which was lovely (as always).
I love the little downwards path in this photograph. Today it looked as if autumn had arrived early but in reality [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Aug 13th 2019

After lunch I stepped out for a quick walk along my local pathways. I didn’t take a camera with me, thinking that there would be nothing new of interest to photograph.
How wrong I was! The geese and ducks were flocking in a different area around Leegomery pools. The ducks in particular were wandering around my [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Aug 8th 2019

After not quite making it to Attingham Park yesterday I was able to have an afternoon walk there today. I had been wavering in my intention, the weather was sunny with a few fluffy white clouds in the sky but it was rather windy. Was I in the mood for a windy walk?

I had to [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Aug 7th 2019

First thing this morning the sun was shining tempting me to visit Attingham Park for a walk in the woodlands. Before going out on any adventure I had to wait in for a routine maintenance visit scheduled between 8.30 and 13.30.
The maintenance man arrived at around 10 am, but for some reason a job that [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Aug 6th 2019

I recently finished reading a book ‘Telford The Making of Shropshire’s New Town’. I moved to Telford at a very young age (my dad worked for the development corporation) and have grown up with the Town.
I have always appreciated the lovely green spaces within the town but until I read the book I had not [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Jul 28th 2019

My previous post shared my afternoon canal experiences courtesy of a Christmas gift.
Today Mr C and I were booked in for a Wedgwood Ceramic Experience with Afternoon Tea (another Christmas gift).
We used the SatNav so that we could take early morning traffic situations into account. We were directed along a delightful countryside route which was [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Jul 25th 2019

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