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I spotted these lovely snowdrops whilst checking out a route that I intend to add as an event in one of my local walking groups. A few weeks before Christmas I had a failed attempt at adding the event. Facebook showed others a different time (one hour later) than the one I had scheduled for [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on Jan 14th 2022

This year for my photo project I have chosen to take at least one photo each month of the plunge pool in Apley Woods. Today, I walked there for the first time in 2022. As part of my walk I took in the new owl sculpture just outside the woods.

8 Comments CherryPie on Jan 12th 2022

At the beginning of 2021 I embarked on a project to take a photograph of the same pathway at least once a month. These photographs show how the how the different seasons changed the scene from month to month.

Click on the links below to view the original photographs:
1. Bridleway – January 2021, 2. Bridleway – [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Jan 6th 2022

I had an enjoyable afternoon walk around Coalport with some lovely ladies from a local walking group

2 Comments CherryPie on Jan 6th 2022

Mr C and I enjoyed a New Year’s day visit to Wightwick Manor. We arrived just in time for lunch and were pleased to see a hot turkey, stuffing and gravy roll on the menu. When our lunch arrived it was much larger than we had anticipated! After lunch we visited the house and gallery [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Jan 2nd 2022

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New Years Eve

After a few last minute preparations for our New Years Eve guests there was just enough time for a quick walk before preparing the evening meal.
I left the route to Mr C, he chose ‘Wellington’ as a walk… After a while I realised he meant a walk ‘around Wellington’ not in the town, taking in [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Jan 1st 2022

With just half a mile to go I made sure I went for a quick walk before an emergency food shopping trip to pick up a missing ingredient for our evening meal with a friend. Before dining we enjoyed playing Wingspan, a board game that I purchased at the beginning of our first lockdown to [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Dec 13th 2021

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