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I met with a friend for lunch in Attingham Park. Lunch was followed by a leisurely stroll around the walled garden, woodland and deer park. By the time we left Attingham I had reached my target of 10000 steps for the walking challenge that I am taking part in.

Following my planned walk in Attingham Park [...]

11 Comments CherryPie on Jun 19th 2018

To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
Euripides

14 Comments CherryPie on Jun 17th 2018

The Mock Orange in our garden is looking spectacular this year despite the wind trying to do its worst with the blooms.
I am sorry for the low quality of the image, I had to take it through my upstairs window so as not to disturb the baby Pied Wagtail that had taken up residence on [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Jun 16th 2018

Here will we sit, and let the sounds of music
Creep in our ears: soft stillness and the night
Become the touches of sweet harmony.
William Shakespeare

10 Comments CherryPie on May 27th 2018

… through the walled garden and along the bluebell walk at Attingham Park

8 Comments CherryPie on May 18th 2018

Hodnet Hall  Gardens are open every sunday during their open season but only on three weekdays during the season. I planned to visit the gardens today if the weather was favourable. The weather had changed from the lovely sunny weather we have experienced in recent days to overcast and cloudy.
The  visit was looking promising but [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on May 16th 2018

8 Comments CherryPie on May 3rd 2018

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