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Taking advantage of a Christmas gift voucher we had Afternoon Tea at David Austin Roses. The weather was perfect, after several rainy days the sun came out allowing us to enjoy the gardens before indulging in tasty treats in the tea room.

5 Comments CherryPie on Sep 21st 2023

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Dudley Zoo

8 Comments CherryPie on Aug 14th 2023

Yin and Yang are not in competition or conflict to each other, but are complements of each other. Balance is not a state but a process. The Tao is a process, a dynamic condition of balance.
Ray Grigg

2 Comments CherryPie on Aug 6th 2023

I found the GKN collection especially interesting due to my dealings with GKN and other related Defence industries during my working life.

Winterbourne has strong links with Guest, Keen & Nettlefold (GKN) through John Sutton Nettlefold, whose grandfather founded Nettlefolds in the 1820s.  John himself worked for the family firm at the start of his career, [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Aug 3rd 2023

The rain cools the air, calms the soul and replenishes life
Mike Dolan

6 Comments CherryPie on Jul 30th 2023

The castle motte dates from 1068 and was built with three sides protected by the River Severn but the stone walls date from the 12th to 13th centuries. There was originally a wooden keep on the motte but it collapsed in 1271 when half of the motte was washed away into the river. The castle [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on Jul 26th 2023

… flies in to Wellington town

4 Comments CherryPie on Jul 24th 2023

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