Archive for the tag 'Celebration'

As we finish our Christmas celebrations and start to focus on New Year celebrations I am reminded of my holiday plans for the coming year.
We hope to visit Lincoln at Easter so that we can partake in the Easter morning communion service and we are planning to continue our travels in Italy from where we [...]

22 Comments CherryPie on Dec 27th 2017

The east front entrance to Powis Castle has been closed to the public since the castle was donated to  the National Trust in 1952. In more recent years the stairs had started to crumble and one of the retaining walls in the terrace was in danger of collapse which could have undermined the structural stability [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Mar 29th 2017

I  arrived home this evening with thoughts of cooking this evening’s dinner and plans for the weekend ahead. I had only been home a few minutes when Mr C came to sit with me, after a few minutes he started to study a piece of paper. I enquired about what he was looking at and [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Mar 3rd 2017

The castle gates remain closed until 10 o’clock so after breakfast and checking out of the hotel we visited a small garden next to the lawns. By the time we had finished in the garden it was still to early for the gates to be open so we took the long way round to visit [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Jun 22nd 2016

2 Comments CherryPie on Mar 6th 2016

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A Fun Weekend

On Saturday, Mr C, my mum and I set off for Droylesden to celebrate my aunt’s 90th birthday. I had recently upgraded our SatNav so that now we have live traffic information and newer maps. This trip was its inaugural outing. I keyed in the destination and off we set on our journey…

Just after Market [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Feb 23rd 2015

Last weekend I had yet another mini break in Nottingham.  On this occasion it was to celebrate my brother becoming a certain age.  Hopefully he won’t be looking in on this post so I won’t get into trouble
This one was and even more of a last minute arrangement than the previous mini break [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on May 18th 2013

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