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Like a medieval chapel, it is the first chapel in an English cathedral designed as a columbarium, a resting place for the ashes of the dead, whose names are engraved in the stone walls.*

*from the Sheffield Cathedral handbook

6 Comments CherryPie on Apr 21st 2020

The open arcaded design of the new St George’s Chapel allows a view through to the upper part of the Chapel of the Holy Spirit beyond.*

The Sheffield Steel Nativity by Brian Fell sometimes stands just within the entrance to the chapel, depending on the season.*

*From the Sheffield Cathedral guide book

10 Comments CherryPie on Apr 15th 2020

… from a mini break, I was treated to this delight.

8 Comments CherryPie on Feb 15th 2019

6 Comments CherryPie on Sep 22nd 2018

The Cotford Hotel, situated at the foot of the Malvern Hills was built in 1851 as a summer residence for the Bishop of Worcester.

6 Comments CherryPie on Sep 21st 2018

Mr C woke up at 7.17, precisely two minutes after the alarm was due to go off! When we opened the curtains sunshine blazed through the windows and the Malvern hills were layered in soft mist. Breakfast was freshly cooked to order and lived up to our expectations.

We settled our bill and, before departing took [...]

10 Comments CherryPie on Sep 15th 2018

We set off on our travels, late morning, taking my car out for a spin for a change. Our destination was Malvern where we were stopping overnight ahead of meetup with photography friends.
We had intended to have lunch in The Firs, Elgar’s birthplace however we spotted a sign to a village cafe and took the [...]

14 Comments CherryPie on Sep 13th 2018

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