Archive for the tag 'Windsor'

Dorney Court is a Grade I listed Tudor manor house and is situated in the village of Dorney which lies on a slight rise in the Thames floodplain, Dorney means Island of Bumble Bees and the estate is renowned for its honey which is still produced to this day. The house has changed little since [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Oct 2nd 2017

14 Comments CherryPie on Sep 19th 2017

For with thee is the fountain of life: in thy light shall we see light.
Psalms 36:1:9 (KJV)

10 Comments CherryPie on Sep 17th 2017

The Savill Garden is in situated in Windsor Great Park and was created by Eric Savill who, with a few staff started work on the garden in the winter of 1932.

Eric Savill gained the permission  and support of the reigning monarch, George V, to undertake this new enterprise and a site next to an existing [...]

16 Comments CherryPie on Sep 16th 2017

We picked up my Mum and set off on our journey to Windsor which took rather longer than expected due to the volume of traffic on the bank holiday weekend. Whilst we were driving around Windsor struggling to find a place to park we spotted my nephew and his lady friend outside Windsor Castle and [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Aug 30th 2017