A story about a camping weekend in July

A story about a camping weekend in July

Setting: Warm summer weekend @ the Forestry Commission Campsite, Beddgelert, Snowdonia, North Wales Main Characters: Paul Brent Stella the dog Me Plot: The weekend started with a leisurely walk for Stella and I to Hilbre Island where we enjoyed the blue skies and sea...
the warm weather continues…

the warm weather continues…

I had two lovely evenings in the lead up to the weekend starting with a dinner with Helen and Harriet in Oxton on Thursday.  We enjoyed a plentiful selection of tapas at “The Courtyard” and the usual, excellent catch-up.  This was followed by fish and chips (which...
Summer is here

Summer is here

And it has been for over a week.  It’s been low to mid twenties and the sun hasn’t stopped shining.  This consistently good weather is very unusual based on my summer experience but we are trying to enjoy every minute of it. This weekend the external agenda was pretty...
Northumberland Roundup

Northumberland Roundup

Well I can now say I’ve been to Northumberland.  It was something that has been on the list of things to do for a while and I have to say I was quite enamoured with the place.  The beaches are clean and quiet, the views of the castles perched on the cliff tops are...