Somerset and Cheshire with the Alderson’s

Somerset and Cheshire with the Alderson’s

We had the great pleasure of hosting my Mum and Dad on their recent visit to England.  It was lovely to see them as always and we maximised our time together with a trip to Somerset followed by some time in Cheshire too… After an early morning airport pickup, we...
Glastonbury Festival 2016

Glastonbury Festival 2016

Well that’s one off the bucket list – I’ve been to Glastonbury and got the t-shirt. And what an awful lot of mud there was. Here is a list of the highs and lows of my first festival experience:   Longest drive – the way down there.  It...
Cruising, boozing… and other delights

Cruising, boozing… and other delights

I just had a lovely couple of weeks off work while Mum and Dad visited.  It was so nice to see them and spend time together as always…. The highlight of the trip this year was our canal boat cruise on the Kennet and Avon Canal. We headed down south and stayed in...