2020 saves its most beautiful sunset of the year – and there have been many stunning ones – for the last day of the year. A year that we will never forget. 2021 starts with the most glorious sunrise over the Mendip Hills here in Somerset. It has a slightly threating glow however but hopefullyContinue reading “End of a Year and a New start”
My books have some lovely illustrations by my artist that compliment the photography. This is of course not in my French books but it a lovely scene of a local view that we always enjoy. Knightstone Island Weston Super mareSomerset England – A watercolor by my book illustrator New Release Friday May 1st
Boats at high tide in a blue haze in front of Weston Super Mare Pier Somerset England. A quiet scene before the incoming tide. Weston has one of the fastest tides in the world and can easily catch you out if you decide to head into the soft sand and mud.
A nostalgic old road sign. useful if you get lost walking the Strawberry Line in Somerset. This is close to Sandford. The Strawberry line and the old trackway is now a walking and cycling trailthrough a beautiful part of England. The line was so named because of its importance as a route for the produceContinue reading “Old nostalgic road sign on Strawberry Line Somerset”
The disused station at Winscombe is on the Strawberry line and the old trackway is now a walking and cycling trailthrough a beautiful part of England. The line was so named because of its importance as a route for the produce to get from Cheddar and the surrounding area to the big cities. Nowadays theContinue reading “Old Winscombe Railway Station on the Strawberry Line Somerset”
The panoramic view from today June 12th extends from Glastonbury across Somerset to Burnham on Sea over the Bristol Channel as far as Devon. Close by are Brean Down and Weston Bay. The Jane Austen novel Sanditon were filmed in this area around the church and Brean Down.