Looking for red squirrels

  We visited Brownsea Island hopeful to see some red squirrels – we know they are there but like the Northern Lights – you have to be lucky to see them. A small one ran for cover to a tree trunk but somehow i missed it and feel sure as soon as we left they […]

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Yorkshire Wolds Way

The Yorkshire Wolds Trail passes through chalk landscapes with dry valleys and stunning wildlife alongside market towns and ancient villages. May 13th – BBC One at 19.30 pm – walking the Yorkshire Wolds Way.  Information on walking the Yorkshire Wolds Trail

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Nymans

    Nymans Gardens – very beautiful in late March with spring blossom This National Trust Garden can get very busy when it looks its most beautiful, about now. Visit early – there is only a small car park. It does have wheelchairs to borrow and rugs and paths are reasonably good. Look out for […]

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E.C. – May you never

apart from camping, my nights under the stars have been harmless, warm nights with my family in Greece when we couldnt find somewhere we could afford to stay – just once alone and spent a night in a police station until caught the milk train home. Most memorable, with family driving back from Thessaloniki – […]

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