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Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 28/11/2014 at 12:45

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/Wem/d407267a-95d4-4798-9e32-cce37e4d570f_zps7bc52b53.jpg

 

For anyone who may have forgotten what sweet peas look like.

Music in the Garden

Posted: 28/11/2014 at 12:21

Just me pandering to your mood, Frank.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yY3OvXVF-Yw

Camera Corner

Posted: 28/11/2014 at 09:36
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 Something quite bleak & desolate about this one, me thinks.

Hidden Villages

Posted: 27/11/2014 at 12:01

Morning, Frank

Yes, I've heard you speak fondly of your's & Joan's affection for Chatsworth.

I'm looking forward to my visit because (like you both) I love the place too.

Bakewell is probably better (like most places) enjoyed in the summer. Although, my visit  does coincide with market day, which is always worth a look around.

Hidden Villages

Posted: 27/11/2014 at 10:43

Nice to hear you have pleasant memories of my patch, Will ...I understand your journey well, with 'The Ash Tree' the next favourite stop-off for boats after 'The Plum Pudding' (heading north).

My own personal pleasure is to be living close to 'Cannock Chase'....a place of outstanding natural beauty. 

Hidden Villages

Posted: 27/11/2014 at 08:27

 .....yes, a tad rural, maybe.

Hidden Villages

Posted: 27/11/2014 at 08:18

http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/64056.jpg?width=307&height=350&mode=max

 

pansyface - Just in case you thought I was some sad individual who roamed around the countryside taking pictures of road signs. It was in fact this beautiful honeysuckle that had taken-up residence at this road junction that was the object of my attention....in this instance, It just fitted the bill inasmuch as it signposted Abbots Bromley.

Hidden Villages

Posted: 26/11/2014 at 20:26

Ah, good! It all seemed a bit chaotic when I was last there.

This visit is purely for Chatsworth House itself and the Christmas theme...I have no prior knowledge of a market on that day.

Hidden Villages

Posted: 26/11/2014 at 19:20
pansyface wrote (see)

Good luck with the traffic if you are heading to the Christmas market thingy at Chatsworth.

Earlier in the year when visited Bakewell there was a sizeable delay on the descent from the Monyash road into Bakewell...road works I understood.  I was hoping that would be finished now.

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