Walking along the Thames Path near Henley we saw this huge fungus. It’s about half a metre across. We’re now sat in a field eating a meagre lunch of a single snack bar each. The pub where we were planning … Continue reading
Seen somewhere around Shiplake on the Thames Path. I think this is a weevil. It looks weevilly.
More Thames Path walking this weekend, this time from Goring to Pangbourne. I continue to be impressed with the capabilities of the camera in the OnePlus 3
The Basingstoke Canal is awash with blue dragonflies today.
Back in December, a planned Saturday morning geocaching walk ended up turning into an eight mile canal walk. Last week, we decided to just go all in from the outset, and decided to walk from Farnborough to Woking along the … Continue reading
Karen and I seem to be inexorably drawn towards canals. Plans that we make often end up gaining a canal element of their own accord. And so it is that our Saturday morning walk turned into a Saturday morning canal … Continue reading
A few years ago I was working in a theatre (not as glamorous as it sounds, I was just teaching an antenatal class there), and I spent some time browsing a photographic exhibition by a mother who had hiked the … Continue reading
Nation’s Ode to the Coast – Dr John Cooper Clarke A big fat sky and a thousand shrieks The tide arrives and the timber creaks A world away from the working week Ou est la vie nautique? That’s where the … Continue reading