Category Archives: memories

California Dreaming Becomes A Reality: A Tale of Two Bridges

Last week I had the privilege of visiting California for a short stay. I should have been attending a conference but this was rescheduled at late notice, so I decided to travel anyway & see a few sights. This was … Continue reading

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History In The Sun

  These photos were taken last night just before I played a gig in the historic Guildhall. Here, Leicester Cathedral, burial place for King Richard III, glows in the evening sun.     Makes you wonder what history these walls … Continue reading

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Beyond Ramsey: A Touch Of Colour

Flowering gorse bushes brighten the view looking north beyond Ramsey, Isle of Man from the mountain road (part of the famous TT circuit) just above the town. Take care until next time …  

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Palms & Peace

A stormy day ends with clear skies, still water & gently rustling palm leaves. Take care until next time …

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Photo Journey

I never cease to be amazed by the beauty that surrounds me, especially when I take time to look for it. The Isle Of Man was a mystery to me until last year, 2014, when my two children moved there for … Continue reading

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The Train Now Standing At Platform 2

Antique memories in the 21st Century: Gas light; GWR Manor Class loco; GCR  station bench together at Rothley Great Central Railway station today, all under an afternoon Winter sun. Take care until next time …

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For Those In Peril On The Sea

Whilst visiting my children in the Isle of Man (Ellan Vannin) this week my attention was drawn to this lovely memorial to mariners from the Island who had lost their lives at sea; in war & in peace. Take care … Continue reading

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