25 Jul 2013

Cycling & Sightseeing – A Tour de France weekend in Paris

My dad has been saying for years (and I’ve recently joined him) that we “must go and see the finish of the Tour in Paris one year”. Having failed to secure tickets in time for 2012 I
12 Oct 2012

Long, Autumnal Coast Walk

A few photographs taken on a 17.5mile Saturday morning walk down the Hamble River from Warsash and along the edge of The Solent to Lee-on-the-Solent.
11 Jun 2012

A Saturday Morning Walk in June

A few photos from a walk down the old canal at Titchfield, along Meon beach and back through Brownwich. A lot of kite surfers at Meon taking advantage of a very strong breeze. Couldn’t help but smile
22 Feb 2012

A Sunday Walk By The Sea

An Everytrail map and some photos from a Sunday afternoon stroll by the sea from Meon beach to Chilling, Brownwich and back again. The birds in the photo were migrating geese who seemed to have decided to meet in
31 Jan 2012

Photo: Snapped on a recent walk

This photo is a great combination of good subject and interesting light. It’s unusual to find such a varied collection of trees, together in this sort of arable setting. It’s more usual to find a stand or line of trees of
15 Jan 2012

First Cycle Ride Of 2012

A couple of photos of low-in-the-sky wintery sunshine from my first cycle ride of 2012. These were taken from the car park in front of the Rising Sun pub in Warsash looking across the River Hamble. This
29 Dec 2011

Boxing Day Walk 2011

A few snaps from our 8.5-mile Boxing Day walk. It was kind of overcast when we set out. In fact, as you can see from one of the photos there were some pretty threatening clouds around. But
13 Jun 2011

My First Twenty Miler

I woke fairly early last Saturday morning. I’d planned on taking a nice long walk and the sun was up so there seemed little point hanging about. I stuffed a couple of cereal bars in my pocket,