Excuse me mister, what does your machine do?

We are in to high technology this week dear people. I hear complaints that farming is being absorbed by technological wizards “farming isn’t what it used to be!” I notice that this week… Continue reading

Wheel meet again

It was suggested that we took a stroll one evening into the park – sounds delightful I thought. Sniff the summer evening air – admire the flowers and maybe there’ll even be a… Continue reading

How does your garden grow? (A visit to Dale Farm)

It was great to be able to visit again Dale Farm Garden near Dereham. This amazing garden was created by Sally and Graham Watts. Throughout the summer season the gardens are open by… Continue reading

When the wind blows

Sailors need a very narrow band of weather. Too little wind and they are becalmed – too much wind and they could break a mast or lose a sail. The strength of the… Continue reading

Downtime at Walsingham

The small Norfolk village of Walsingham is generally considered to be, by most Christians, a place of prayer, worship and pilgrimage. During the National Pilgrimage the faithful flock there in their hundreds. Or… Continue reading

Regatta Competition?

Members of the sailing fraternity on Barton Broad were puzzled to find half way through last Saturday afternoon’s Cruiser Open event that half a dozen very swish quad rowing fours were speeding across… Continue reading

Cromer – the way I see it!

I met a gentleman the other day who seemed to be a little downbeat about the prospect of a visit to Cromer to take photographs. To be fair he wasn’t grumbling, but I… Continue reading

Air Mail

When is a post-box not a post-box? When it is full of birds! A bird’s nest seems to have been built in a rather remote post-box outside the village of Bodham in North… Continue reading


Must be the cold weather that has turned my mind to enjoying the idea of frozen flowers. It’s just another way of seeing the amazing patterns that petals have and even the ice… Continue reading

Remembering how we built the Land Rover

It’s a bit like Meccano really only bigger and a bit more fiddly. It’s heavy and you make sure you don’t drop bits on your toes. First – find a friend who knows… Continue reading