Croagh Patrick – I go on the Reek

That’s quite a good headline. Croagh Patrick is St Patrick’s holy mountain, all 2,507 feet of it. It is the fourth highest mountain in Mayo and has been a pilgrimage site, virtually since… Continue reading

This is a “was to have been”

This week’s blog should have been all about kaleidoscope images with lots of dinky shapes and if I can retrieve some of them I will put them up, but unfortunately I have had… Continue reading

Birds at Home and Away

Photographs from home and from a day when I went walkabout. I’m not really a wildlife photographer, but I enjoy the birds we manage to attract in to the garden at home. We… Continue reading

The Birds and the Bees

What is the man like? – the birds aren’t until next week, but the saying doesn’t scan the other way round. Perhaps a better title would have been INSIDE THE HIVE. My thanks… Continue reading

Goodbye and thanks to the Village Van

Throughout the serious lockdown the villages of North Norfolk have enjoyed and been grateful for Tom Neall’s Village Van. For the past few months he has been touring villages in the Holt, Briston… Continue reading


This week I am delighted to host the work of James Arthur – a good friend and a brilliant photographer – BUT he doesn’t always use a camera! James says – “In the… Continue reading

The things you don’t notice and the people so easy to forget

Why do people go to church? Why do I go to church? Pray to God? Worship? Possibly – some of the time. But for many of us there are other motives as well.… Continue reading

Now and Then 1975 – 2020

The cloth I knew as worsted takes its name from the village of Worstead in Norfolk where, from the Middle Ages immigrant Flemish weavers settled in the district to take advantage of the… Continue reading

A fascination with Mosi-oa-Tunya

Well you may smile it is 45 years since I captured these images Here’s me hard at work Of course on a visit to Zambia we had to visit the Victoria Falls –… Continue reading

Changing your glasses

What the lady asked for was a photograph of a white object on a white background or a dark object on a black background. Having an addled brain and a disposition to hear… Continue reading