Another instalment in the Michael’s Nook Saga

As the winter of January / February 1979 wrapped us in its enveloping shroud, more guests decided to come to Michael's Nook. I can't blame them. Winter in the Lake District is a beautiful season. Ultimately I worked there every season except summer, when the place is so over-run by tourists that its charm is … Continue reading Another instalment in the Michael’s Nook Saga

My Picture Story Book of England – Part 1, Staying with Friends in East Kent

After a week of unstable Internet access it appears a window of opportunity has opened up, so I am taking advantage of it to put together a pictorial montage to summarise our month in England. We had a day trip to London with part of the English family. We drove up from Thanet, parked near Blackheath, had a walk … Continue reading My Picture Story Book of England – Part 1, Staying with Friends in East Kent