Fire, General, Holiday, Photography, Travel, Walking

Yorkshire trip with Lizzie 2

A view over the wall and finally some nice weather.
A view over the wall and finally some nice weather.

Following Dave and Ellie’s wedding, Lizzie and I took a week holiday just up the road in Skyreholme village in Yorkshire.  What we did in the first few days has already been published here.  This post covers the second half of our holiday. Continue reading

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Cake, Drunkenness, Food, General, Photography, Travel

Dave and Ellie Piper’s wedding – part 2

After I realised that my last post covering this wedding was getting far too long, I decided the “official” photographs would be a good break point.  This post covers the group pictures taken just before the reception, the meal, the speeches and the dancing afterwards.  Enjoy! Continue reading

General, Photography, Travel

Gower Trip 2009 Day 5

I was really ill last night and did not sleep well but felt a lot better in the morning. Spending the day inside with a book and some lemsip was my only plan for the day. It was a shame really as this was one of the nicer days that we have had. The weather here is extremely changeable, often going from sunny to torrential rain and back to sunny again before you have had time to look for your coat. More often than not though it is raining and pretty hard too. Today was at least dry. Fortunately Kate decided that my camera needed some exercise so when everyone headed off for a walk along the beach I got some decent pictures without even leaving the sofa! Continue reading

Cake, Drunkenness, General

Lizzie’s Silly Birthday

Lizzie decided to celebrate her birthday this year by also celebrating all things silly. There were obstacle courses, a den, silly games, a poop chart and of course jelly.  We were told that “anything goes as long as it is silly!” Sillyness was expected in dress, food, behaviour, games and every other aspect of the evening. Continue reading