Category Archives: Water

Weekly Photo Challenge: Room

No matter where he is, Wilson always generates a LOT of room when he does this! This week’s photo challenge is Room  

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Weekly Pet Challenge; Newts!

While watching our new fish settle into our pond, I noticed some more inhabitants Our pond is full of frogs, but its great to see a big fat newt too! He looks like she is chewing on the frogs leg?  … Continue reading

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Weekly Pet Challenge; New pets this week!

Welcome to the new arrivals in our pond!  We have a new filter, and lots of new water lilies so they are all very happily swimming about and very easy to see as the water is finally clear! All we … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Split-Second Story

A picture of us (Second row from left; Peter, Me, Louise & Damien) on the Shotover Jet… Louise & Damien surprised us with a breakfast hair-raising ride through the canyons of Queenstown’s Shotover river at speeds of up to 80kph … Continue reading

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I won an award for my photo!

Yesterday we spent the evening in LV21, a converted Lightship in Gillingham in Kent.  One of my photos, ‘Sunrise on the Medway’ was placed in the Top 5 in an RSPB photography competition! I took this photo while on a … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Work of art

I have one particular photograph that I always think reminds me of a painting What do you think? This week’s Photo Challenge on ‘The Daily Post’ is Work of Art

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The Monument in Weybridge

Weybridge has its very own monument! This monument has a very interesting history.  It was originally erected in Seven Dials in central London near Covent Garden.  In the 18th Century, the Seven Dials Area became the haunt of cut-throats, thieves … Continue reading

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The Palace of Westminster

This week I have been uploading lots of photos to my Redbubble account and iStockphoto, but for some silly reason when I saw this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge; Monument, I went blank!! I started looking through my photos from last … Continue reading

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Mandarin Duck

I love these ducks!  When I first saw one years ago in central London I couldn’t believe it was real!  They look like they are carved from wood.

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Spring Geese

Yesterday was my birthday & I’m beginning to accept that I’m not a spring chicken any more!

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