Category Archives: Out and about

Wordless Wednesday – The Lady Detectorist

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Mill Road Cemetery: A resting place, a wildlife refuge and community fulcrum

Lockdown has seen me taking local walks in places that I would have never thought to explore (or even walk to) previously. This week, an appointment in town left me with time to kill in Cambridge itself and, as I … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Like giant flowers!

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Wordless Wednesday – Byron’s Pool, Cambridge: A Literary Walk

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Walk with me – Chalk quarries and ridges

As I ate my twelve grapes to the bongs of Big Ben marking the outgoing year, as 2020 slipped into 2021, my only New Year’s resolution was to get out more and walk. Nine months of Lockdowns and restrictions may … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday – Someone else’s graft

19/12/2020 Mr Propagator has had a case of the flagging-gardening-mojos recently, so it seemed like a good idea to participate in his meme ‘Six on Saturday‘ with a batch of interesting stuff to re-ignite his enthusiasm.  Sadly, it has been … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Ghost Trees in the Fog

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Wordless Wednesday – The Garden of Evening Mists

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Wordless Wednesday – Autumnal Postcards from Cambridge Botanics

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Wordless Wednesday – Foraging for sweet chestnuts in Hatfield Forest

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