Canal boat

On a Sunday afternoon walk along a canal towpath, I came across this old boat moored up, I was immediately struck how the boat seemed to be part of the spring landscape. The hawthorn behind the boat is heavy with blossom and the whole scene is alive. The rusting boat, paint peeling,  the reflections in …

Guiting Power

On a trip to the Cotswolds I was driving through the most picturesque countryside imaginable when I saw a sign for Guiting Power the name intrigued me so much that i took a detour. When I arrived in the hamlet I was thrilled that I had made the change to my  route as this lovely …

Cotswold Cottage

I took this photo on my first trip to the Cotswolds I must admit I was totally awestruck at the beautiful countryside and villages. Every village seemed to have endless photo opportunities this shot was taken as i was leaving this village and turned out to be the best one.

Malham Cove

I have visited the cove a few times and although the view from the bottom on the approach is great, I have always preferred the one from the top. I like the texture of the limestone pavement and have taken other images of this in the past but I quite like this one taken last …

The Red Dress

  Walking along the high street in Tewksbury  after visiting the Abbey I was admiring the buildings when I came across this Bric a Brac shop I was struck by the assortment of items outside and just had to get some pictures. The red dress immediately caught my eye and I remembered the colour isolation trend …

Bradford on Avon

Arrived in Bradford on Avon and unbelievably the first thing i saw was this incredible building which is in use as a tearoom. It is situated near a little, market right  next to the famous bridge.

Snowshill Manor

One wet afternoon in the Cotswolds I decided to visit Snowshill Manor and learn about the eccentric collector Charles Paget Wade. Over his lifetime this amazing man amassed a staggering 22000 items. The exhibits are displayed in the rooms of the manor in what can only be described as a bit of a jumble !! …