Mam Tor, Peak District UK

I'm still undergoing my hiking training in preparation for the trek in Transylvania to raise money for Mind. So in search of seeking out some good local places to walk, we set off for the Peak District, which is about an hour or so away from where we live. Mam Tor was our destination; a … Continue reading Mam Tor, Peak District UK

Pendle Hill and Sculpture Trail

In a recent post called 'Taking The Plunge' I talked a bit about my decision to undertake the huge challenge of going trekking in the Transylvanian Alps to raise money for Mind. As part of that, I've been undertaking more hikes to support with my training, so when the sun came out recently, I jumped … Continue reading Pendle Hill and Sculpture Trail

Another Place

I do like my art (especially sculptures; as proved here and here!), however I tend to get a bit freaked out by large statues (this post has some rather terrifying examples) - apparently it's a thing (lots of people experience it - I promise!!). In particular, statues of people in / near water scare the … Continue reading Another Place

A Caravan Trip Down Memory Lane

When we were little, we used to take trips to Cornwall, Devon, Wales - basically somewhere with a beach. Inevitably, as a lot of people did in the 80s and 90s, we stayed in a caravan. There was none of the 'glamping' or 'yurt' style accommodation that you find today, instead it was a good, … Continue reading A Caravan Trip Down Memory Lane