Chickens And A Calf

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN THE GROUP TO ACCESS ENLARGED GALLERY Last night Flo transferred several photographs from her mobile phone to my iMac. On 28th December I had photographed our granddaughter photographing chickens at Hockey’s Farm. These were her images. Yesterday evening we had enjoyed fortune cookies given to Jackie by Mr Chan atContinue reading “Chickens And A Calf”

‘You Do Get About Don’t You?’

Although still rather windy, the morning after the storm dawned bright and sunny. On a springlike day rooks cawed on the wing and smaller birds sang in the trees or squabbled, flapping, in the bushes as the females fled the males. Water still poured off the fields and trickled down the gullies or roared intoContinue reading “‘You Do Get About Don’t You?’”

A Precarious Career

Horses and carriages are not an unusual sight in the lanes of Minstead.  As I walked down toward Football Green this morning, a horse pulling an old carriage containing two gentlemen trotted towards me directly into the sun, which glinted from the windscreens of the convoy of cars keeping pace with it.  Like any otherContinue reading “A Precarious Career”