Sharing The Duchess Of Cornwall’s Bench

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS GALLERY, INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF WHICH CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE BY SCROLLING DOWN AND CHECKING BOX AT BOTTOM RIGHT According to Wikipedia: ‘The WI [Women’s Institute] movement began at Stoney Creek, Ontario in Canada in 1897 when Adelaide Hoodless addressed a meeting for the wivesContinue reading “Sharing The Duchess Of Cornwall’s Bench”

The Interknit.

CLICK ON ANY GROUPED IMAGE TO ACCESS GALLERIES THAT CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE. JUST CLICK ON THE INDIVIDUAL IMAGES TO ENLARGE THEM. We didn’t much feel like taking the Christmas decorations down last night, so left it at unplugging the lights. When you consider that the Head Decorator is also the Head Gardener, youContinue reading “The Interknit.”

Hordle Village Fair

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF NECESSARY. Those who had worked so hard to create today’s Hordle Village Fair woke up to a forecast of rain from 3.00 p.m.. The event was to begin at 1.00 p.m.. In fact, although we were beset by heavy clouds, rain held off until soon after four. JackieContinue reading “Hordle Village Fair”


I began the day with a brief amble down the lane. In the bed beyond the kitchen window, the frilly pink poppies have multiplied. On our back drive, a pennant of white ramblers is now strung from stump to stump down the avenue of dead trees along the Northern side. Hallmark Builders have finished their workContinue reading “Shoebox”