From Autumn Leaves to Snowdrops

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. Bill Edney had the unenviable task of getting those of us schoolboys at Wimbledon College who could not manage Latin through ‘O’ Level Geography after several terms without a teacher. Today I remembered a different anecdote from that told in the link highlighted above. Sheep, I know do not like long,Continue reading “From Autumn Leaves to Snowdrops”


On this fine summer’s day I set off for Cannon Hill Common, with the vague idea that I might be able to take some nature photographs with which to illustrate this post.  In Maycross Avenue I spotted an RSPCA notice fixed to a post announcing that a tortoise had been found.  Without anything particular in mind I photographedContinue reading “Brendan”