Monthly Archives: June 2012

Sometimes a place has a soul

I was leafing through my collection of walking photo’s and came across this one. I remember taking the shot 3 years ago and how I was affected by the place. Walking up from The Llangorse Activity Centre at Gilfach Farm, … Continue reading

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British Summer Time

An oxymoron if ever I heard one…… We enter official summertime this weekend but no real sign of settled weather. I cant remember the last time we had a truly great summer, normally we are relegated to have a decent … Continue reading

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A little of something different

This weekend saw a respite from the rain and storms that had lashed the country in the previous week. I took the opportunity to get out and about knowing that it wasnt likely to last. Since my daughter insisted upon … Continue reading

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Laser Competition 2012 – a review

Dont say a word. Not a word. Those eagle eyed amongst you will have noted a certain tent in one of the pictures on my recent overnighter. Yes it is a Laser Competition. Yes I sold my other one last … Continue reading

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The Joy of Socks

Well, restricted to a short local walk because of the weather, the traffic and good old cant be arsed, I find myself discussing the often overlooked bit of kit: the humble sock. Like most people, I have probably tried over … Continue reading

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The forecast is pants so it must be a bank holiday……

So much for the good weather recently. Oh dont get me wrong I have been out about in it and its been great. BUT…..the bank holiday comes around and hey ho the forecast goes down the tubes. The Cosmos has … Continue reading

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