Yarner Wood 1

Yarner Wood

A magical early morning visit to Yarner Wood on Dartmoor – pictures taken at around 06.45 am.

Bradley Manor 1

May Day at Bradley Manor

Bradley Manor is a small National Trust property on the western edge of Newton Abbot. This was my first visit and I …


Hats Off

Giving the new short haircut a Spring outing.

Coombe Cellars

New Year’s Day

The Coombe Cellars pub, Combeinteignhead, Devon Teignmouth from Shaldon The Shaldon – Teignmouth ferry, with Christmas trimmings Teignmouth from Shaldon John Masefield …

Haldon Forest - Deer Walk 1b

Haldon Forest Deer Walk

07.34: No deer visible yet but plenty of noisy activity deeper in the forest during the previous half hour. 07.36: Sunlight just …

Torbryan - Holy Trinity Church 1

Holy Trinity, Torbryan

I’ve been looking forward to visiting Torbryan church ever since I first saw it described by W. G. Hoskins in John Betjeman’s …

Dawlish - St Gregory's churchyard 2


Early morning sunshine in St Gregory’s churchyard, Dawlish

Dartmoor 2 - Nun's Cross - Seward's Cross

Dartmoor Outing

Our original plan to take advantage of the beautiful spring weather by visiting Wistman’s Wood had to be abandoned after we found …