Monthly Archives: December 2016

Mist pix

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Featured are the beach at Calshot in Southampton, Beaulieu Palace House, and wildlife  on the shores of the lake at Beaulieu.  The latter were soliciting handouts.

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Calshot Castle 🏰 Palace House, Beaulieu, and sights missed in mist

  Final tour saw us dashing about the New Forest to see hazy sights of beaches, castles, palaces, and ponies, plus a close -up of swans.

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Castle 🏰 and Cove

Kids wanted a castle and a beach. Thus the day saw us clambering as far as possible up Corfe Castle and then over the surrounds of Lulworth Cove.

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Sent up the wall

Today there was another conspiracy to bump me off. This one involved clambering up a sheer face and falling off again several times.

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Slacking was on line for Boxing Day

I managed about five seconds without support before falling off. Slacklining is for the unbalanced even if balanced.

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A mare hic wrist miss, foreshore!

Featuring a lot of gifts and tons of traditional munchies with family and friends.

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Felicitous Nativity or a Bouncy Bah Humbug

 Best of wishes for a super 25th Dec spent in a manner which affords you maximum merriment! Today a last-minute shopping frenzy and visit to Romsey Abbey

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Chipping away at meeting more friends.

  Today’s excursion involved graduating from Oxford and moving on.  No.the friends met had not been cop shopped, but this had a handy sign for the name.   I can only blog at night and on my mobile, so scope is much … Continue reading

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Hinton Ampner


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Did Paultons theme park today. Some amazing rides designed to exercise the vocal cords to the maximum while draining pockets.

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