Monthly Archives: September 2013

Newcastle beach, now.

Nice time of the year. Air cool in the morning, sun, beach, food. Continue reading

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Durham, England, 2013

in England we were fortunate to be out and about on the annual festival day with brass bands playing Madness songs as well as old standards, the sun shining, and the streets thronging with people.

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Dining room, Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Even the cafe in the V&A was amazing!

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View of Vidareidi, Faroyar

View from the chapel at VidareidI, with ocean and islands in the background. This breathtaking view presented itself to us at perhaps ten in the evening, after a long overcast day. The silver shingles of the chapel caught the northern … Continue reading

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Torshavn sheep

Here’s a handsome animal we found grazing next to a memorial atop a little hill in Torshavn. It was a gloomy, windy and wet day, but our ovine companion didn’t seem bothered!

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Sculpture memorial to Lady Diana, London

Standing in St James Park, London, summer 2013.

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Goggjv, Faroe Islands

My apologies if I have spelt the name of this village incorrectly! This was a beautiful little place in the northward end of one of the bigger islands of the Faroes. The cliff walks are incredible, as is the outlook … Continue reading

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Cormorants, Farne Islands

A couple of cormorants [or shags?], at one of the Farne Islands in the north of England. The islands are crowded with shags, cormorant, puffin, razorbills and gillemot, nesting in the rocks and in the islands themselves. You can a … Continue reading

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Christ College, Oxford

The front of Christ College, Oxford, on a summer day.

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Chains in Torshavn shipyard

Walking around Torshavn n the way to watch the St Olav’s day boat races, we walked past some boats of a completely different kind. A pile of chains lay in one corner, waiting to take up the load in another … Continue reading

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