Loch Lomond November 2008
We stayed with Richard and Marie at the Lodge on Loch Lomond www.loch-lomond.co.uk one beautiful weekend in November and the camera never stopped...
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Rosie and Antony's wedding
Wedding bells rang for Rosie and Antony in 2008 and a lovely day was had by all. Fantastic food, superb music and totally wonderful wedding.
Saddleworth Folk Festival
One of the best festivals of the seasons the highlight is the Sunday gospel singaround at Ebenezer chapel and the wonderful Boarshurst Silver Band. Thanks for your hospitality Ber ...
This visit was in Summer 2008 with Tommy Lee and Gareth
Warwick Folk Festival 2008
Wonderful weekend - lovely sunshine, great music especially Last Orders and Brian McNeill and great company - oh and that man Donnelly - what can I say!
The Kent Blizzard 1987
This was whiteout for Kent. All traffic stopped and the Supermarket shelves emptied themselves of food within 24 hours. No phones the next day and check out those icicles!
Walk to Mother Shipton's cave and the petrifying well. Quite a lady by all accounts!
All the skeletons are here for you to gossip about.
So we all decided to invade Brittany for two weeks in Summer 2007. It was quite a buzz to order water at a Breton cafe in Welsh (dwr) and finding they understood easily. Well we ...
In 2003 we visited Verona and did Lake Garda and Venice. The Venice pictures have still to be traced but this is the rest of it.
Broadstairs folk festival
We haven't done this festival for a few years now but we will be back. The town is wonderful, the people friendly and folk music is everywhere.
Alton Towers, Go Karting and Blackpool
Tommy Lee and Gareth try their hands at everything going in Summer 2008. Phew!
The Works Outing to Rivington
It was a grand day out to one of our reservoirs (the sewage works were also considered but quickly dismissed). That morning it snowed.
Wigan Model Railway Exhibition Dec 2008
As promised here are our photos. These are great - enjoy!
October 2004 and the likely lads took their better-'arfs off for a romantic holiday - well it started off romantically...
Lake District with Gareth
In April 2005 we took Gareth to the Lake District and I showed him the Red Pike ascent. In August we were back as he was determined to make the top even though it was hurricane con ...
Rochester Sweeps Festival 2005
The Sweeps opens up our festival year and is a firm tradition with us. Great atmosphere - the most colourful festival of the year
Rochester Sweeps Festival 2006
Rochester is a City with its own unique character but if hidden within the Chatham conglomerate where only a lucky few chance to find it. Here is more fun at the sweeps in 2006.
In 2002 we went to Merlin's home town to have look at the hill in which he lies trapped by Nimue. We had to complain because our hotel room was noisy so they promptly moved us at ...
The inevitable Ballyshnnon folk festival looked after wonderfully by Sharon and Aidan - followed by a wander around Ireland with a mission to find legendaary Uisneach where the sto ...
Our first trip to Ireland together. I was unable to see Altan play live on the Friday because it was our AGM day. However, it didn't stop Charlie and Liz flying on ahead of me!!
Ballyshannon April 2006
Back to our favourite spot this time with Gareth who, being Gareth, enjoys the odd stroll
Paul's 50th birthday and mum-in-law Pat went all out and bought Paul a shovel and train whistle. Liz went one better though...
Our wedding and honeymoon
The honeymoon involved taking Charlie to a Robbie Williams concert, a family meal in Rustington and Rick's 48th birthday in the Lake District.
Acker Bilk in Warrington - August 2007
August 2007 and Warrington town council built a stage for Acker under the old fish market roof in the town centre and he played real cool for free. Our lady Mayor got front row but ...
February 2009 and the younger generation are finally finding out what Winter is. Let's hope this finally puts an end to all this Global Warming nonsense.
Cameron's Christmas 2004
In 2004 we were lucky enough to get to share a very special Christmas with Cameron and his mum Cara. And on Christmas morning guess who had been to deliver his presents??
Vikki's 11th Birthday Party
At the very plush Crossfield's Centre suite in Warrington Vikki and her friends gathered to witness her 11th birthday and to have a good time.
Mike's 63rd Birthday
Soul man Mike decided to celebrate his 63rd with a thrash at one of Warrington's happening night spots (the Golf Club). The women were hot and the music was loud! However once the ...
Rochester Sweeps 2009
We kicked off the 2009 folk circuit in the usual way at the Sweeps. It was great to see our old friends again and this time we took Ant and Charlie just to see what they would make ...
Lynne's 40th Birthday Party
19th June 2009 and we found ourselves in a quoit club in Hartlepool. Brilliant function room upstairs in the Club with purpose built dance floor - very impressive. Lynne is Lizzy' ...