Tag Archives: River Soar

Photober 09 & 10….

A mixture of one of the smaller and the largest (cattle and horses accepted) fauna in the country. There is also a topical nature to the Red Deer given we are entering the rutting season.

Posted in Photober, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Too Warm….

Autumn is here with a vengeance only it’s not. We are now well into September and the temperature still has a pleasant feel to it. When I was out at dawn this morning I didn’t need my gloves! Don’t get … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, Gardens, Jubilee Park, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Onward to hopefully better things…..

Well that was a winter for the record books….we didn’t do anything special in fact we didn’t do much at all because for most of the winter we were in lockdown. Come to think of it this latest lockdown started … Continue reading

Posted in Corvid 19, Jubilee Park, Photography, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nowhere to Go….

Yesterday I was allowed out of my local area – I had to take the car into town to be serviced and MOT’d. Now I am aware that my sticking to the lockdown rules are certainly more strict than many … Continue reading

Posted in Corvid 19, Jubilee Park, Photography, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The fields of Leir…

People have been living in the area where I live since the early Bronze age. Indeed, thanks to all the development over the past 30 years I know live in perhaps the best known prehistoric landscape in the whole of … Continue reading

Posted in Jubilee Park, Photography, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Slack Jawed….

I feel like a slack jawed yokel as I watched the disintegration of the United States of America live on primetime TV last night. I am sure there are many people out there justifying what happened yesterday in Washington DC. … Continue reading

Posted in American Politics, Corvid 19, Donald Trump, Jubilee Park, USA Presidential Election, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Christmas….

Cold damp morning with only geese for company…bliss for just a short while. I hope you have a peaceful Christmas by whatever way measure you might which to apply.

Posted in christmas, Jubilee Park, Photography, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Damp Under Foot…

The past few winters have been odd affairs. Not too cold and really very little snow but we certainly got a lot of rain. This winter is officially 7 days old and so far it is very mush the same … Continue reading

Posted in Jubilee Park, Photography, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

So it is true….

Tier 3 for me! It seems that we in the East Midlands are the bad boys and girls as we are the only region where the infection rate has not decreased over the current lockdown – so that’s nice?!? The … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

More Cold Toes….

The good news is that the lockdown will soon be over…the bad news is it looks like we may be in Tier 3 which means a bellyful of restrictions on what we can and can’t do. Hopefully, when the vaccination … Continue reading

Posted in autumn, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment