Riveted and Tied up

All tied up for a riveting weekend in Union Street, Ryde on the Isle of Wight, just light a present. All ready for the Christmas madness to begin as hundreds of people pass it by, missing the superb architecture that lies behind these...

Appley Tower reflecting on the history

Appley House was on an eminence with views of the sea, protected by a sea wall. It was Tudor Revival and Gothic Revival in style. There was a clock tower at the east end. After Sir William Hutt bought it in about 1870, he had the house, gardens and estate extensively...

Making Goofy faces

Proud dad moment lining up to capture the apple of his eye on an iphone, more holiday spam to be communicated. Candid and Street photography on Ventnor esplanade in some spring sunshine on the Isle of...

Getting hungry in this cold weather

Why not pop down to Quarr Abbey in the winter sun and eat a doorstep sandwich, this one with mature cheddar and red onion on brown rustic bread, with a side salad and a side of fries (well kept them out the picture as I wanted to display a healthy diet). Hope you are...

The Red Shoe …..

                      ADDS0055 – Oh my memory is playing tricks originally I was thinking of Gene Wilder and the Red Shoe, but totally the wrong name that was The Woman in Red. Having trawled the internet for the shoe and Wilder I came across a whole set of...