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Heading for the hills: A day out in Saltaire

I’d love to go and see the David Hockney: A Bigger Picture exhibition currently on at the Roya Academy, but I can’t see me getting the opportunity. Instead we decided to to take a trip to Saltaire yesterday and check … Continue reading

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Alive, alive-o! St Annes beach in February

A promising forecast today. After a scientific check out the window, we packed a picnic and headed out for some winter beach sun. Hard to believe it’s February, the views from our sand dune picnic spot were stunning. CJ insisted … Continue reading

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Delamere Forest, Cheshire

MAP WEBSITE I drove past Delamere Forest in Cheshire recently, and have been itching for an opportunity to come here and visit properly. Some late summer sun gave us a great reason to head here for a day out last … Continue reading

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