Cheshire Wandering (2) Acton Bridge and Dutton Locks


After the epic tour of Tatton Park, the girls decided that they needed some retail therapy. As this is definitely not my thing, I dropped them off at the Cheshire Oaks retail park and took off to explore a little. My original plan was to visit the canal and quayside at Preston Brook. Unfortunately, there… Continue reading Cheshire Wandering (2) Acton Bridge and Dutton Locks

Cheshire Wandering (1) Tatton Park


Last week my wife and I took a trip up to the Wirral, to visit the outlaws. My wifes sister, our niece and her daughter. As we always do on such visits, we like to do the touristy thing and go on days out, to visit some stately pile, gardens or perhaps country views. On… Continue reading Cheshire Wandering (1) Tatton Park

Sculpture Park Pleasure


Last Saturday we spent a fabulous few hours, with friends, exploring this sculpture park at Churt in Surrey. The park comprises some 650 modern and contemporary sculptures displayed throughout ten acres of arboretum and water gardens. To do it justice you really need to have 360 degree vision as you explore the various trails. Not… Continue reading Sculpture Park Pleasure