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A sleeping beauty in a garden, but where? Part of my November Lake District quiz

Just for fun: A Lake District quiz

Occasionally I come across an image in my photo library and think, ‘that would make a good picture for a quiz! I wonder how many people would know where it was taken…’. So following this line of thought, here are 12 photos I’ve taken on my gem-hunting travels, some of […]

Coniston Water in autumn

In search of autumn colour in Coniston

Back in the summer I visited Coniston for the first time in many years. I absolutely loved it, so promised myself that I would return to see its legendary autumn colours before the long dark nights of winter finally draw in! I usually find the BBC weather app quite accurate, […]