Monthly Archives: April 2013

Wokingham

Wokingham is a lovely old town with a good mix of old and new blending together. It still boasts a high street and has not yet succumbed to a large shopping mall. There are pubs, cafes, independent shops and the … Continue reading

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Market day.

Quite by chance I found myself in the small market town of Wokingham on market day. Not an extensive market by any means but at least there were traders there trying to earn a living.  More on Wokingham in another … Continue reading

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Churches and Churchyards! -10-

Continuing the theme of Churches I add another from my visit to Wokingham. St Paul’s Parish Church, Wokingham. As before I add a little information copied from the internet:- “St. Paul’s Parish Church, with its 170 foot spire, is situated on … Continue reading

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Urban Landscape.

My local town, Bracknell, has started the first structural steps along the road of regeneration. Plans for this have been ongoing for many many years with locals believing that it would never happen. Well, the first tentative steps have been … Continue reading

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Cowslip

Primula veris (cowslip, common cowslip; syn. Primula officinalis Hill) is a flowering plant in the genus Primula of the familyPrimulaceae. The species is native throughout most of temperate Europe and Asia, and although absent from more northerly areas including much of northwest Scotland, it reappears in northernmost Sutherland and Orkney. The common name cowslip may derive from … Continue reading

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Just for a change!

Revisiting some of my recent photographs I was struck by the fact that I haven’t posted many Black and White shots. So I thought I would remedy that with this simple post from  a recent walk in the park.

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Churches and Churchyards! -9-

Another day out but this time back to the theme of “Churches & Churchyards”. This visit saw a trip to Wokingham and believe it or not there was a strange occurrence in the sky —- the sun was out! JUST. … Continue reading

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