All entries for November 2006

November 13, 2006

more than a bimble

Ouch
Stiff legs
We went for a 10 mile walk yesterday round by Long Mynd. Lovely and varied- with steep, grassy slopes, woodland and the Long Mynd heathland too. And it was a bit different to finish off the walk in the dark wearing headtorches (scaring the sheep as we crossed fields).
A good day and we were so fortunate with the weather as it looked as if we’d be in for rain at the beginning, but the shower soon cleared up and we enjoyed blue skies and sunshine for most of the day.
The only thing is that it was a little longer than my legs are used to and boy aren’t they letting me know ;-)

silver linings

silver linings

autumn colours

view from Long Mynd

One very unusual feature was the nuclear bunker. Dating from about the 1950’s, it’s little more than an underground room on the top of a hill overlooking Church Stretton- but its original function was for people to shelter and give updates during the nuclear fallout.

nuclear bunker

inside the bunker

first aid notice

inside the bunker

don

scary!


November 06, 2006

Red sky at night…

There was a simply stunning sunset over Cambridge last night…

sunset over Newnhamsunset
Newnham College at sunset


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