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Travel Blogs from Hexham
... it came out with three candles burning. She was so surprised, and said that had never been done for her before. She blew and blew but the candled didn't want to go out! We did laugh. Back at her house I FaceTimed the kids, so she could see them all, except little Alexia who was in bed. Shannon even got one of her tortoises out of its cage to show her. Tired now we left her and went back to the Hotel. A little chilly this evening, it's only ...
... s leading park designer. It has a large boating lake, play areas for children specific to their age group and a mini zoo. Unfortunately, the weather reverted to type and we had to beat a retreat to the cafe in the former mansion for refreshment. An interesting afternoon ...
... the harebells were plentyful this year. We then cut back down across the grassy field to the road, then followed that back to the Carpark. It was now lunchtime so we retraced our steps back to Greenhead and the cafe there. We were pleasantly surprised to find that they were really set up for people with food allergies, so T had no difficulty in finding something to eat for once. It still being relatively early, John ...
John suggest that we might be interested in visiting a community garden in the nearby village/suburb of Whickham. Originally the garden of a large house called the Hermitage, the garden had been allowed to become overgrown and derelict. In 2002 local resident Dave Peacock arranged a public meeting and formed a committee to gain planning permission and generate funding in order to restore the garden to its former glory. This prevented former plans for the site ...
Just heard Kath has to go for further tests looks like cancer, so sad I could have cried have lost one friend can't lose another, I am upset God knows what she must be feeling. Still upset about Paul's experience yesterday, that brat tried to come over to our garden ...
Other places to stay in Hexham
Wark Village, Hexham | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- An excellent place to stay
- Building something special
- Great food, terrific hostess
Hexham, Hexham | 3 star hotelfrom $106
Priestpopple, Hexham | Hotelfrom $128
Beaumont Street, Hexham | Hotelfrom $180
1 John Martin Street, Hexham | Hotelfrom $124
Hexham, Hexham | Hotelfrom $195
Front Street , Hexham | 3 star hotelfrom $129