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We left Gomersal early - about 8 - to go home. A good day for driving, dry but cool and cloudy so that day trippers would not be encouraged. And what a contrast to Friday the trip was. Very smooth and with light traffic all the way until Stansted Airport. Even with a stop at the services (the worst coffee at Starbucks I have ever tasted) it took us little ...
This morning we drove over to Wilmslow where I lived until I was 18. I hadn't been back since 1970 so it was fascinating to see how things had changed. We had two houses there and, actually, neither had changed that much. Wilmslow as a town has definitely gone up market but it had a nice artisan market and we had a good lunch there. Driving back we met Angela's mum and dad and her sister and ...
... to the accident. It was nasty. Two cars and a van in a high speed shunt. The car in the middle was just about destroyed. Every body had to crawl past on the hard shoulder. At least we could now move but being so much later we now hit rush hour traffic and it was painfully slow between Cambridge and Huntingdon. Eventually we arrived at Gomersal just before 8! But we finished with a nice meal in the Wheatsheaf, including a birthday cake and ...
Anyway, Bolton Abbey, we parked at the first parking structure and decided to hike the whole map as indicated by Christa's trail guide - the architecture itself was insanely beautiful. Only the columns and arches remain in the rear of the structure. You need to step through quite a bit of sheep **** to get there (sheep roam freely amongst the rambunctious children and smoking parents). A small bridge which parallels slick stepping stones - many children ...
... and as each passing boat moved through the locks at Gargrave the water level dropped still further. Lock keepers popped up occasionally to move water through the locks to prevent boats being stranded on the silted up banks too long. It was as if the tide was rising and falling.
Our buddies on Fanlight's Folly decided to move on to Skipton ahead of us and they set off late in the ...