Parlors Hall Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bridgnorth
... of the smaller animals. Very interesting. It also incorporates Dudley Castle. It was quite cold and a bit wet, so some of the animals kept to their indoor areas.
We walked from there to the Dudley shopping centre where we wandered round before catching a bus back to the boat.
We had a takeaway pizza.
No boating today
Wed 18th Sep
We used the facilities (3 cassettes!) before setting off. A hire boat crossed ...
Today was quite warm by UK standards and Derek and I had a pleasant walk along the canal in the morning before joining the Grimer family for a very tasty Sunday roast lunch. Rob and Fi then took us to Croome Park, an 18th century country house and estate where we enjoyed a walk through the house and grounds. Rob then dragged me out into the fields to go blackberry picking and Derek and I dropped in for a chat with Lesley's parents, Ray and Doreen, before supper and a chat with Rob and ...
... all over the house as well as Dan and Alex and Tom. Fiona's sister Linda was also there with husband David and two daughters Holly and Emma. A short while later Derek's brother Brian arrived with Hazel. I was not surprised to find she ignored us when she came into the room and Derek had to force her to greet us. She is clearly not a very sociable person as she kept very much to herself all day. It was fun to meet everyone and ...
... of different salads. A short game of bridge followed with Derek and I getting all the cards and then it was time for bed. We have the whole of the garage flat to ourselves which is nice. It is about to be converted to a proper home and likely that the girls will move in when it is completed so lucky we arrived before the building work ...
... sound checks, with some excellent fiddle playing and guitar work. They were then introduced as "Meet on the Ledge". We have never seen them before but we know the name. They are usually at the Cropredy Fairport Convention, and they are headlining the Banbury Folk Festival this year. Very enjoyable music, but hard to talk.
Mary and David Litchfield joined us, as well as BCF member John who has been crewing for them. He remembers us from the Rufford Brach ...
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- Free parking