Premier Inn Taunton Central - North
Travel Blogs from Taunton
... walked to one of the two local pubs for a drink then back
home to bed.
Wednesday the 18th
of September – after
breakfast the sun was shining through clouds as we walked around the
charming village of Whimple. It is very pretty with some thatched
houses and an impressive church where Janthia and Roger are
bell-ringers. We enjoyed lunch at the other pub – curry for for
... By the time we got back to The Coach House, the Rudolph children were all returning from their various outings to cricket and Guy had retuned from his Board meeting in Amsterdam. We had a lovely dinner and Guy introduced Pete to Armagnac. Luckily that took the edge off watch us lose 2 Americas Cup races (sigh). Although it did increase his ranting a bit. He is not feeling so flash this morning ...
... be. we stopped to grab a sandwich, top up petrol and replace Rod's glasses he lost. Leaving Barnstaple we head north towards the coast and the Bristol Channel. We have seen two Badgers in the last couple of days and unfortunately they have both been road kill! A beautiful sunny day today as we drive along and decide to take a left turn to Woolacombe, where we were told, has beautiful long beaches and is used for surfing. ...
... times, with very little change to their design. Also to think that were buried underground and that a worker doing his job managed to uncover a small piece which has eventually led to the site as it stands today. The age of everything in England is difficult to get your head around, and in the most part for it to be still standing or used as things were centuries ago is amazing.
Back in Stratford and tonight we have tickets to the Shakespearean play Much Ado About ...
... 8217;t go slashing and burning any more, though Enoch Powell might have done if he had had his way. And after a generation or two we give them a British Passport. So, what is all the fuss about some non-native plants and animals? Surely we should worry more about the one’s we cause to be extinct. And look at pheasants? Weren’t they introduced from Asia? They are now part of the fabric of our countryside and hedgerows. Mind you, The Queen goes round shooting ...