Stone Manor Hotel
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Some savvy readers might have noticed a bit of a lacuna in my last entry.
Where, you might have wondered, are pictures of the torchlight procession? It was, after all, to be the highlight of the festivities --well, second after the shin-kicking competition.
I have to make the painful admission that after being blasted by freezing winds up on Dover's Hill, we split and headed to the pub, hoping to catch the procession from the warmth of the Red Lion snug.
2 days to go!
Paul reckons he is all packed. Ian and myself have got our stuff ready to be packed.
Early start on Tuesday morning will see us meeting for a cooked breakfast at a Bistro in Chadsmoor (Cafe really), so we will be looking for somewhere we can see the bikes!
The weather these last few days has been very sunny and warm. Let's just hope it continues on into next week and ...
... blooming in random spots. Unfortunately we were unable to catch up with Emma, Julian and the children as they are away on the school holidays.
Our trip from Scotland took us past the Falkirk Wheel, the largest boat lift in the world which is used to connect the Union Canal with the Forth and Clyde Canal. The wheel replaces 11 locks and raises (or lowers) boats over a distance of 24m. We were fortunate to see the wheel in operation and it is ...
... and working out a plan for our week in London. Traci, meanwhile, took the opportunity to potter around the cottage.
After the movie the kids talked Nathan into taking them to a park in Worcester they have been eying off for a while and had fun on the obstacle course, climbing pyramid, trampoline and zip-line. This was followed by a yummy afternoon snack and drinks ...
... built a row of alms houses nearby. I bet no poor folk live there these days. I gleaned this information as I chattered to the two women who were decorating the church for the festival. One told me that inheritance tax in England is crippling. If someone inherits one of the historic estates they have to pay a huge amount in death duties. On top of that they are obliged to maintain the property. These two ...