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Saturday, the morning of the wedding was lovely -sunny and
warm and then as we headed off into the town to find a place to park close to
the venue it clouded over and started to rain.
We had time to spare so equipped with an umbrella we wandered around
Ilkley which is a beautiful town.
The rain eased for the guests and the bride to arrive but
came down in bucket loads during the ceremony and reception which meant that
The first thing that is so amazing about driving through the English countryside is the lush green fields and trees, the beautiful hedgerows on the roadsides blooming with Queen Anne lace, buttercups, poppies and grasses - there is also an abundance of wildlife including little rabbits, hedgehogs, field mice etc.
We made our way to a bed and breakfast on a farm near Bolton Abbey, Skipton. This is a converted stone barn and is exceedingly comfortable. Of ...
Well it has finally arrived - tomorrow I set off for Canada. Big brother is taking me to the airport after mentioning to me that it only cost £4.95 on the train from Wigan NW Station to Manchester Airport. Really?? - we own a transport company FGS - am not faffing about on a train with luggage when there is a perfectly good vehicle to take me in ...
... Robbie. He came out and warmed up a little bit. It was a bit of a
shame!!! But otherwise it was a great night!
The next day we didn’t have
too long until our train so we wandered around town again, enjoyed the sights
once more, walked through a nice little market area, and bought some more
falafel for our train trip. We also went to another nearby vegan café – Earth Café.
It is down a little staircase into a basement under ...
... on my bike so after a coffee and a couple of biscuits I set off for the 3 km ride and thought I would take a look at the shops at the beginning of the town that were aimed at the wind and kite surfers, for a moment I could have been in St Ives. Names like Quicksilver and Billabong on every shop front, eventually I came to a shop called Piel De Toro with the shop logo of a bull on all their products and thought they would make ideal ...