Red Lion Inn
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... from the Hart Silversmiths workshop.
Only pictures could do justice to the light elegance of these silvery objects.
I'm not hugely into owning STUFF any more, especially if it needs polishing, but I could barely drag myself away from these beauties.
The other highlight was the arts and crafts home exhibit.
What particularly took my fancy was an introvert's dream desk.
An elegant wooden ...
... tourists and day trippers down along the canal (Darling Harbour) students dragging on fags and drinking beer up the hill around the uni and daggy-looking terrace houses (Glebe), and trendy types drinking coffee and prosecco further up around Clifton (Paddington).
Lost in the fields around Dover's Hill - accidentally ending up in Saintbury -- but getting a good look at how the wheat is doing now.
Mickleton - there by bus (FREE now ...
... Aussies....(all two of us) were also to blame for this rackety turn of events.
Dolly Parton and Patsy Kline gave way to Credence and Bon Jovi -- although even then, Frank Sinatra's New York New York had us up doing some kind of weird line can can routine.
Regular briefings by the program director, Doug - who must never sleep - were great and kept us very clear on what was coming up,
Then there ...
... turret. It is hollow in the middle and some of the steps are broken and missing some supports underneath. Vern says they have been there hundreds of years and will be fine, I say maybe now is when they are giving up like the other pieces that are clearly missing. I did go up, under lively protest and kind of enjoyed the views. There is a problem when trying to take photos though as you can not hang onto the rail and steady a camera at the same time. I ...
... returned to the cottage for our own dinner using the remains of our earlier purchases. We have enjoyed a night sitting in front of the TV, sorting our photos and catching up with our messages. We hope it stays fine for the Cotswold Olympics on here tomorrow night- apparently a competition including shin kicking and other rural sports!!! It finishes with a torchlight parade back into town and then dancing and drinking in the street!!!! Timed it right being here for that! ...