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Long Lost Relatives in Sommerset

Heather, Sally, Mum & me have just returned from an overnight trip to visit some long lost relatives in Crowcombe, Sommerset. We were thoroughly spoilt by Annie, Gerald & Pip the dog.

Gerald took us girls for a drive through the Exmoor National Park, it was great to have a local he knew where to stop, we saw Exmoor Ponies, Highland Cattle, goats, deer, Wales across the channel & so much more!
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Heather in the Heather

After a great fried breakfast Gerald took us for another drive, he got permission from the landlord to drive up the top of the hill behind Crowcombe and what a view!!! Unfortunetly for you I can't upload the panorama of the scenery .... Sorry but here's some pics of the view.
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Just to rub it in, this is our lunch complete with clotted cream
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A slight detour home to visit some relatives in Uplowman
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We had a great time exploring the small graveyard.

Alison wanted to feature on the blog so she is showing you the size of a cider can : )
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Posted by ChristieA 12:27 Archived in United Kingdom Tagged united_kingdom relatives Comments (1)

Purshall Hall

No such thing as sitting idle here at Heathers!

We've been cake assistants to a busy weekend of markets
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There was Friday at Worchester
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Saturday was Malvern
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Today was a flower show in Worchester
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There has been long walks with my four friends - Fudge, Floss, Tiger & Tottie
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We've been up the drive & round the fields
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These are the new additions we picked up this morning - Bobby & Geoff
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Our home away from home
The front of Purshall Hall
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The back
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And the garden where lots is in flower
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Photos from today's flower show
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How big are these! Had to get Annabel & Andrew in the pic for size
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And that sums up our busy week

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Posted by ChristieA 11:29 Archived in United Kingdom Tagged united_kingdom Comments (3)

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