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Twenty-One Tumuli

The start point was determined by family history. My wife’s grandma had spent many years living near Brighstone, and so indirectly prompted we had...

Low Water - The Draining of Regents Canal

I’ve written before about walking along the Regents Canal, but I was drawn back there again when I heard that it had been drained. Not the whole...


A kestrel hovering is a marker on the sky. Perhaps one thrown arbitrarily, or perhaps an “X” for treasure. Either way, the map of the clouds is...

A Sort of Pilgrimage - Glastonbury Tor

We'd forgotten about the Tor. It had faded into the grey zone of "life before child" - all the more so because the gap between our trip and our...

Floodplain (3): Hogacre and On

On the far side of the sportsfield I'd reached at the end of the previous piece is Hogacre Common, a community-run eco park. I'm there quite often -...