Photo Albums

September 2018: Ikaria, Greece

September 2018: Ikaria, Greece

Hiking and beaches on a beautiful, quiet, friendly Greek island.

April 2018: Le Châtelard, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, Savoie, France

April 2018: Le Châtelard, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, Savoie, France

Visiting my friend Sue at her home in the Three Valleys area of the French Alps.

October 2017: Rhône bike tour

October 2017: Rhône bike tour

Starting from the Furkapass in Switzerland, at 2400 metres, descending via Lausanne and Geneva, to Lyon, Valence, Montelimar, Avignon and Arles.

June 2017: Mike Hall’s Wake

June 2017: Mike Hall’s Wake

A gathering, centred around the village of Abbeycwmhir, in mid-Wales, to celebrate the life of Mike Hall. Winner of multiple ultra-distance, self-supported bicycle races and organiser of the Transcontinental Race. Mike was killed by a car driver south of Canberra, Australia, during the inaugural Indian Pacific Wheel Race, on 31 March 2017.

April 2017: Sheffield Sessions Festival

April 2017: Sheffield Sessions Festival

A festival of music and song, taking place over Easter weekend across the pubs of Sheffield, notably Kelham Island Tavern, and Shakespeare’s.

2002 and 2003: Rio and Sheeba

2002 and 2003: Rio and Sheeba

Our cats, Rio and Sheeba, born 2002. Sheeba died in 2015. Rio is still with us for now.

June 2002: Peter and Jean’s Golden Wedding Celebration

June 2002: Peter and Jean’s Golden Wedding Celebration

Peter and Jean Maynard celebrated their Golden Wedding anniversary with a nice dinner in Sussex. Attendees were: Peter and Jean, their daughters Alison and Caroline; Caroline’s family: Rob, Clara and Tom; Sidney Linnegar Peter’s friend from the British Iris Society; John and Jean Foster, gardening friends from the Mercia group; Muriel a neighbour and enthusiastic ... [Read more...]

June 2002: Cornwall

June 2002: Cornwall

A family holiday near St Austell, including a visit to the Eden Project.

May 2001: California

May 2001: California

A trip to California, with Caroline, Rob, Clara and Tom, as well as Rob’s mum Yvonne. Visiting San Diego, Yosemite, Monterey Bay, San Francisco, and Disneyland.

December 1989: West Africa

December 1989: West Africa

A trip to visit our friend Jo, who was working as a researcher at the Medical Research Council in Fajara, The Gambia. Jo took us up country in a Land Rover. We had memorable stops at the huge market in Farafenni, a cross-roads on the Trans-Gambia Highway, and at Basse. We also took our own ... [Read more...]