Category Archives: Photography

Northumberland 2010 photoset


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Some of my (hopefully!) more interesting photos from Northumberland may be found here. This emotive shot is most likely to be used again: I was pleased with this falcon(?) too: It was hunting on the updraft around Dunstanburgh castle, with a swift(?) bouncing in playfully:

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Northumberland


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Beth and I are now home after a great week in Northumberland, which included our 14th wedding anniversary. It seems to us a wonderful yet much-neglected county, though it is apparently not neglected by the RAF!

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Heroes or victims?


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Beth and I just spent a few days in Cumbria with old friends and their wonderful children. When he and I graduated together from the Royal Air Force College Cranwell, we never imagined that today I would be an MP and he would be managing a major manufacturing facility, but that is a story for another day. It was, of course, picturesque: I am indebted to my old mate for the notion that what he wants is an organisation of heroes, […]

Path through the woods above West Wycombe


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Some shots of West Wycombe


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Follow the link from the photo for more.

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West Wycombe Panorama


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Finally, I found a couple of hours for walk with the camera. A panorama of West Wycombe from above my home:

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Photos from the Lane End 4-legged walk


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A weekend around Chiltern Rise


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On Friday, I had the pleasure of attending the tenth anniversary of Lane End’s twinning with St Pierre D’Oleron, for which I hope to provide a photo later. I made the point that these direct friendships across national boundaries are a wonderful thing, quoting Richard Cobden: Peace will come to earth when the people have more to do with each other and governments less. Beth and I attended Saturday’s Lane End fete, which was thronged, where I discovered The Rebellion Brewery’s […]

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General Election Count


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For those who could not be there, some photos from Wycombe’s polling day and count:

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Bucks New University


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At last, a day of good light!

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