Olly Writes

Woodwork, writing, walks, DIY and more!

Tag Archives: quarry

Good Friday Coastal Walk (Part 1)

Good Friday – 25th March 2016

While I cannot speak for the whole of the UK; down here in the south-west, we were fortunate to have one beautiful day of weather on Good Friday, whilst the rest of the long weekend was spoilt with storms of high wind and heavy rain.

This was an opportunity I took for an extensive coastal walk. For the first time since July, I would join the South West Coast Path in Dorset.

Read more of this post

Advertisements

Backwell Hill (Part 1)

On Sunday, I set off on a big of a walk that was intended as a minor journey of ‘self-rediscovery‘. I’ve been lacking a bit of inspiration to go heading off too far at this time of year and, as always, I like to try and reduce my petrol usage. It made sense to leave the car at home and set off from my front door in Wrington.

My destination was Backwell. A village in which I attended secondary school and, for a period of six-years, I lived on the southern skirt of the village – not a million miles from where I live today.

Read more of this post

%d bloggers like this: