Category Archives: Environmental Concerns

Sustainablity issues and lower impact living stuff.

Artes Mundi 8

Below is the written part of the work by Anna Boghiguian entitled ‘A meteor fell from the sky’, shown in the previous post on Cardiff. From the stone that fell from heaven they extracted iron, made tools they worshipped & … Continue reading

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Cardiff trip

We arrived in Cardiff early afternoon and had our usual ‘coming to Cardiff’ pint of Brains at the Cottage on the St Mary’s Street.  Checked into the Travelodge on Queens Street, right by the Castle, and met friends Sue and … Continue reading

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Geology of the Isle of Wight

This was way back in September, and I confess little of what follows will reveal much about the geological history of the island, but it might entertain. I had hoped for the chance to see quarries where building stone was … Continue reading

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Sedentary activity, if that makes sense.

I need to get out and walk.  Walk 5 or 6 miles, that would do. Ideally with rural views, but that’s not essential.  All I seem to be doing is going out to events and reading.  That doesn’t sound so … Continue reading

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Last day on the Lizard – the west coast.

Left the B&B with my 4kg daysack to find the guys with their 14kg rucksacks, and we headed west on the start of our longest day – maybe 14 miles – down to Caerthillian Cove before turning north for Kynance … Continue reading

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Lets have new front windows!

Simple enough phrase, but it didn’t half drag on.  The plan was to select a provider (June 2017) and get them to install the new windows in the summer, last year.  There is every hope that the job will be … Continue reading

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Slightly bigger full moon than usual

All that fuss about blue moons and super moons.  But it was a clear sky and that made the moon really special.  So bright!  We had just placed a sundial in the back garden, so it was an ideal opportunity … Continue reading

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