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Squirrel Nutkin Got There First!

It’s mid October and 20c today with not a breath of wind – that’s to come! Time to tack up and attach the saddle bag, we’re going foraging again. What this time? Chestnuts we”ll just watch you scrabbling round in … Continue reading

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From Porlock Post to Whitstone 

I had a busy morning inland within Exmoor National Park, the gales blew and heavy showers lashed the moor, as I drove back towards the coast at Porlock. As I rounded the corner at Porlock Post, as so often happens, … Continue reading

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Last Sunrays Before The Storm

After a sunny afternoon here in West Porlock, I saw the storm clouds gathering out to sea. As I watched, there was a shaft of light across the Porlock Salt Marsh. IPhone in hand, I was lucky to have captured … Continue reading

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West Country Cut Off By Rail

This train was stopped yesterday by the waterlogged track. Today, we are cut-off by rail on both main lines. The other picture was taken as I travelled to London on Tuesday. It shows how close the water was to the … Continue reading

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Another Massive Tide

I took these photos an hour either side of high tide. The force of nature and changing light was incredible. We are so lucky to have such a wonderful view of the bay, whilst not at risk of flooding .

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Look What Turned-up In Our Garden

Today’s weather was perfect for gardening here on the edge of Exmoor in Porlock Bay. As I started to tidy the paths, I saw this Ladybird on a leaf that was next in line for the hoe! It is an … Continue reading

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Acer Confetti

I just had to take a photo of this pretty sight as I walked the dogs above Mariners Lodge B&B. The Acer leaves have mingled with Beech and Oak amongst other deciduous leaves. See the Acer below!!

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Glorious Autumn Colours

A view of the woods above Porlock Weir in all their Autumn beauty. We have yet to have a frost this year. It’s 18th November 2013, one of the mildest Autumns on record. The forecast is for cold weather to … Continue reading

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Storm Clouds Gathering

Another wonderful moment of autumn light across Porlock Bay. The colours of the land were enhanced by shadows cast by midday November sun.

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Peace In Porlock Bay

Down at Porlock Weir, the Exmoor ‘Weirfest’ weekend is in full swing. Somerset cider, Exmoor beer and very happy revelers are singing to the music. Although you can hear the happy noises from Porlock, we,, on the doorstep, can hear … Continue reading

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