“This isn’t the right road,” my mum said from the backseat of my car. “Are you sure?” “Yes, when we came it was right next to the sea. I can’t even see the sea.” “Okay but how long ago was that?” “Oh, 30, maybe 40 years.” Right! The main trouble is my mum insists on … Continue reading A Family Trip to Dunwich Heath in Suffolk.
I drove by my grandad’s old house, simply because I could. Usually when we go back to my home town of Ipswich it’s just for a couple of hours to visit my parents or, even when we go back for several days, we have plans. There's normally no time for a trip down memory lane … Continue reading A Trip Down Memory Lane at Ipswich Museum.
The first few days of half-term have been spent wandering down memory lane – at least for me. Freya and I swapped Norfolk for neighbouring Suffolk and returned to my parents’ house in Ipswich. Not only did they have a load of boxes for me to sort out from their loft, which last saw the light of … Continue reading Half-term Fun At Christchurch Mansion In Ipswich.
We decided to explore Beccles on the Norfolk/Suffolk border yesterday, which included a trip up the 122 steps to the top of the bell tower, built in 1515, for some amazing views over the surrounding area. Apparently on a clear day you can see Norwich 20 miles away but yesterday started a bit misty and it was still burning off … Continue reading My Sunday Photo – Week 41.