Wednesday 12th April 2017 – total 403 miles. We left home just before 10am and, after stopping for fuel, we made our way to Maisemore Apiaries just outside Gloucester. We met John and his father Eric who were pleased to see us again. We picked up a catalogue for Dave’s cousin and were going to […]
Spent today at home. Dave sorted out a few teething problems with our website. Hopefully all is well now. Lovely sunny day in the garden. Kate and the boys came round to say hi too.
Monday 10th April 2017 – total 297 miles We enjoyed a leisurely breakfast with Emily and her family. I wrote the last few days of our diary while Dave did some drawing with Bobby, Martha and Annabella. We left around 9am and drove towards Bristol, crossing the Avon using the Clifton Suspension Bridge. Memories […]
Sunday 9th April 2017 – total 201 miles Beautiful sunrise today as we drank our early morning brew and enjoyed a slice of toast. We drove down from Dartmoor to Moretonhamstead – blue skies again but misty in places. We stopped for fuel in Exeter then on to Brampton Speke where we were given a […]
Saturday 8th April 2017 – total 119 miles Up and away around 8.30. Lovely to meet up with Jackie, Michaela and David again. Our first treat for the day was a walk along Hayle beach. Beautiful blue skies and warm sunshine. We called in to say hello to Margaret in Blackwater. She made us very […]
Friday 7th April 2017 – total 19 miles Woke at 8 and Dave made us a hot drink before we got ready to leave. We needed to turn the van around so that we could get back onto the A30 to continue our journey. We started off at 8.50 but ground to a halt again […]
It is just over a year ago that we started our journey of a lifetime – a long walk from Land’s End to John o’Groats. Without sounding too cheesy, we had the most amazing time. We met many good people and made new friends too. We enjoyed our daily walks and the variety of scenery […]