Red Arrows

The Red Arrows

The end of Cowes Week (a huge yachting event in the Solent) there are celebrations, with big parties, fireworks and this year a…

Wild Fire

The Forest on Fire

I was on my way back from a great walk down to the sea when I spotted a thin column of smoke in…

Shade Garden

The Shade Garden area

When the previous owners built the extension for our kitchen and utility room, they created a small, dark corner outside, behind the bedroom…


Lightning at Lepe

I saw that a line of thunderstorms was crossing the English Channel and heading our way. I thought I would try to capture…

Snow, Ice and Thaw

Tom's Down in Snow

After several days of bitterly cold winds, warmer, moister air started to move in from the South on Thursday, resulting in heavy snow.