The Best Laid Plans….

Often Go Wrong !! After a chat during our last motorhome trip we decided we didnt have the proper motorhome mentality.  We were still in ‘caravan mode’.  That is, finding a site and staying there a few days or week or more instead of moving around and finding new places. I came up with the…

Sixes and Sevens.

What a busy sporting weekend that was. Lets work through it.  Firstly this was the weekend of the annual Olney 7’s rugby tournament which started at 10:30am on Saturday. I wandered down in the afternoon to take a few photographs and to watch my grandson Harry playing for one of the Olney teams. What a…

Norfolk..

We arrived at West Runton ‘Caravan and Motorhome Club’ site yesterday and found a nice pitch but we really wanted to go to one we had last time we were here.  However that area was closed because someone had damaged the grass when it was wet. This morning we enquired about moving to another pitch…

Giving It Another Go…

Well here I am again writing a blog post.  Not sure how long it will last but its that time of year when there are more things to write about. To start with we had the first trip of the year with our caravan last week.  We went to Devon visiting family around Exeter.  It…

Wallingford

We combined a little bit of pleasure with some business yesterday.  Our caravan had to go into our preferred service company, Cross Country Caravans, in Wallingford, on the River Thames  a few miles south of Oxford.  There are caravan service companies nearer to us but this is our preferred one.  Normally they come out to us…

Blessings In Disguise..

I am writing this on Sunday morning, the morning I should have been up early and pedalling around a 200km Audax down into the Cotswolds. I was prevented from doing so by the events of last weekend that were documented in my previous post. I am thinking in some ways it was a kind of a…