Marsh

Out beyond Southport, on the way towards Preston is today’s walk location, full of treasure and interest. Even if a first glance might lead you to think it’s at the bleak end of nowhere, it is in fact a very special somewhere. Welcome to the Marsh. In a way it’s two marshes, separated by a […]

Sarah goes sea kayaking: The Marshlands, by boat

In which brave Sarah goes out into the more than choppy waters of the Dee Estuary and the boundaries of her comfort zone are well and truly pushed. * One of my favourite places in the whole world is ‘The Shining Shore’ – the¬†shining waters and mudflats of the Dee Estuary. Me and Ronnie have […]

Visiting the Nobility

Yes, I know you don’t come to this blog looking to encounter the upper classes of the land, but I’ve been put through it and now it’s your turn. It’s Midsummer and we’re having a week off work. The day after our urban jaunt around Widnes and Runcorn finds us up north in the verdant […]