Monthly Archives: September 2017

Long Drive through the night to Ayr!

I left the Deep South at 0330 to get to Ayr to visit my sister and watch my local Team Ayr United play East Fife!I was visiting my Grandkids and have been away for two weeks.I find it is s … Continue reading

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Weather On the mountains ! It’s that time of year again! Check the forecast and your kit!

The winter may be on the way on the mountains yet as I am down South it seems far away. I travel back early tomorrow and I had a look at next weeks forecast from the Mountain Weather Information Service … Continue reading

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The Mountain Museum Annual Collection . 29 Sept – 8 October at Roy Bridge 

About the Collection A Brief History of The Scottish Mountain Heritage Collection Napoleon it was who asserted that “England was a nation of shopkeepers” but I have been unable to find a quote which asserts that the British are a … Continue reading

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Early start watching the school running club! The Henley River and Rowing Musuem The helping Marshalling the schools cross country 

I am down South and the girls were off at the running club at 0800 yesterday. About 30 took part even Ellie Skye at 3 ! It was fun to watch and the team games after the Run were great … Continue reading

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Sorry limited access to internet limited blogs 

Sadly the internet is down just now and yet so near the buidiness centre of the UK near London! When a 3 year old says the internet is down it is serious! Yet I am having some special time with … Continue reading

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“Slip, sliding away” on a wet Idwal Slabs with two special mates.

I am in Wales and stayed with Rusty and Nerys and the boys in Bethesda last night we had a great night. We had hoped to go climbing with Pete Kay another pal yesterday. The weather was poor and rained … Continue reading

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Great trip to Wales now maybe a hillclimb and the Welsh MRT Reunion on Saturday night at Tyn – Y – Coed? Meeting special people.

It’s been so  wet today but we left the boys to golf as Ian and I went to pick up left gear at one of the golf clubs an old age thing. After the boys finished Pete Kirkpatrick won the … Continue reading

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