Riverside walk to Durham

After breakfast we took a riverside walk into Durham after a ride in Raymond’s swish and very quiet e-tron We stumbled upon the local rowing regatta and had an altogether lovely walk and extremely uplifting summery vibe. After a leisurely coffee at Flat White Durham, iced Latte, iced Matcha and iced hot chocolate (!) we …

Nunnington Hall

Today started suboptimally with an overnight migraine but settled by the morning, albeit with a slow start. Arriving at Nunnington Hall we were greeted by a very cheery welcome desk man who couldn’t find the annual membership form (reregistering as “someone” who is now 60 and gets a special rate). However he happily waved us …

Sutton Edge

Although the day started with a traditional bacon sandwich (with Mayo and a little ketchup!) and two mugs freshly ground Lazy Sunday coffee it was a slow start Rob had challenged us to drive up Sutton Edge in the campervan, we couldn’t resist, and in reality it was a cinch, sorry Rob!!! All practice for …

Newbury to Thirsk

Having set off in what seemed reasonable time it soon became clear that the world and wife were on the move today and it deteriorated into diversions within diversions! However the van drove the 250 miles easily and we arrived around 5.30 The campsite is on Thirsk racecourse (beside it I suppose) and was full, …