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Always Something New

10 Mar 2022 9:08PM   Views : 387 Unique : 260

Wherever we go, there is always something new to see, even if we keep returning to the same places. It's very difficult not to. As time goes by, to find new places we travel further and further and for a day trip probably a two hour drive is just about as far as most of us would be prepared to go. Apart from anything else, increasingly the cost goes up and up as the price of fuel escalates. One of our favourite haunts is Arley Hall in Cheshire, a 21 mile drive, so a round trip of 42 miles. A season ticket reduces the cost over a year very significantly. It's a great place for varied photography and a great place for lunch, so it's win win all the way. The last trip was two days ago, so what did I find this time? Armed with the Fujifilm S-X10 body and the Fujinon 23mm f/1.4 R LM WR lens, here's a few of the images, including some not used for the EPZ review.

Sue poses in front of a splendid flowering hedge on the way in

Sue pretending to be a ghost in the chapel

Some of the very old floor tiles in the entrance to the chapel, some so worn that the pattern is almost completely gone

Built in 1845, this old barn has been kept in gorgeous condition

This sundial is of course one hour fast, but it won't be for much longer

The gardeners have a good time working at Arley!

Outside and inside the tea house


One of the many benches provided throughout the gardens

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