Monday, August 20, 2012

Gone West (Reprise)


We have gone again for a week to the place of sheela-na-gigs and old stone, where in the night-time garden you can hear only owls*

And there shall be quiet pints in ancient inns, a walk up Ham Hill; trips to the Jurassic Coast; and maybe a slap-up lunch at the Hive Beach Cafe.

Hugs. Will send some Twitter postcards.

Kings Of Convenience - 'Summer On The Westhill' (2001)

*but see the International Space Station pass at 21:18 on Monday, we hope

10 comments:

  1. We're just back from the Cotswolds and Shropshire way. I must have mentioned this previously - but Golden Cap is where the opening titles for Reggie Perring were filmed..

    And The George in West Bay used to do a great shark dish, but this was 11 years back when we last went.

    The Anchor Inn Sea Town is highly recommended also for views, booze and food

    http://www.theanchorinnseatown.co.uk/

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  2. Top tips from Mondo Travel there, as ever

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  3. International Space Station eh. You'll be stood there ages in the rain, and then 2 of em will come along.

    While-you-wait-quiz for the girls: How many different kinds of owls can you name?

    Barn Owl, Snowy owl, etc

    ....
    When they run out of owl ideas, say to them 'Teat'.

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  4. We're up to seven but we've had to break off to play pool.

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  5. So, say 'Teat'.

    They quizzically say, 'Teat owls'

    Tea towels. See. They'll just love it. Trust me.

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  6. Dickie, the mirth was unending (eldest has sworn never to talk to me again)

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  7. Happy to help, davy.
    Family Entertainment. Free, yet Priceless.

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