Avenues Open Gardens

Sunday 9th July 2017 My first visit was to artist Jackie Ward-Lomax’ garden, seen above in the background. Reading from the programme, which doubled as an entry ticket: The Avenues development started in 1875, originally known as the Westbourne Park Estate when it was first laid out by the enterprising developer David Parkinson Garbutt. Before this an 1869 plan shows … Read More


Sometimes I see the ghosts of long gone cats, still with me after all these years…

Chilling out

on this hot spring Friday, Bella rests under the foliage… 26 May 2017