Category: Wells

Market Square - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 825_3428

White Wells

With snow covering Somerset I headed to its City of Wells.  In the UK, in order of increasing size, we have hamlets, villages, towns and cities.  Wells is a city because it has a...

Bishops Palace - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 825_2243

Wells Snowdrops

As we head towards the end of the snowdrop season I headed north to Wells hoping I could find some fresh flowers. Bishops Palace This weekend the Bishop’s Palace  held a snowdrop celebration.  So...

Super Moon over Wells Cathedral - Somerset, UK. ID 824_8321

Wells Supermoon

Blue Supermoon Like most people on the earth we had a blue supermoon today.  A supermoon is created when a full moon coincides with the closest part of the moon’s orbit. So it looks a...

Sunrise over Wells - Somerset, UK. ID 824_3018

St Cuthberts Wells

I love a good sunrise and for most of the year I can get out and photograph a sunrise or sunset and still find time to go to work in-between.  This weekend I had to work both...

Pigeons - Bishop's Palace, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JBA_1457

Bishops Moat

The moat around the Bishop’s Palace in Wells provides the perfect reflection of autumn. The Moat On a recent walk I was lucky to be passing the moat when the wind had dropped.  The...

April Shower - St Cuthberts, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 810_8269

April Showers

April showers are part of spring in Somerset.  This shower curtain moved slowly across the sky above Wells. Strange Weather After a warm dry start to the spring this week the weather changed direction...

St Cuthberts Daffodils

St Cuthbert’s of Wells is the largest church in Somerset. It is so big, and has such a good position in the centre of the city, that many visitors think its the Cathedral.  Early spring each year lines of daffodils fill the church yard....

Wells Cathedral Green Orange and Pink - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 810_1330

Wells Cathedral

Today.  Awake and up at 5:50am.  Out the door to get to work by 7am.  Driving to work.  Saw the sky.  Needed a silhouette.  Chose Wells Cathedral.  Parked the car.  Took some pictures.  Back...

Morrisons - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 1497

Morrisons From Heaven

Two Cathedrals in Wells?  Well on a night like tonight with a sky from heaven I found myself in a roadside lay-by staring at Morrisons as it glowed in the dark.  Rays of gold pointing to the supermarket sitting in-front...

Bishops Palace - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID moat17

Wells at Autumn

Wells in Somerset is the smallest city in England.  It has many historical buildings including the Bishops Palace and its Cathedral.  Today autumn was on its way but it was an incredible 19 Celsius – as warm as...