Tagged: Church

Poppy Trail - St Cuthberts Church, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID 826_2723

Wells Poppy Trail

The Wells Poppy Trail displayed handmade poppies across all the city churches. St Cuthbert’s Church As the largest parish church in Somerset, St Cuthbert’s is sometimes confused for the city’s cathedral.  The inside of this church,...

Remembrance Poppies - Church of St Mary - Abbas and Templecombe, Somerset, UK. ID 826_2564

Templecombe Poppies

This Sunday marks 100 years since the Armistice was signed in November 1918, bringing an end to the First World War.  On Remembrance Sunday 11 November 2018, people around Somerset will be reflecting on the lives...

Autumn Leaves - Thurlbear Woods, Somerset, UK. ID 826_2386

Thurlbear

I rarely have the opportunity to travel west in Somerset but today I had a couple of free hours.  It was a beautiful sunny autumn day so I headed out to Thurlbear in search...

Oak - South Brewham, Somerset, UK. ID DSC_3573P

South Brewham

The parish of Brewham in South Somerset contains some lovely villages as well as some steep hills. The Church South Brewham church sits tucked away on Charcroft Hill. It seems there has been a church...

Flowers - Church of St Mary the Virgin, Stanton Drew, Bath and North East Somerset, UK. ID 826_0903

Stanton Drew

Stanton Drew is a small village in the north of Somerset.  It has a famous stone circle, a cove in a pub garden and a good looking church. The Stone Circle This is the...

Autumn - Charlton Musgrove, Somerset, UK. ID DSC_3538

Charlton Musgrove

I frequently cycle through Charlton Musgrove parish turning off at Barrow Lane.  Each time I pass a road sign pointing  down Rectory Lane but I have never gone down – the bike ride is long enough without adding a...

Cemetery Chapel - North Cheriton, Somerset, UK. ID 825_9632

Chasing the Sunrise

After a beautiful evening at the top of Glastonbury Tor watching the sunset on the autumn equinox I was keen to capture a sunrise the next day.  This week’s weather forecast was perfect for...

Primroses - North Cheriton, Somerset, UK. ID 825_8172

North Cheriton Primroses

North Cheriton Recently I visited North Cheriton to photograph the snowdrops in the churchyard.  When cycling home from work the other day I noticed the church was now home to a large collection of primroses....

The church of St Thomas a Becket - South Cadbury, Somerset, UK. ID DSC_1083

South Cadbury Daffodils

This spring I have been doing a tour around the parishes of Camelot photographing the churchyard flowers.  Having visited Blackford, Bratton Seymour, Holton, Maperton, North Cheriton, and Yarlington  today it was the turn of South Cadbury....

Hurdles in Snow - Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 825_5104

Priddy White

Mendip Snow Along Pelting Drove, the road to Priddy from Wells, is this fence.  Fences are rare here as the fields are divided by beautiful dry-stone walls.  But this fence is so long it...