Tagged: Church

Primroses - Christ Church, Henton, Somerset, UK. ID 810_2001

Henton Spring

The small mill-stream village of Henton lies along the Axe valley west of Wookey and the City of Wells. It sits below the low ridge of Callow Hill from which you can look across...

Christmas Robin - Ham Wall, Somerset, UK. ID 808_4318

Merry Christmas

Another great year in Somerset.  Not much snow but a host of beautiful colours, mists and sunsets marking the seasons. January The year started with the starlings roosting in the far western end of...

All Saints Church - Kingsdon, Somerset, UK. ID 808_4369

Kingsdon

Kingsdon in Somerset is a small attractive village that is lucky to be set back from the main road.  The village’s name is on the front of buses travelling from Wells and I have often...

Nosey Cow - St James Church, Milton Clevedon, Somerset,, UK. ID 804_7887

Looking for Hidden Churches

Not all churches stand at the top of a hill, or next to a village green, for all to see.  Many nestle down between trees, in combes or even farmyards.  On my cycle ride today I was...

St Nicholas Church - Bratton Seymour, Somerset, England. ID 805_1363

Bratton Seymour

A very cloudy week can be dull and depressing.  Then after a frustrating day at work the drive home was turning into an bad opportunity to mull everything over.  To let these feelings go I...

Church of St Lawrence - Cucklington, Somerset, UK. ID DSC_0471

Somerset Vales

Another beautiful warm autumn day so I decided to leave work early and cycle home up through South Somerset and Mendip.  However, it started in a lovelly bit of Dorset close to the border with...

West Pennard and Glastonbury Tor - Somerset, UK. ID 808_0230

Equinox Sunset

This year the autumn equinox falls on the 22nd September.  I’m on holiday soon so today is as close to the equinox I am going to get.  My Lightrac iPad app showed that from West Pennard the sun...

The old Church of St Nicholas, Uphill

Uphill Church

The Old Church of St Nicholas in Uphill has had a great location overlooking Uphill for nearly a thousand years.  The fields surrounding the church are a local nature reserve and each year they put...

Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Compton Pauncefoot

Compton Pauncefoot

Today was a return trip to Compton Pauncefoot. I photographed the harvest in the nearby fields last autumn.  In those pictures the church provided a point of focus in the background.   I have...

Cottage, Dinder

Dinder

Dinner is a small village between Wells and Shepton Mallet in Somerset. I had time for a flying visit on the way home from work.  The village is full of white blue bells some...