Category: Wells

Bishops Palace - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID K2A0845

Marvellous Magnolia

Bishops Palace A beautiful spot for a stroll.  I missed the snowdrops due to the pandemic but now we are allowed out I could not miss the daffodils. But it was the beautiful Magnolia...

Face in the Hedgerow - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_2755

Keep On Smiling

  Keep On Smiling It is amazing what turns up in a Somerset hedgerow during a pandemic. Walking around the back lanes of Wells I was being to feel I was being watched. Every...

Almshouses - Priest Row, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_2146

Wells Snow

Snow in Wells Again I cannot get out, so I was inspired to collect some of my pictures of Wells the last time we had snow. I’m not sure why this person is bending...

St Cutherts - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_2217

New Year’s Eve

No late parties this year.  So, a chance to get up early and watch dawn break on the last day of 2020 – a very cold morning. On Christmas morning we saw the Cathedral...

Christmas Tree - Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_0921

Merry Christmas

A Strange Christmas This is not a normal Christmas.  I’m missing my son, my mum and the rest of the family.  Hopefully, things we get better next year.  I spent the early hours of...

Brent Knoll Sunset - From the base of Crook Peak, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_9985

Welcome to December

One Day in December The cold weather arrived with December.  I stopped on an early morning ride across the Somerset Level to photograph the frost in the fields. Dawn But my day started a...

Remembrace Poppies - Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_0154

Bishop’s Palace Poppies

The Bishop’s Palace in the Somerset ‘city’ of Wells is famous for the swans that enjoy being feed outside on the moat. The autumn colours are in full strength. Just not many people about!...

Bishops Palace - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_5722

Bishop Palace Snowdrops

Each year the Bishop’s Palace in Wells put on a display of snowdrops.  Before the official visitor weekends I popped in to get some pictures without the crowds. The low winter sun was just...

The Gardens - Bishops Palace, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_2446

Bishops Snowdrops

The Gardens The Bishop’s Palace in Wells is about to start several weekends of Snowdrop Celebrations.  Visitors will be able to enjoy a carpet of snowdrops around the Gardens. So I sneaked in early...

Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)

Bishops Moat

  Last year the Bishops Palace in Wells, England’s smallest city, put on a wonderful display of homemade poppies.  The stood proud and high on their tall metal stems. This year the field of...