…. were spent in Herefordshire, for the second year running, and featured:
Mince pies by Maestro Phil
A fabulous hamper of festive treats from dad and Jean
Christmas Day presents galore
and a very fine Christmas Dinner
Superb sunsets over Skirrid
1) Forty Acres – Abbey Dore – Bacton – Kerry’s Gate – Forty Acres (the reverse of our usual route)
2) Forty Acres – Abbey Dore – Riverdale – Bacton – Tremorthic Road – Dore Abbey – Forty Acres
“Mountains” – well one, even if Skirrid / Ysgyryd Fawr at 486 m / 1,594 ft isn’t technically a mountain …
… but it does have superb views, both east over misty Herefordshire…
… and west, into the beautiful Brecon Beacons
New Year’s Eve (part 1) with Dad and Jean, Annette and Michael.
Forays into Hereford for the Panto (with dad and Jean, Kate, Warwick and Oscar), tablet cover shopping with Jean and mooching with Phil.
Tech support at The New Barn and a fine final meal at The Kilpeck Inn.
Rain to wave us off on the return to London on Saturday.