Marvellous Malverns

My latest magazine commission took me to Worcestershire and the beautiful Malverns, a location that had been on my ‘must-see’ list for a long time.

The feature centered around the glorious views from the main peaks, Worcestershire and Herefordshire Beacons, which I visited each at sunrise and sunset, though with mixed results due to lots of cloud. Just being up on the hills at sunrise is a worthy experience, plus their ease of access means these summits are a short walk from the car parks. Continue reading

Wonderful Windmills

My first commissioned article of the year, saw me visiting the working windmills of Lincolnshire. Many of these iconic structures have been restored and brought back to full working use, after years of neglect. Now often run by volunteers, they give visitors the opportunity to see the mills working again, get a glimpse inside and discover the history of milling in the area.

It’s great to see them working once again and there’s no better sight than seeing the sails on the mills turning as you approach from the distance. Continue reading