Category Archives: beach walks

Are they listening?

After posting the previous entry, we took the dog out for her first walk of the day. Everything was running late in our household, but it didn’t matter as we had no plans for today and didn’t need anything. Apart … Continue reading

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Welcome to our beach

After a late start to the day and discovering the park was not heaving with tourists as we’d expected when we took Maggie for a walk, we ventured up to the beach. The council has opened up the main car … Continue reading

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Shifting Sand

A couple of years ago the council paid a small fortune in having the beach re-sanded by a Dutch company which was actually fascinating to watch. You can read about it here and there are loads of photos https://pensitivity101.wordpress.com/2018/05/09/moving-sand/ A … Continue reading

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Today is Wednesday 15th April

Every day, I am becoming more aware of how lucky we are to be able to get out to walk the dog and also to live where we do. We have a lovely park, quiet at the moment other than … Continue reading

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A couple of views

We took Maggie up for a walk on the beach this afternoon and I took this looking left and this looking right You could easily think this was snow covered mountains, but it was actually cloud. Just wanted to share.

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A Pup of a different kind

We were walking along the prom this afternoon after lunch and noticed a lot of people gathered round something in the sand near the water’s edge. It’s not unusual to see seal pups come ashore to rest at this time … Continue reading

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No ducks………..

and who can blame them when they are faced with this: They are using huge bales of straw to suck up the sludge at the bottom of the lake, and quite honestly, it resembles tar. By all accounts the plan … Continue reading

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