U.K. visits and photos 2013 by David Hawgood

David takes photos and publishes them on Geograph on most visits we make. Below are photos of places we have visited. Each is a thumbnail; click on it to see a larger version with description. These are photos of the places rather than the family.

Helmsley Castle in snow
Helmsley Castle in snow - we celebrated David's 75th birthday by a weekend at Helmsley Youth Hostel

Teignmouth, train and cliff repairs
Teignmouth, train and cliff repairs - visit to the Vaughans in Torquay

Didsbury Pizza Express
Didsbury Pizza Express - celebrating Anne's 70th birthday

Beckettt's Farm Restaurant
Beckettt's Farm Restaurant - celebrating Averil's 80th birthday

Staircase of Queen's Hotel Cheltenham
Staircase of Queen's Hotel Cheltenham - staying there for a dinner at Cheltenham College

Azaleas in Kew Gardens

David went to the Geograph conference in Edinburgh; view from his guest house window.

Eltham Palace - visit with Valerie

Children enjoy the "Tutti Frutti Boating Experience" at Kew Gardens

Serpentine Gallery - each year there is a summer pavilion by a different overseas architect.

Paddle boarding on a hot July day on the Paddington arm of the Grand Union Canal - David regularly cycles along the towpath to central London.

Notting Hill Carnival

Canterbury Congress of the British Society for the History of Medicine - David presented a paper and a poster on 8 generations of Devon doctors.

Wollaton Hall, Nottingham - visit to a former student of Barbara's.

Brighton - visit to Claire and family

Brighton - ancestor Thomas Sapp ran this guest house around 1880.

Oxford Open Doors - New Mathematical Institute, Radcliffe Observatory Quarter

Oxford Open Doors - Centre for Islamic Studies

Croome Park, visit with Chris and Anne

Quarry above Kemerton - visit to the area where David grew up.

Peter May Sports Centre Walthamstow - visit for naming ceremony of friends' baby.

Frieze Art Fair sculpture in Regent's Park

Exeter Christmas Market preparations - visit with Joan and Jennifer.

Grand Union Canal in autumn, Alperton - another regular cycle ride for coffee and cake in Greenford.

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