Author Archives: John Davis

November 2018 Outing

Framlingham Castle & Woodbridge Outing 19th November 2018 A small group this time, just five of us, and we left at a reasonable time. The weather forecast was not great and when we arrived at Framlingham it was quite dull … Continue reading

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October 2018 Outing

16 of us went to Windsor Great Park on Monday 29th October. We chose a good day for the weather. A sunny day, quite cold but not too bad, and very light wind. The journey could have been better but … Continue reading

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September 2018 Outing

Polesden Lacey (National Trust):- Monday 24th September 2018. Sickness (and meetings with the Builder) struck the early car, so the “Dream Team” of Steve Stringer, Ray Waters and Chris Wooldridge were all removed from occupying the M25 at 5:00am and … Continue reading

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July 2018 Outing

Devils Dyke and Borde Hill Gardens Report Monday 23rd July. An early start for some of us to the Devils Dyke near Brighton, a National Trust area on the South Downs. A very spectacular area with great views, though they … Continue reading

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June 2018 Outing

Elmley Marsh Report Eleven of us went to Elmley Marshes on 25th June 2018 and as it happened it was the hottest day of the year, although quite a few even hotter since then. There is a long gravel drive … Continue reading

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May 2018 Outing

Romney Marshes Outing Report 14 May 2018 Eight of us went to the Marsh. The weather forecast was not great but actually it was better than we expected. So some of us left at 6.15 am and arrived reasonably early … Continue reading

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April 2018 Dorset Outing

Photofold trip to Dorset Wednesday 11 April to Saturday 14 April 2018 14 club members travelled down to Wareham in Dorset for a 3 night photography trip. 12 of us stayed (and completely filled) The Red Lion Hotel in central … Continue reading

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April 2018 Outing

Mersea Island Outing Thursday 26 April 2018 Nine of us went on the outing. Some left at 6.30 am in order to get there with the sun coming up over the beach huts. But as always it is hard to … Continue reading

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March 2018 Outing (2)

Bury St Edmunds Trip Seven of us left at 7.30 am on Monday 19th March for Bury St Edmunds. A few problems in the car park when our first car arrived, parking machine wouldn’t work, I dropped a hearing aid … Continue reading

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March 2018 Outing

Margate Outing Report Monday 5th March 2018 Up at 4.00 am so that we could get to Botany Bay for the sunrise. Quiet traffic at first but soon got busier even at that time, especially towards London.

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January 2018 Outing

Greenwich Trip Report Thursday 18 January 2018 12 hardy club members ignored the windy conditions overnight on Wednesday and set off on a photographic trip to Greenwich. Some travelled there by car and others took the train from Billericay (at … Continue reading

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December Outing

Felixstowe Outing on Monday 4th December 2017 An early start to arrive there for sunrise and quite a cold morning but we like to suffer to make good photographs. We started at the sea defences and enjoyed the sun rise though … Continue reading

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