Saturday, October 13, 2012

.... Northwards to Norfolk ....

We visited bestest mil and were treated to a meal at her 'local' pub
I love the really old buildings and the history that is over here
Sheringham is on the coast so lovely to have a walk by the beach.... even though the weather is cold it was still essential to have an icecream cone whilst we walked.....
I keep forgetting to take pictures
but I am being fed
just wanted to assure you
in case anyone worried
Here we are
Our brother and sister in law live in a lovely country village.... walking the country lanes is a delight....

..... and playing around too..... this is our take of the Beatles Abbey Lane..... well..... it was a lane...

the villages have their local signs..... this is their local village sign ....

According to legend the founder of the Gresham family was found abandoned (15th century) in a grass meadow by a young lad who was alerted to that particular place by a grasshopper (thus the golden grasshopper on the sign)... he took the baby to the local farmer and wife who raised him and he grew up to be a financier for Queen Elizabeth I....

early barley crops in the land before winter ....

Right, Gotto Go.... time to be at the farm at Hemington.....
I am reading as many blogs as I can, I do miss all the chats, I see I am missing so many swaps, bargains and giveaways!!!! 
... having such a lovely time.....


  1. Thanks for keeping us up with your travels, lovely photos.

  2. Oh Fiona it all looks so wonderful, enjoy, enjoy enjoy.

  3. It really looks like you are having a fabulous time , but by the look of the coat it is a tad cold. Enjoy!

  4. Sounds like you're having a wonderful time. I'd love to go back to the UK sometime. I love all the old buiildings too.

  5. lovely pics,especially love the country lanes, how pretty are they.
    Little snippets of history on the way too..

  6. Thanks for sharing more of your holiday Fiona. Hugs,

  7. wonderful history looks like you are having a fab time too

  8. I hope you continue to enjoy yourself.

  9. I'm thoroughly enjoying your travel updates! :-)

  10. Hello Maid Marion, sorry Fiona couldn't help that. Very English photo's!!! Love your very own Abbey Lane.

    Happy days.

  11. So glad you are having so much fun. Everything looks wonderful.

  12. Sounds as though you are having a great time! We are too......I know the time will go by much too quickly.

  13. Its like being on holiday for us as well Bubz...keep it all coming...

  14. It won't take long for you to catch up. Enjoy your break, nothing better than country pubs

  15. How special hanging with family.
    Love your Abbey Lane take.
    Good to see you are eating well.

  16. Lovely photos....beautiful country lanes. Love your Abbey Lane take.

  17. Hi Fiona,
    Thanks for sharing those gorgeous photo's, the scenery is truly beautiful.
    Cheers, Anita.

  18. It's nice to see you having a wonderful time Fiona and thanks for showing us lovely your family and the beautiful places you are visiting...

  19. Glad you are having a great time and making some good memories. hugs.....

  20. Love hearing about your travels, the pics are gorgeous! Keep the posts coming!!

  21. Looks like you're having a wonderful time...imagine spending time in a home like that...I've read of it in novels, glad you included a photo....wouldn't you love to see it decorated for Christmas....Be careful and take care of yourself, have fun, too.
    Mama Bear


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