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Long Eaton, Derbyshire (2)

The United Reformed Church, Long Eaton, Derbyshire.

Photo taken : 15 March 2015

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Long Eaton, Derbyshire (1)

The Church of St Laurence, Long Eaton, Derbyshire.

Photo taken : 15 March 2015

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It All Started with a Baker......

Sometimes the Truth is Stranger than Fiction……

In this instance it all started with a Baker from Derby.  Improbable as it may seem now he had a dream in which the Virgin Mary told him to go to Depedale (now Dale Abbey) and take up the solitary life of a Hermit, living in solitude and devoting his time to prayer. 561 more words

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3 Reasons to be Crafty in Derbyshire

My post-Easter trip to Belper, Derbyshire went swimmingly on the crafting front. I was there in the first place to attend the wedding of a Dear Friend who inspired me to go beyond what I was then doing, which was buying and selling vintage fabric and textiles, and to actually start crocheting myself. 536 more words

Sawley, Derbyshire (2)

The Church of St Mary, Sawley, Derbyshire.

Photo taken : 15 March 2015

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One for David

I’ve seen many years come and go, autumns and summers, all with beauty, sometime unexpected because we can’t remember all the details, and the weather will make some variations anyway. 154 more words

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Glorious Spring....

Bluebells are the current colour in the woods this morning…..

Another glorious Spring morning in the woods and the Bluebells are spreading providing what is a burst of rather short lived colour to the woods, woods that still have a touch of that autumnal colour now fading into memories.

25th April

(C) David Oakes 2015

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