• Malvern 22 May 2019

    Malvern 22 May 2019

    We love bus passes! From Worcester the bus runs via Morrisons into Malvern. It’s very genteel. We hiked up to St Annes Well and thank goodness we got there before the cafe closed. We really needed a bit of springwater […]

     
  • Severn Valley Railway          21 May 2019

    Severn Valley Railway 21 May 2019

    We started by taking a bus to Bewdley. This is a lovely little riverside town. We walked to the station and the very first train of the day, and to Tony’s delight, was a steam train! We rode to Bridgnorth, […]

     
  • Overtaken by Kingfisher            20 May 2019

    Overtaken by Kingfisher 20 May 2019

    Yes, it really happened and at top speed so no chance to capture it on film! We made our way upriver to Stourport on Severn the limit of navigation. The area around the canal basin is quite attractive. However although […]

     
  • Droitwich via the Salt Way     18 May 2019

    Droitwich via the Salt Way 18 May 2019

    Took the bus to Droitwich, a lovely little place with a super TIC with very knowledgeable and keen staff, (one paid member of staff as manager and two volunteers) It has a little museum that houses an exhibtion about salt […]

     
  • Part II

    Part II

    After a very late lunch at St Richards Hospice cafe we took outselves off to see Greyfriars a National Trust property. Interesting notices The brother and sister Matley & Elsie Moore who moved into this house in the early 50s […]

     
  • Worcester in 13,719 steps    17 May 2019   Part 1

    Worcester in 13,719 steps 17 May 2019 Part 1

    It was a cold day just perfect for a walking tour of the city. Whilst waiting for it to begin the ladies in the TIC suggested we had a look inside the Guildhall. This proved to be a good idea […]

     
  • Moving on 15 May 2019

    Moving on 15 May 2019

    An early start meant we were out of Gloucester lock by 8.45 and we arrived at Upton on Severn by 1.50. A charmimg little town with very helpful and welcoming inhabitants! Mooring was a little difficult…… I’m pleased to say […]

     
  • To Worcester 16 May 2019

    To Worcester 16 May 2019

    A three hour journey took us to Worcester. The only things I knew about this city was it was it had a cathedral and was the site of a battle in the civil war. Now please understand my knowledge of […]

     
  • Bus Pass to Stroud 14 May 2019

    Bus Pass to Stroud 14 May 2019

    Have bus pass can travel! There’s nothing better than the front seat of a double decker The number 66 from Sainsburys took us on a very scenic route to Stroud. Below was the first eye catching building Once in Stroud […]

     
  • Return to Gloucester 13th May 2019

    Return to Gloucester 13th May 2019

    It was with some reluctance we left Saul Junction. We picked up fuel and water so that we could run the washing machine on our return to Gloucester. This is a very smart boat with a really roomy wheelhose Once […]

     
 

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