Discovery Bay, Lantau

I lived in Discovery bay (2012-14) for 3 years in The Lustre, Chianti. I revisited with my wife over the weekend and found very few changes. Probably, one of the major changes (no pictures) is the destruction of the marina. These are just a few pictures of our visit, showing…

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Bremont 1918 LE

The Bremont 1918 Limited Edition commemorates an important milestone in 2018 when the Royal Air Force celebrates its centenary year. Globally respected and steeped in tradition, this venerable institution provides aerial protection for the United Kingdom and her interests. A Bristol Blenheim, a Supermarine Spitfire and a Hawker Hurricane that all flew during the summer…

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Nomad 300

At long last, the Nomad I ordered over 12 months ago, will arrive from Crewkerne, Somerset in February. The specification is very similar to the car advertised and pictured below on the Ariel website. Major extras are Alcans, Ohlins and a Supercharger. I just hope my old bones will let…

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Clumber Park

Visited Clumber Park on the 24 October 2019. Unfortunately, during our walk it absolutely bucketed down and as a consequence we got extremely wet after stopping for lunch at the parks tea shop. Well worth the National Trust membership. https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park  

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