Daily Archives: September 17, 2014

The past in the present

The little museum didn’t open for a while so coffee and toasted teacakes seemed to be called for and a brief meeting to discuss School business while our companions wandered off to inspect the little town before we reconvened.The museum … Continue reading

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A story in stone

Our morning in Ilkley began at the church, a place dear to my heart and with family associations that go back a very long way. Built on the site of the old Roman fortress of Olicana, who knows what lies … Continue reading

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