Gunpowder Park

Went walking here with Gina and Axl. Very pretty. [justified_image_grid] Visit the Green Flag award winning park with an explosive history! Once upon a time they tested munitions here, and visits were not recommended! But today Gunpowder Park has been transformed into an exciting new country park where people, wildlife and the arts coexist in …

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Fisher’s Green

Took a really lovely stroll with my friend Gina and Axl, her brother’s dog, today. We set off near to the McDonald’s in Waltham Abbey. No, we didn’t go there first! Can’t even stand the smell since my gastric bypass last year. According the MapMyRun app on my iPhone, we walked nearly 5 miles. The …

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Last Friday, we took our Aunty Maroulla and Uncle from Australia to Southend to see an English seaside and have some fish and chips! Southend was much the same as always, with the boy (and girl) racers going up and down the seafront with their car hi-fis blaring. Can’t call them stereos any more. They’re …

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