Sunday, 29 June 2014

Sunny border

Lysimachia Punctata putting on a bright show this sunny morning after several gloomy days.(Although the dark clouds are looming.)

Saturday, 28 June 2014

Narrow Boats

A busy day on the Staffordshire and Worcestershire canal at Compton.

Friday, 27 June 2014

Raindrops


Alchemilla Mollis always looks best after a shower of rain.


Thursday, 26 June 2014

Lady Wulfruna


Statue of Lady Wulfruna, founder of the city, by Sir Charles Wheeler. The statue is sited in front of St Peter's Church.


Tuesday, 24 June 2014

Clinker Wall

Walls made from furnace slag are common in this area. This one on Goldthorn Hill, is a particularly fine example.

Monday, 23 June 2014

Godiva's Cross

The wall plaque gives the history.
This ancient preaching cross is in the churchyard of St Bart's.

Sunday, 22 June 2014

Flower Festival

St Barts Penn are holding their annual flower festival this weekend. The theme this year is Childhood and this arrangement represents Alice in Wonderland.

Saturday, 21 June 2014

Friday, 20 June 2014

Thursday, 19 June 2014

West Park

A view of the conservatory from across the lake. West park is one of the finest Victorian town parks in the country.

Wednesday, 18 June 2014

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

Monday, 16 June 2014

Sunday, 15 June 2014

Canal

The Wyrley and Essington canal from Rookery Street bridge Wednesfield. Known locally as the Curly Wyrley due to the fact that it follows the contours of the land rather than having locks.

Saturday, 14 June 2014

44 Exchange Street

One of two remaining 17th Century buildings in the centre of Wolverhampton.

Thursday, 12 June 2014

Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Prince Consort


Prince Albert has been riding in Queen Square since Queen Victoria unveiled him in 1866.

Monday, 9 June 2014

Sunday, 8 June 2014

Distant View


A view of the Brown Clee from my garden near Goldthorn Hill.