Tuesday, 19 January 2016

One for Sorrow?

Actually, his mate was nearby so it was 'Two for joy'. I rarely see one magpie alone.

Sunday, 17 January 2016

Saturday, 16 January 2016


Every shop has a sale. Mind you, they seem to be year round these days.

Friday, 15 January 2016

Empty Shelves

Another empty shop in the Mander centre. The stationers W H Smith closed on Wednesday.

Thursday, 14 January 2016

Wednesday, 13 January 2016

Tuesday, 12 January 2016


Something to chase the winter blues, these were gifts at Christmas.

Monday, 11 January 2016


A frequent visitor to my bird table, first in the morning and last at night.

Sunday, 10 January 2016

Brown Clee

Distant view of the Shropshire hill. No snow yet, although some is forecast this week.

Saturday, 9 January 2016

Friday, 8 January 2016

Railway Drive

This new building in Railway drive will house shops, restaurants and offices.

Thursday, 7 January 2016

Grand Theatre

The Christmas show is still on. Peter Pan this year, not the traditional pantomime.

Wednesday, 6 January 2016

Tuesday, 5 January 2016


An exceptionally empty coffee shop this morning, most unusual.

Monday, 4 January 2016

Boarded Up

The refurbishment of the Mander centre continues with more shops being boarded up. This was originally a Woolworth store.

Sunday, 3 January 2016

Saturday, 2 January 2016


Happy New Year! Plenty of yarn for sale in Beatties, I see the potential for lots of sweaters in 2016.