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Wimbledon 2018

On Monday 9th July (Manic Monday) there was an amazing line-up on the Centre Court of Wimbledon and I made sure I got some photographs of the tennis legends in action. The results were: Roger Federer beat Adrian Mannarino 6-0, 7-5, 6-4 Serena Williams beat Evgeniya Rodina 6-2, 6-2 Rafa Nadal beat Jiri Vesely 6-3, 6-3, …

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Knitted Bible

The Knitted Bible was created by St George’s Church URC, Hartlepool. It comprises of over 30 passages from the Bible recreated with knitted dolls. It is very colourful and creative, and a wonderful way to illustrate Biblical stories. It is on tour at the moment (and will be till the end of December 2019!) I saw …

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Sweeps Festival

The Sweeps Festival is a lively annual event held in Rochester, Kent. If you like folk music, morris dancing and/or colourful costumes then this is the place to be! The Sweeps Festival is the biggest morris dancing festival in the world and this year welcomed over 50 morris dancing groups to Medway, in addition to …

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Shell Grotto, Margate

A few weeks ago I took a trip to the seaside town of Margate to see its beautiful Shell Grotto. The grotto was discovered in 1835 but is still shrouded in mystery. No one is completely sure who created it, when, or for what purpose. But one indisputable fact is how utterly stunning the grotto …

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Kent Life

Here are some photographs from my visit to Kent Life on Easter Day. For more details about Kent Life please visit: https://kentlife.org.uk/ Thanks for visiting my blog Samantha x    

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A Steam Train Journey on the Spa Valley Railway

Here are some photographs I took during a steam train journey on the Spa Valley Railway in Kent.  The Railway is staffed entirely by volunteers who give their time to keep this piece of history alive.  If you get the chance, I highly recommend you visit and support this wonderful heritage venture. For further details please …

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