Portrait of a mole

Portrait of a mole

It’s not often that I get the chance to spend time with a mole, I’m not sure many people do. Yet one day this summer, a mole surfaced in our Yorkshire Dales garden where we were house sitting. After leaving a few hills on the lawn, he (sex unknown but I...
Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire, England.

Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire, England.

I love a good ruin, and this ticks most boxes for me. It has sprawling grounds, numerous dark little stairways and passages, an absolutely stunning Elizabethan Garden and some awesome romantic history. Now managed by English Heritage, the entrance fee of £9 does...