Tag: isle of wight

Cowes Boat Race

The Pergola at Osborne House

I love the walled garden in Osborne House with its massive pergola.   The day I took this photograph practically all the planting was purple, and blue.  So…

Osborne House Potting Shed

I came across this lovely building (The Potting Shed) in the walled gardens of Osborne House on the Isle of Wight

West Ryde Beach

Cowes Week

Cowes Week is one of the longest-running regular regattas in the world. With 40 daily races, up to 1,000 boats, and 8,500 competitors ranging from Olympic and world class professionals to weekend sailors, it is the largest sailing regatta of its kind in the world. Having started in 1826, the event is held on the Solent


Sally was born in Cumbria and shipped over to the Isle of Wight to the breeder we got her from, a local breeder called Pat Salt. We got…


Oh Bob – We found him near Gibraltar – Alias Clint Eastwood – Truly Spanish, and like a little bull.