Category Archives: Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles

Blog 26 – Clive’s Country Chronicles

The second Sussex blog from the Cumbrian Chronicler before he again flies north. Published 11 March 2017   March is now here and hopefully the Spring will bring some good walking weather. In the meantime here are two more of my … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | Leave a comment

Blog 25 – Clive’s Country Chronicles

My regular guest, Clive has flown south for winter and this blog features his sojourn to the heart of Sussex (with an answer to a Cumbrian puzzle at the end). Published 5 March 2017 We returned from Cumbria last September and although life in Sussex has … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | Leave a comment

Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles – Blog 24

Back Home Published 2 October 2016   The adventure has ended and we have returned home. As we settle back into our normal routines it is time to reflect on our six months in Cumbria which far exceeded everything we … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | 4 Comments

Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles – Blog 23

Blog 23 – Nearly time to leave … Published 11 September 2016   Our time in Cumbria is nearly at an end. We took some of our possessions home last week and returned on Saturday for a final ten days that … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | Leave a comment

Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles – Blog 22

A glorious August Bank Holiday   Published 04 September 2016   Yes I know that sounds like an unusual statement but last weekend the weather was wonderful. Our friends Trudi and Phil came to stay and whilst we would have … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | 2 Comments

Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles – Blog 21

Sorry about the weather … Published 28 August 2016   My previous blog was called “Summer is Back” because I wrote it after several days of good weather but the following day we had torrential rain which caused floods and chaos … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | Leave a comment

Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles – Blog 20

Summer is back! Published 21 August 2016   The weather this week has been fabulous but am I happy? Well a little but then I can be hard to please.  Last week when we had guests we wanted good weather … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | 1 Comment

Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles – Blog 19

Visitors! Published 14 August 2016   This week has been very different to our normal routine because our daughter and her family visited, giving us the chance to show her husband and our grandsons just a few of the delights … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | Leave a comment

Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles – Blog 18

Northern Fells here I come!! Published 07 August 2016   This was a week of mixed weather and varied walks. For the first time I walked some of the fells from the Northern area and very pleasant they were, particularly … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | Leave a comment

Clive’s Cumbrian Chronicles – Blog 17

Walking Close to Home Published 31 July 2016   This has been a week of lower walks closer to home but still with plenty of pleasant surprises. I also had to get a tyre replaced because it had a puncture … Continue reading

Posted in Clive's Cumbrian Chronicles | Leave a comment