Tag Archives: Whitlingham

Sunday Picture Post: Water, Water, Rain and Lake

3rd January 2023 we catch the bus to Norwich and alight on the outskirts. We’re heading to Whitlingham Country Park. Forecast says rain. But what the heck, there’s a cafe here. Here used to be a summer retreat for the … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Whitlingham Country Park

On the outskirts of Norwich a lake was formed when aggregates were excavated for the building of the Norwich Southern Bypass. Adjacent to the lake are the tree-clothed flanks of former quarries. It is quite a delightful place whether you … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treat: Feathered Fun

Photos from our walk on Thursday 27th January. The day started overcast, so apologies if the photos don’t sparkle. The blackbird, nature’s alarm clock… And the mallard, nature’s mocker, for their quack sure does sound like mocking laughter The shy … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Rising from the Yare

Thursday 27th January, we hop on a bus… and hop off again on the outskirts of Norwich. We’re going to walk the Yare Valley and catch a bus back up at Hellington. Eight and a half miles. I’ve broken this … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: Wooded Hills and Open Water

26th October and we hopped on a bus into Norwich. We’re headed for Whitlingham Country Park which hugs the river as Rive Yare wraps around the southside of the city. It’s not far to walk and the day is fair. … Continue reading

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Sunday Picture Post: At the Third Attempt

We were going to Whitlingham Country Park. Twice we’d said it, and then been rained off. Now it was going to happen. But the day would be hot. Best to get an early bus. Be there and walked around and … Continue reading

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