Exploring Bidborough Church and Windmill in Kent

Exploring Bidborough Church and Windmill in Kent

This is the second of my adventures in Bidborough in Kent with Nigel Sadler. This time I am at St Lawrence, Bidborough’s fabulous 10th century church on the top of Bidbrough Ridge. There is much to see including two old yew trees. And then of course there is windmill, now a dwelling of four stories. […]

The Case of the Cursed Paintings

The Case of the Cursed Paintings

Here is another yarn from the master storyteller, Phillip Mercer, and his Tales of Olde Sussex. This account is based around Heathfield in East Sussex in 1782. Maro Lombardi is an Italian artist who specialises in portraiture. There is something magical about his vibrant paints, yet there is also something tragic too. ——————————————————————- PLEASE SUPPORT […]

The Bald Explorer Walking Group goes to Ashdown Forest

The Bald Explorer Walking Group goes to Ashdown Forest

Once a month members from the Bald Explorer Group on Facebook get together for a meet up and stroll across the English countryside. The most recent (30th March) took us all to the Ashdown Forest, made famous by the children’s books by A A Milne about Winnie the Pooh! The group was determined to find […]