The Bald Explorer Gallery Show! (Ep5)

The Bald Explorer Gallery Show! (Ep5)

Today’s Gallery Show comes from Shoreham Fort. The fort is a defensive structure at the entrance to Shoreham harbour, at the mouth of the River Adur in West Sussex, England. It was planned in the 1850s during a period of political alarm about a possible French invasion. Check out Shoreham Fort here: https://www.shorehamfort.co.uk/ The Bald […]

How to Geocache with the Bald Explorer and the Purple Ranger

How to Geocache with the Bald Explorer and the Purple Ranger

A decade or so ago the Geocaching craze started to become widespread. Thanks to the proliferation of smart phones with their GPS capabilities the hobby is now simpler and even more fun. Geocaching is treasure hunt with millions of hidden troves or caches discreetly hidden all over the world. The fun is finding them and […]

Changes in The Countryside – Around Ashurst in West Sussex

The Changes in The Countryside - Around Ashurst West Sussex

Taking an old 1977s guide book I am interested in observing the changes, if any, within the last 41 years in the rural landscape. The lovely Julia Hartley is with me to keep me on track and help to decipher differences from the text. We are in the countryside around the Ashurst area in West […]

Exploring Fittleworth Village in West Sussex

Exploring Fittleworth Village in West Sussex

The lovely Julia and I are out exploring another quintessentially English village, Fittleworth in West Sussex. Our walk starts at the two sixteenth century pack-horse bridges, both of stone construction and originally built narrower and widened more recently for modern day traffic. The first bridge crosses the river Rother, while the second, Clappers Bridge, gives […]