Kite flying for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Kite flying for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Come take a walk with Peggy and her family while they fly Kites along the beaches of North East England.

Oak Trees Studio

Lets Go Fly A Kite is our theme for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week. We have had lots of family fun with kite flying over the years. I remember when our younger children were still quite small, we made a homemade kite from upcycled plastic sheeting – it was almost as big as the youngest child. This kite lasted several years but then our youngest decided he wanted to make the really old fashioned kind of kite – from broadsheet newspapers, sticky tape, garden canes and string. When it was completed, this one flew well and provided hours of fun on windy days.

kite surfer at South Shields

We generally go kite flying in our local park, close by to where we live, but on our Summer visits to the seaside at South Shields, we often see a different type of kite flying – kite surfers enjoying their energetic sport. Our seaside sport tends…

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Hello, I’m Toby, Let Me Take You on a Walk.

Hugh's Views & News

Would you like to come on a walk with me?  Perhaps I should introduce myself to you first.  My name is Toby and I’m a Cardigan Welsh Corgi.  Hi, I'm TobyThere were only 99 of us born in the UK last year, so my breed is on the vulnerable breeds list.  My owners are Hugh and John.  Many of you already follow Hugh’s blog and he does not know it, but I have sneaked on to invite you on a walk with me.  It will take about an hour and fifteen minutes, depending on how many stops I have to take to say hello to my other doggie friends, sniff around, and of course so I can go to the toilet.

I am taking you to Hove Park today and then a quick trip to Hove seafront.Hove Park

Hove Park is my favourite park.  It’s a big park, only about a five-minute…

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