Salvador Dali

Back in 2015 we were on a caravan trip to Spain and one of our stops was near a town called Cadaques on the Costa Brava. It quickly became one of our favourites and also it appears, was a favourite of Salvador Dali who was born very nearby in Figueres, just inland from Cadaques. He is obviously well remembered there because he has two…

London, South Bank

A living statue giving a passer by something to smile about

Amazing Grace

This is the tomb of John Newton in a quiet corner of the churchyard here in my home town of Olney in Buckinghamshire. In his early life he had been involved in the slave trade. He later saw evil in his ways and became a staunch abolitionist and took to the church, eventually finding his way to here in Olney, where he became a…