365 Project – Day 224

Burrow Mump Burrow Mump stands above the village of Burrowbridge in the middle of the Somerset Levels. It is a strange natural mound in the middle of very flat land and it has a ruined church on the top, a bit like a mini Glastonbury Tor which is close by. It is a short haul…

365 Project – Day 39

Today has been completely mad. British readers will be aware of the problems on the Somerset Levels and Moors caused by the flooding. For those not aware this is an area of historic water meadows that have flooded since time immemorial. It rains; it floods;it drains away.This year however the volume of rain has been…

365 Project – Day 37

It is becoming almost impossible to stay away from the dreadful weather we are suffering. The television news and the newspapers are full of reports and photographs of the washed out main railway line at Dawlish, the seas breaking over the inner harbour at Porthleven and the ongoing disaster that is The Somerset Levels where…