On our recent trip to Scarborough, we spent a day further up the coast in Whitby. Whitby is 19 miles north of Scarborough and for most of the journey we drove through the stunning North York Moors National Park, with scenery like this:
The other week we visited Scarborough on the North Yorkshire coast.
My parents were staying there for a few days so it was the perfect opportunity to see them, have a short holiday and do some research for my next book.Continue Reading
We have a quaint tradition here in Oxford on May Morning. The choir of Magdalen (pronounced Maudlin) College Chapel sings the Hymnus Eucharisticus from the (very tall) tower of Magdalen College at six o’clock in the morning, whilst crowds of revellers (many of whom have been up all night) gather below on Magdalen Bridge.Continue Reading