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Clare's birthday drink, 8th August
Clare (mid-rollup) and her blokey Rowan.
The lovely Miss Lindsay Walker.
Me (mid-rollup) with the birthday girl.
"You had to see it to believe it. Of course, I nearly choked..."
Caroline makes a point. Lindsay looks on.
Lindsay, Caroline, Clare and me.
Up North with Alison, 15-19 August
The fort at Tynemouth, or what's left of it.
A lovely view from the side of the fort, Alison in foreground.
Tynemouth again. Sun! Sea! Sand!
While in Tynemouth, Alison and me visited The Land of Green Ginger, a church converted into an indoor market with an exhibition of some props from the classic 1980s childrens programme "Supergran"! It's true - look!
The 'Magic Ray Machine'.
Some sort of sledge/C5 hybrid!
Alison's brother's dogs Sandy and Tara.
Heterosexual dungaree-wearer of the year Miss Alison Davies and a tigger-ed doggy.
Alison's brother Shaun's face being eaten by his cap.