Events & Activities 2009

The Plesches at their new home in Northampton



Alpspitz jigsaw ...

...with a nearly impossible sky

Mothers' Day 2009 ...

... the gift ...

... the recipient

Pat's Mastectomy
April 23rd 2009


during Paul's visit

26th April

Flowers galore

Get well cards

Stephen's visit
Apedale walk
7th March 2009

Bluebells above the house

Will juggling
visiting with his Dad and Steve
16th May 2009
see the video

at the end of an exhausting day
16th May 2009

with Stephen

with Steve, Will and Mike

Stoke v Wigan
Britannia Stadium
16th May 2009

with Steve and Gurnos

the start

Pullis (half time)

Salif Diao

Ricardo Fuller (goal scorer)
& Abdoulaye Faye

Paul Monks's Birthday Party
24th May 2009

Alison & Paul



Paul's parents

Paul with John Burrows
my two chiefs

with Paul and John

with Paul

Down the Blue John Mine
with Stephen, Sarah & Timmy
July 2009

Who is the taller?
Timmy or Grandma

in the mine

Fern growing in the light

Blue John mineral

sharing our lunch

presents for Conny

Lose Hill
from the mine

Win Hill
from the mine

41 Club
clay pigeon shoot
August 2009

with our instructor

Al, the President

after the shoot

David & Sheila Morgan
Golden Wedding
August 2009

Ready for the off
photo: Clare Jenne

Fifty years together
photo: Clare Jenne

photo: Clare Jenne

Trentham Garden Centre
December 2009

with Michael

owl display

possible garden feature?

The Trent

Michael, attempting to bag up his mother as a Christmas Tree

Christmas 2009

Carols at the SCR party
photo:Chris Wain

pre-Christmas snow

Christmas Day walk
two mile lane

Keele Hall

Keele Hall

Badger print?

resting near Seabridge

presents before dinner

first course
salmon terrine

winter colour

Boxing day walk
Penkhull New Road

White Star, Stoke

Titanic memorabilia

A500 decoration

grey wagtail on the Trent & Mersey canal

bottle kilns, Etruria

Trent & Mersey canal

last of the Wedgwood factory

Denis O'Connor

watching the A500 traffic

Butterton letter box
28th December

M6 traffic


trig point near Seabridge

Melanie's visit New Year's Day 2010

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