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Security of the moat at Leeds Castle near Maidstone

I really can’t get my head around the date change of the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge… anyway here is my entry for this weeks challenge Security. The above photograph was taken at Leeds Castle back in September 2016 and shows the security of the moat in protecting the castle from invasion. Advertisements

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The Moat at Leeds Castle

After we strolled around the Christmas Market at Leeds Castle, we decided to walk to the main Castle and view the castle already for Christmas… This picture was taken on our stroll towards the Castle and part of that moat was frozen.  Yes you can guess, it was freezing there.. but we wrapped up warm …

Walmer Castle

Walmer Castle Eventually,  Well as you may have read we intended to go to Walmer Castle 3 weeks ago.. and when we arrived in Walmer it was closed so we headed for Deal Castle. Our last two weekends have been taken up with that dreaded task of DIY.. Yes we decided to revamp our lounge …

Ightham Mote

Ightham Mote We have visited Ightham Mote twice now, once in the spring and again in the summer, in fact it was our very first National Trust site to visit. It is surprising what a difference a season makes. Believe it or not we had more sun shine in our spring visit than we did …

Taking shelter

Taking Shelter During our visit to Scotney Castle, in true British weather fashion the skies turned black and it started to rain, we took shelter in the alcove that is to the left of the door. It was a beautiful spot as you looked over the moat, this picture is taken from the other side …