Visit to Penrith Castle

First Stop - Penrith Castle So the first stop on the way up to the Isle of Lewis was Penrith. The only thing that was open late enough/early enough during our brief stop off overnight was Penrith castle. Which is not a complaint, it is a beautiful castle ruin, and it plays and important part … Continue reading Visit to Penrith Castle


A brief trip to the Willis Museum, Basingstoke

So yesterday was my day off this week, and whilst out shopping I thought I would pop into a museum that is on my doorstep, The Willis Museum in Basingstoke. The reason for the visit was to do some research for the blogs exploring the archaeology in my local area that I mentioned in my … Continue reading A brief trip to the Willis Museum, Basingstoke