Category Archives: Old Portsmouth

People, poses and places

We all like photos as mementos don’t we? When Alex and Ruhie visited for the weekend I took a typical couple of shots of them with Karen. The first  emphasises them rather than the place We then turned around and … Continue reading

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Looking forward, looking up, looking down

We’ve just returned from a few days in Portsmouth. Karen mostly worked (painting, wallpapering) but we had time to explore some more. Bath Square Looking up Looking down: a swan has made its next just in front of our flat. … Continue reading

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Portsmouth phase 2

As some readers will know we’ve recently purchased a flat in Camber Dock, Old Portsmouth. It’s not totally wheelchair accessible yet, but I can get by for a couple of nights. We arrived the other day and, as luck would … Continue reading

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Karen working

Making a new home…

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The wheel slowly turns: phase one complete

We collected the keys to our new flat yesterday. The views weren’t too bad at all… A couple of views from the balcony Another view from over the road So that’s phase one complete. Now we have to make the … Continue reading

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Dying, and dying with excitement

Recently I’ve been suffering with eye infections, colds and the dreaded return of bleeding and so I have felt low and rotten. Karen has not been well either. But in the midst of this we have been progressing with the … Continue reading

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Things to come….

A nice flat found in Old Portsmouth. Flat seen, flat liked, offer made, offer accepted. (I won’t jeopardise the deal by showing it yet. That will have to wait for us to exchange contracts). So my immediate future seems to … Continue reading

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