Grab cameras and toys still unpacked from Iceland, and load up car.
Collect Jolly Mollie from Northampton at 10:00am.
Non politically correct Jolly starts singing "Taffy was a
I will not complete this rhyme - it is not to be repeated or encouraged - just noted.
We drop in for a surprise
visit on my sister Judith at Gloucester. Her cats greet me and Maud asks to be severely stroked. JM is topped up with a sherry and has a good look
round - a jolly good nose.
After dinner we chat and leave at 2:00pm. We blindly follow the A40 to Llandeilo. This is a picturesque route but tedious to drive. Note for return journey: use the M4 - it's quicker!
The Killing Fields (The Silence of the Lambs)
The only evidence of the Foot
and Mouth cull we were to see this holiday was at Sennybridge, a small town
on the A40 between Brecon and Llandovery. Not that there was much to see - a
swarm of police, and farmers' Landrovers.
A handful of protesters with placards with the above film
titles encouraged support from the passing motorists.