Tag Archives: east Yorkshire

The Bridge ….. Day 15 of 100

  This morning the sun shone brightly in East Yorkshire and there was definitely a hint of spring in the air ….. ( Its clouded over now ….ho hum !) I had to go out, to one of those out-of-town … Continue reading

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Day 15 of 100 Pleats ……… And An Invitation to a Charity Event

Day 15 of the 100 Pleat Challenge and I’m sporting a twisty-pleat that is neatly held in place by my favourite Hair-Fork ……the gorgeous ALLEGRA CLASSIC HAIR FORK from http://stone-bridge.co.uk It really does hold my hair in place all day !  Which is … Continue reading

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BACK HOME

Today is my first full day back home, after being away for 3 weeks. As my regular readers will know, I have been staying at my daughters; looking after things while she has been away on honeymoon in the Dominican … Continue reading

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Forthcoming Events ……… Day 71 of 100

Last night I attended a meeting of the Management Committee of the Skidby Village Hall ….and I am, rather ridiculously, proud  to say that I am now a committee member. The other members were so lovely and very welcoming  and … Continue reading

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Skidby Village Garage Sale ………… Day 48 of 100

Today the village held its annual Garage Sale. Many homes took the opportunity to clear out their attics and basements and finally get round to emptying overflowing garages. Skidby Village Hall Committee organise this event …..for a modest fee they … Continue reading

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The Wedding Outfit….. Part Two ………..Day 46 of 100

Today I went to Beverley, to search for the accessories for the  WEDDING OUTFIT. You may remember that I bought the clothes on Wednesday ?   Well, I still needed a hat/fascinator and a handbag …..and, as every woman knows, … Continue reading

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Failing to Prepare ? ………. Day 23 of 100

Every year, in early May, a Gardener’s Mart is held in the Village Hall. This is a lovely, friendly little event.  Gardeners from all around the area gather together and each one has a stall where they sell any surplus … Continue reading

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And We Can Hang Out Our Washing ………….. Day 5 of 100

I do like this little village. I have lived all over England and spent 15 years in Scotland so I think I am well qualified to comment on the pros and cons of various locations. Skidby sits in a little … Continue reading

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A Photo a Day for 100 Days …….. Day 63

63 of 100 A quiet ride in the peacefulness of a Sunday afternoon in Skidby village.

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A Photo a Day for 100 Days …….. Day 41

41 of 100 Today,  Saturday 13th September, is the Beverley Georgian Festival. This is an Open Day run in conjunction with English Heritage. The delightful, old, East Yorkshire market town has many fine Georgian buildings and some of these were … Continue reading

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