These delightful families took a keen interest in us as we walked past. In the other Salford, you want to avoid the interest of delightful families, on the whole. Even here, I was very pleased for the two strands of barbed wire that separated us. But aren’t they beautiful?
The other Salford has dangerous dogs, too. My dogs are just dangerously stoopid…
This is the Kings’ Men circle, part of the Rollright Stones. The legend is that this is a circle of courtiers, petrified by a witch. They say that if you count the stones in the circle, you never get the same number twice. We counted 70, 74, 75 and 76.
The blackberries are still so sour they’ll send your ears shooting round to the back of your head, but apparently some of us like them like that!