4 Dates for your Diary – September

Are these events that you’ll be popping in your diary? 1. Bath, UK Books and bonnets Why go? With her head newly pressed on the new edition ten pound notes, the Jane Austen Festival (13-21 September) will certainly be turning a few of their own. Expect natural Arcadian walks, Georgian musical delights and even a…

Summer in Suffolk – my 5 favourite things to do

1) Crabbing in Walberswick Every summer, hundreds of people descend on the sleepy little town of Walberswick armed with smoky bacon, fish bait, weighted strings, nets and buckets. During August, the town holds the British Open Crabbing Championships which has been an annual tradition since 1981. The wooden footbridges and muddy banks of the Dunwich…

Beach-bound

‘It will let me go soon…Just a little longer.’ I flew across the sea bed, the shingle becoming my skin and bubbles coating my eyes. The surface gleamed deceptively bright above me, but daylight was too far away. The salt rushed in past lips pressed white, shrivelling my sluggish tongue. There wasn’t any more time….