Finally, some (un)common sense being applied

Not too long ago the Met were issuing some ludicrous publicity, calling upon the general public to phone the terrorist hotline if they saw people taking photos or using two mobile phones.  The campaign really made me see red, but after trying to complain on the Met’s website, and getting nowhere with ‘Liberty’, I gave up.

Thankfully, common sense has prevailed with some new guidance from the Home Office.

I think I’ll be printing this out and keeping it in my camera bag  :-)

The Lakes

pete_cairn.jpgHopefully I’ll soon have a little more time to blog about my recent trip to the Lakes, although you might not be able to deal with the levels of smuggness involved!

While most of the rest of the country was in cloud, Amo and I were having a wonderful sun-filled holiday in the Buttermere and Ennerdale valleys of the Lake District.

I even have a tan!

I just wanted to post a couple of pictures of me and my new friends from this trip – red squirrels and a couple of nuthatch.  More soon on some of the wonderful walks and mountain views I experienced this time around.  I truly love the Lake District…

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