Waterloo Monument on Peniel Heugh

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5th January 2017

Hello!

It’s been a good first week of the year for walking – a bit on the chilly side but very little wind and clear skies.  I’ve managed several local walks since I last wrote and today Mr RR and I took ourselves off to see the Waterloo Monument which is at the top of Peniel Heugh, and at 48 metres high can be seen from quite a distance.  We’ve often driven past commenting  that we must go and see what it is one day – and now we have! Continue reading

Kelso – A Short Ramble by the Rivers

Saturday 14th November 2015

Hello again….

I know the walking’s slow around here…..

…but today we took a short walk around town and just a little way along the river accompanied by the younger Mr RR.  You might remember we walked alongside The Teviot back in August (Scotland walks) before the BIG move.  Today we just went to get some fresh air and strolled alongside The Tweed before crossing the bridge and having a quick look at the Teviot again.

I think we’ll be back to do some more walking here very soon and hopefully some rambling further afield as well – just as soon as it gets less busy in the Rickety household!

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