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A Glastonbury Pilgrimage

Recently I went on a solo pilgrimage to my “Heart Home” – Glastonbury. My day began with a visit to the Glastonbury Thorn on Wearyall Hill which looks across to Glastonbury Tor. The original Thorn Tree was said to have blossomed from the staff of Joseph of  Arimathea who, according to legend, was said to have visited Glastonbury. He arrived, weary (hence Wearyall Hill), planted his staff in the ground and …Read More

Solstice Greetings

Happy Solstice On Saturday evening (20th June) thousands of people from far and wide gathered at nearby Stonehenge to celebrate the Summer Solstice 2015 here in the northern hemisphere. Many people, who had arrived earlier in the day, had claimed their space to stay out over night to watch the sun rise at 4.47 am BST. I did not attend this year after joining 36,000 in the celebrations last year. However, we did get very close …Read More