089 St Woolos Church, Newport

My view of  St.Woolos Cathedral, Newport. Gwent St. Woolos is situated on top of Stow Hill which overlooks the City of Newport in South Wales. According to legend the church possibly originally dates back to c.500 when it was founded by Gwynllyw, a local warlord and raider, The site is certainly an ancient one. Now […]

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The Madonna of Stellario, Lucca

Here is another of my watercolours, this time from Lucca, Italy. This is a view of the Statue of the Madonna of Stellario which is sited at a main crossroads on the NE side of the city- a few minutes walk from its famous amphitheatre. If you are in Lucca this is worth taking the […]

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Alicante Town Hall

A view of the Town hall in Alicante, Spain or Ayuntamiento de Alicante. This is a view from the adjacent square and next to a favorite cafe. Alicante is a great place for cafe society and well worth exploring – from the harbour, to the Old Town and – if you are feeling energetic- up […]

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St. John’s Church, Burford

St. John’s Church in Burford,  in W. Oxfordshire.  This is the view from outside the new Warwick Hall. This church is one of the top ten most visited churches in England, partly due to Burford’s popularity, but it is also an outstanding church in its own right. The interior of the church has a host […]

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