In search of my dad’s secret Scottish bridge

August 31, 2018

This story starts with a murder…. The murder of an artist in Dorothy L Sayers novel ‘Five Red  Herrings’. Set in Galloway in Scotland this murder mystery tale uses real locations around Kirkcudbright, Gatehouse of Fleet, Newton Stewart and

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I’m on a Mission

August 29, 2018

I’m on a mission. To find a bridge. Not any bridge. But a particular one that attracted my dad’s attention over 50 ago. In the 1930s the author Dorothy L Sayers wrote a murder mystery about artists. She based

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Winter Hill cycle ride

November 25, 2017

Practising painting from the back of the bike for my mammoth Camino cycle ride next spring.

Timmy’s Travels: Naseby

June 14, 2017

Naseby monument echoes of English civil war.The beauty is startling. pic.twitter.com/qXh1Af9NFx — Timmy Mallett (@TimmyMallett) June 3, 2017