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

Read More

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

Read More

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. — Timmy Mallett (@TimmyMallett) June 3, 2017