Our Pugin church in Douai, France, back in the day.
With this mini heatwave the lawn has gone all Australian with its brown patches.
It's wilder on the other side of the library.
Lavender time at the library.
After a hot and sunny Corpus Christi an evening rainbow shyly emerges. In the distance is the faint sound of shepherds delighting.
EBC Open, 30 June, for those aged 18-29. For details and booking go to douaiabbey.org.uk
Found this solidly constructed nest on the ground at the base of one of our large conifers. What does one do? I put it on some branches in the depths of the tree. Too good to waste, surely..
Some things old, some things new...
Goodbye fraying paper booklets on Sundays and high solemnities.