yesterday on what the forecaster's had said was to be
the only good day of the week?
today dawned bright and sunny and warm.
so off we went.
and made it their own.
In 1560 Earl Dudley's wife Amy Robsart
and despite his acquittal it is still believed that
his urgent desire for a royal wife
(Can you imagine the spooky mood music?
Sadly I'm too technically challenged to supply any).
Below is the dried up moat, at the side of the path I stood on to take the photo of the castle ruins.
As you see it is full of reeds and bull rushes at present, but soon to be re-filled by the autumn rain no doubt.