|Clare on the roof - a vision in Hi-Vis|
|Your author overlooking the Park|
|Part of the formal gardens at NT Dyrham Park, nr. Bath|
We ambled down from the entrance car park, amazed at the semi-tameness of the deer while keeping a wary eye on the cows before arriving at the house and our favourite attraction, the tea rooms.
As we subsequently completed our walk around the gardens about sixty school kids ran onto the grass, shouting, jumping .. delirious with freedom. Five minutes later the heavens opened and we at least escaped the deluge in the bus.