It had to be done, a visit to the folks was unavoidable, so of we went, an early start as the clocks had gone forward.
Mhairi made us a batch or easter cakes. Looked good but were actually pretty sickly, sorry Mhairi.
Mhairi tries out The Lateral thinking book I bought her.
A 5 finger Kit-Kat.
A Spitfire mug for Dad. A present from The Montrose Heritage centre.
Kirsty examines Bros 'shiney' head.
Kirsty with emu.
The Betty clan at the Linn Pool.
I find Posiedens Trident!!
Maybe it's just an old pitchfork.
Chickens on the path.
Everyone's looking at Bro's camera except for me.
Mhairi & Dad,
In the distance.
The remains of the rope from when Dad swung out on it circa 1977.
The FBB today. Not much to explore so it was glum faces.
A slight bit of excitement at Dalginross where there used to be an old Roman Marching camp (AD 83) The standing stone is all that remains from those days.(The thing sticking out my head is a pheasant feather)
Dalginross from the air. The folks house is built on an old Roman Camp.
An old map of the Roman Camp.
And a close up.
A quick detour to Wally Booths secret 18 hole golf course that lies behind Auchingarrich. Carly and Wallace Booth practised here when they were younger and are now both on the professional circuit.
Wallys built the whole thing himself and even dammed up the river.