Watson Family Photos 2015
29th December 2015 - Spinnaker Tower

A nice day with great views possible
Jack braves the glass floor
28th December 2015 - Visiting Granny

Happy Christmas Granny and yet more presents!
27th December 2015 - Christmas Presents

Eve and Jack join us for more presents
25th December 2015 - Christmas Day

Happy Christmas!
20th December 2015 - Christmas Tree

Decorating the tree and setting up the Santa Express!
17th December 2015 - Lou's Birthday

Robbie calendar and a sewing machine....what more could a woman want!
5th December 2015 - Amy's 18th Birthday Party

Amy celebrates with her friends and family
4th December 2015 - Amy's 18th Birthday

Happy Birthday Amy
15th November 2015 - Visiting Eve

Visiting Eve at Uni and having a lovely meal at Don Leone restaurant
25th October 2015 - Swanage

A day out to Swanage, including a ride on the footplate....thanks to Nathan
17th October 2015 - Visiting Oxford

An afternoon visiting this beautiful and historic city
11th October 2015 - Vulcan XH558's Final Flight

At Barton Stacey to witness the final flight of this magnificent machine, then a picnic at Ludgershall Castle afterwards
4th October 2015 - Happy Birthday Mum

A belated Happy Birthday to Mum
26th September 2015 - Eve Moves in to Uni Accommodation

Helping Eve move in to her room for her first year at University
5th September 2015 - Visiting The Emirates Stadium

My Birthday Present from Lou, visiting the home of Arsenal
19th August 2015 - Eve's 18th Birthday

Happy 18th Birthday to my (not so anymore) little girl!
We celebrate at the pub with her friends and then at the Italian across the road with Eve's friend Sam and Granny too
15th August 2015 - Ludgershall Castle

I didn't realise so much of it was still standing....having driven past it literally hundreds of times!
9th August 2015 - Visiting Mandy and Anne

A nice sunny day and a lovely dinner as always
7th August 2015 - Gretna Green

A must see when in this neck of the woods! Including the World Famous Old Blacksmith's Shop and the museum
7th August 2015 - Housesteads Roman Fort

Visiting the extensive remains of this Roman fort, including walking along the only section of Hadrian's Wall that the public are actually allowed to walk on!
Buzzed by a couple of Apache helicopters as we left!
6th August 2015 - Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway

A trip on this very scenic line including ice cream for all!
5th August 2015 - Edinburgh

The magnificent Edinburgh Castle and Royal Mile and a visit to
Greyfriar's Bobby
4th August 2015 - Castlerigg Stone Circle

Dodging the rain again at this impressive stone circle
Eve and Lou manage a 'selfie'
4th August 2015 - Aira Force

Visiting this wonderful series of rapids with the massive waterfall
Also the Money Tree where you add a coin to the thousands already pushed into it over the years
3rd August 2015 - South Lakes Safari Zoo

Feeding a giraffe and kangaroos and getting up close to many of the animals on a lovely sunny day
3rd August 2015 - The World of Beatrix Potter

A wonderful place for Beatrix Potter fans of all ages
All the displays were beautifully done
Well worth a visit if you're in Bowness
2nd August 2015 - Wrynose and Hardknott Passes

Driving back via the very scenic but also very steep passes
2nd August 2015 - Lake Windermere

Crossing Lake Windermere, dodging the rain!
2nd August 2015 - Haverthwaite

Getting to know some owls and a steam train ride to Lakeside to catch a boat to Bowness
1st August 2015 - Cockermouth

A week in the Lake District starts with exploring the town of Cockermouth
24th July 2015 - Leicester University

Visiting the University where Eve will go in September...let's hope it stops raining by then!
19th July 2015 - Anne's 60th Birthday

A lovely family meal in an excellent restaurant in Lymington, then a kick-about in the park afterwards - Happy 60th Birthday Anne
17th July 2015 - Hadrians Wall at Cawfields

A quick visit to show Lou Hadrian's Wall
4th July 2015 - Pretty Muddy Race for Life

Lou and Eve take on their toughest challenge yet!
They didn't really getmuddy enough though!
Well done ladies!
3rd July 2015 - Corporal Watson

Promotion to Corporal for Jack, Well Done Son!
22nd June 2015 - Happy Birthday!

The girls did a wonderful cream tea to celebrate my birthday - Thankyou!
21st June 2015 - Birthday Presents

Jack couldn't be here for my birthday so we did presents a day early
Thanks Jack for taking the photos
20th June 2015 - The Meon Valley Trail

A quick walk along the Meon Valley Trail from the site of Droxford Station to Soberton and back
18th June 2015 - Tiger Moth (Take 3)

Take 2 was cancelled before we even left home but Take 3 was a success
Exhilarating and terrifying all at the same time!
The experience was rounded off by seeing a Spitfire taking off and landing
7th June 2015 - Amy's Medals

Amy comes home from another Special Olympics event with yet more medals to add to her collection - she can't half run! Well done Amy
7th June 2015 - Hayling Billy Southwards

This time, the section south from Langstone to Hayling beach and back
28th May 2015 - Walking the Hayling Billy

The north section of the old railway line from Langstone to Havant
24th May 2015 - Stratford upon Avon

Today we explored the history with Shakespeare's birthplace, several historic buildings and his grave and finishing off with a cream tea!
23rd May 2015 - Visiting Stratford upon Avon

Lou and I had the weekend in Stratford to celebrate our 4th Anniversary, today we explored the canal and basin
10th May 2015 - Another Train Ride

This time to Corfe Castle for a look around
9th May 2015 - Train Ride

A quick ride to Norden and back
8th May 2015 - ICRS Dinner

Dinner for the Officials and helpers on the ICRS Sales Stand at the Swanage Diesel Gala
7th May 2015 - Cream Tea on a Train

After the Naming Ceremony we were amongst the invited guests to ride on the special train to Worgret and back with the added bonus of a Cream Tea
3rd May 2015 - Visiting Mandy and Anne

Another lovely dinner and Jack gets to show off his RAF WARMA medal
22nd April 2015 - Tiger Moth (Take 1)

A lovely day, we turned up, got briefed on the nuances of flying the ancient machine, had a look round the plane, the first person even taxied off but alas it was not to be as the wind was too strong to safely take off.....to be continued!
12th April 2015 - New Forest

A walk in the forest, lunch in Fordingbridge and a quick visit to Ringwood on the way home
12th April 2015 - Salisbury

A visit to this lovely city with the magnificent cathedral
We bumped into a familiar looking shop assistant!
11th April 2015 - Stoford

A walk beside the River Wylye at Stoford near Salisbury
11th April 2015 - Lunch with Jack

Lunch at the Barge Inn near Seend, alongside the Kennet & Avon Canal
A fabulous location and very nice food
9th April 2015 - Didcot Railway Centre

A visit to the excellent museum at Didcot with Jack
5th April 2015 - Happy Easter

An Easter Egg Hunt followed by lots of chocolate, including a chocolate chicken for Eve and a full kilogram of chocolate for Jack!
29th March 2015 - Happy Birthday Jack

Jack opens his presents and then we go to Granny's for cake!
15th March 2015 - Mothers Day

Dinner with Granny to say Happy Mothers Day
8th March 2015 - Hurst Spit

A walk along the spit to Hurst Castle on a very windy day
7th March 2015 - Weekend in Lymington

An amazing Cream Tea! and dinner with a Marilyn Monroe lookalike!
1st March 2015 - RIP Scatty

Scatty the gerbil was poorly and sadly passed away the following day
22nd February 2015 - Amy Horse Riding

Amy enjoys her fortnightly riding lesson
21st February 2015 - West Meon Station

We attempted to ride down the old railway line but the mud was too bad so we explored the old station area instead