Monday, November 30, 2015

30/11/2015 A drive into Chasseneuil.

Maximum temperature 16C, minimum 6C.  34 km/h SW winds.  2 mm rain measured. 
The hazards of farm roads en route, convoi exceptionnel one of the logging trucks.

Lots of logging going on it seems.

Autumn colours.

Typical Monday in France - quiet.

Papa Noel in the Pharmacy window...

as above....

and polar bears.

Decorations under way at the Supermarket...

the artist at work.

Returning home the hazard was not quite so bad!

and nearer home one of our neighbours.

Sunday, November 29, 2015

29/11/2015 The quad bikes were out on a run today and this was followed by a charity lunch.

Maximum temperature 16C minimum 5C.  47 km/hW wind. Rain not measured yet.
The church at Vitrac.

Quad bikes....

As above....

Loading up to go home.

Tables laid for lunch.

Great lunch and plenty of wine!

Saturday, November 28, 2015

28/11/2015 Feathered friends and our home

Maximum temperature 11C, minimum temperature 2C.  39 km/h NW wind.  3mm rain overnight.
All bird photos taken through glass.
Blue tit.

Great tit.....

as above.....

as above.

Green finch....

as above.

Robin, but only a glance today.


Our home...

as above.

Friday, November 27, 2015

27/11/15 A drive to the shops.

Maximum temperature 11C minimum -1C.  26 km/h SW wind. 1 mm rain and frost.
France remembers.

Backward view.

Xmas decorations - Leclerc,

As above.

Narrow roads.


Heavily pruned!

Wood carving.



Thursday, November 26, 2015

26/11/2015 Scraping the bottom of the barrel for photos today!!! Wet and dismal,

Maximum temperature 10C, minimum 4C. 50 km/h NW wind gusts.   7mm rain not forecast!
There was a patch of blue up there from time to time!

Fir and rain drops


Leaves and rain drops.


As above.


A rock puddle.

The neighbours snapdragons.

Clearing out the other barn!!

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

25/11/2015 A few birds in the garden. Raining again. Cinema and 007.

Maximum temperature 12C, minimum 5C.  54 km/h NW gusts.  1 mm rain overnight.

Great Tit.

Sparrow checking for hawks overhead.

Taking a drink.


Robin in action about to show his aggression towards the sparrow!

A wet trip to the dump!


Progress with the new Lidl.

We went to see 007 in Spectre.

In the cinema, we were early and it was soon as full as I have ever seen it.

Christmas lights up at the Mairie....

and in the street.