A selection of pictures recording some of Richard’s travels around the Globe
The magnificent view from the top of the
Q1 building on Queensland’s
One of the tallest residential buildings in the world
Enjoying a glass of refreshment with Sue on the Gold Coast.
A beautiful place with a climate to match
Back in the UK with Sue at Tenby, South Wales
Missing the sunshine
In Manchester on
the set of
I hadn’t seen it for years but it was interesting to stand in the bar of the Rovers Return where the cast had worked all those years ago.
On a visit to Chester, with Sue.
Just down from the Eastgate.
I always liked Chester, an old Roman town
with its famous “Rows”
Having a well deserved coffee with Sue, actually in the “Rows”.
Two tier shops some dating from the middle ages
You cannot go to Rome without visiting the Coliseum.
Such a lot of the Roman History happened here.
Makes your hair stand on end
Another boyhood dream.
The pyramids in Egypt.
Also visited the Cairo museum and saw the mummies that I’d seen pictures of as a schoolboy at Tenison’s.
Enjoying breakfast on the deck in Christchurch,
Notice Sue has finished her croissant while
I’m still admiring mine.
This is Busch Gardens in Florida.
Sue and I were visiting
my sister Joy, who’s
lived in the
Feeling very pensive in Florida.
The large ice cream or the super large?
A visit to the NASA Space Center in Florida.
I used the trip to research some of
the content of Overseer,
my first novel.
Disneyworld, Florida, with Sue.
I was looking for an agent for my first book at the time. I guess if I’d found one this is what the picture would have looked like.
Enjoying the sun in Yvoire in France.
We were there for a wedding
on the Swiss/French border.
Seeking directions and refreshment in Yvoire.
I tried all my schoolboy French until Sue pointed out it was a dummy.