A Walk along the Kennet and Avon Canal, Bradford on Avon

Join me as I walk along the Kennet and Avon Canal from Bradford on Avon to Avoncliff and over the aqueduct. Take a look at the narrowboats, fine buildings and views on this route. This canal is now a busy pleasure route as part of the UK canal network. The towpath also forms part of … Continue reading A Walk along the Kennet and Avon Canal, Bradford on Avon

A Walk Around Bradford on Avon Wiltshire

Join me on this walk around the historic town of Bradford on Avon. It has a rich history and built its fortune on the woollen mills and later rubber industry. Many of the oldest buildings and the houses of both poor and wealthy remain in a habitable condition. There is still standing a Saxon Church. … Continue reading A Walk Around Bradford on Avon Wiltshire

The Tithe Barn Bradford on Avon

The Tithe Barn in Bradford on Avon is a remarkable building and has stood here for over 600 years. Built around 1400 it served Shaftesbury Abbey collecting the tithes of the local farmers. It stands next to the Kennet and Avon Canal, and so if you're walking or cycling on the Sustrans Route 4, it's … Continue reading The Tithe Barn Bradford on Avon