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For 2021 - online Python 3 training - see ((here)).

Our plans were to retire in summer 2020 and see the world, but Coronavirus has lead us into a lot of lockdown programming in Python 3 and PHP 7.
We can now offer tailored online training - small groups, real tutors - works really well for groups of 4 to 14 delegates. Anywhere in the world; course language English.

Please ask about private 'maintenance' training for Python 2, Tcl, Perl, PHP, Lua, etc.
Bank Holiday Monday, so it was pouring with rain.

We have visitors staying at the hotel who arrived over the weekend from China, and wanted to see Stonehenge today. It's when you get a request like that that you realise just how impractical this is - especially on a bank holiday - by public transport. So I ran them over to Stonehenge, which I've seen before - so the best picture I can give you is the car park.


Then onto Salisbury, with their picture taken to prove their presence here. Very odd to find those cafes that were open were bursting to overflowing, and yet many places - and the Tourist Information Centre - were closed. You would have thought that Salisbury would have learned the balance over the years, but it was good to see it busy in stark contrast to Melksham earlier in the morning, where the TIC was also closed.


Even the wet weather hadn't dampend the beauty of Wiltshire - the newly-cleaned Westbury White Horse on our way home. And what a joy to be showing guests around to whom the country was so new - to whom our verant greenness was an excitement, and who delighted in the grass and tree, horses and cows, ducks and swans in Salisbury and the glorious old buildings> They tell me it's very different to Guangzhou

(written 2012-05-07, updated 2012-05-12)

 
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M204 - Well House Manor - Salisbury District
  [325] Gone Racing - Larkhill, Wiltshire - (2005-05-26)
  [833] Old Wardour Castle - (2006-08-14)
  [880] Celebration circles - (2006-09-27)
  [1127] A day at the races - (2007-04-01)
  [1128] Avon Vale hunt at the Point to Point - (2007-04-01)
  [1398] Someone else's wedding - (2007-10-21)
  [1652] Old Sarum airfield brings back fond memories - (2008-05-24)
  [2453] Dark to dark - (2009-10-13)
  [2473] Exploring Old Railways - (2009-10-24)
  [3642] Wiltshire Travel Times - Chippenham, Trowbridge, Salisbury and other places too - (2012-03-07)
  [3709] Queen to visit eight Wiltshire areas - will she know what she misses in the other 13 areas? - (2012-04-26)
  [4622] Frosty morning, beauty of Wiltshire - (2016-01-14)
  [4653] Coats of arms - towns and authorities in Wiltshire - (2016-02-21)

M200 - Well House Manor - Wiltshire
  [829] Where to go within 30 minutes of Melksham - (2006-08-11)
  [942] Index of Pictures - (2006-11-24)
  [946] Look around this mouth. - (2006-11-26)
  [971] Wiltshire letterboxes - (2006-12-07)
  [1106] Spring Pictures - (2007-03-11)
  [1112] Bank Holiday country breaks in Melksham, Wiltshire - (2007-03-17)
  [1129] Golfing, Wiltshire (near Melksham) - (2007-04-01)
  [1156] Two by One by Wiltshire - (2007-04-20)
  [1399] Pictures Framed - (2007-10-21)
  [1428] Travel Across Wiltshire - the game - (2007-11-11)
  [1521] Evening drive across the roof of Wiltshire - (2008-01-27)
  [1859] Wiltshire at dawn - the tourist trail - (2008-10-29)
  [1981] Bitter cold - (2009-01-07)
  [2128] Wiltshire - where everybody matters - (2009-04-13)
  [2176] Balloon Journey in Wiltshire - (2009-05-12)
  [2279] Understanding the new local government structure in Wiltshire - (2009-07-11)
  [2288] Wiltshire Community Area Partnerships - (2009-07-15)
  [2411] Further North - long summer days and lovely countryside - (2009-09-19)
  [2594] Melksham Area - your community view is sought - (2010-01-23)
  [2713] History is all around us - (2010-04-09)
  [2750] Views of Wessex - (2010-05-03)
  [2882] Seeing Wiltshire - from a Melksham base - (2010-07-21)
  [2888] Recent Pictures - (2010-07-27)
  [2923] Fresh air and beautiful places in Wiltshire - (2010-08-15)
  [3513] Olympic Torch - dates and places in Wiltshire in 2012 - (2011-11-08)
  [3729] Then and now pictures of Melksham - on show through the summer - (2012-05-11)
  [3800] Fancy a weekend away? Try Well House Manor in Melksham, Wiltshire - (2012-07-09)
  [3806] 2011 Census results - initial figures for Wiltshire. - (2012-07-17)
  [3989] Plenty to see and do - even in Winter - on a Well House Manor weekend - (2013-01-24)
  [4084] New Pictures - Melksham Pack Horse Bridge - (2013-05-12)
  [4702] Up and down TransWilts - some pictures off the rails! - (2016-07-07)


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