Emsworth is situated on the south coast between Chichester and Portsmouth, there are many fabulous walks around there, particularly the one around Thorney Island, remote and wonderful because of its MOD associations over the last 50 odd years, it's a wonderful place for bird watching and seal spotting.
It is also not far from the wonderful Rumsey Gardens an absolute must for anyone interested in plants, there are 5 acres of plants including the Hampshire Herb Centre which has 1000 herbs. They stock about 15 different varieties of Asters, I bought 4 of them, and the fabulous Salvia Uluginosa which is around 2 metres tall.
They attracted butterflies and bees when we took them home:
The next day we went to Chichester, with its wonderful cross
And below as we were waiting for the bus, we realised it was delayed for a procession to go by.
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