A few photos of our recent, successful trip to Rochester

Mike waxes lyrical about the rich history of Rochester Castle

A lone pigeon admires the Norman Dogtooth arches in the Castle

The Castle in all its glory

A view of the Medway from the top of the Castle

The Cathedral framed by the Castle walls

The Norman Cathedral

Inside the Cathedral

Graffitti on the Castle Walls

The Guildhall Museum

The highly polished brass of the museum doorplate

The Museum courtyard

A young Philip Crummy whittles a bone ship in the Museum

A view down the High Street

A lesson in architecture from our erudite guide

The leaning shop of Rochester.....

The Corn Exchange - built by the splendidly named Sir Cloudesley Shovell