River Wharfe at Boston Spa, Yorkshire

Boston Spa, May 2017

It was great to revisit this area at the beginning of May 2017. As a kid I was brought here for the fishing, many moons ago, and it hasn’t changed a bit…

River Wharfe at Boston Spa, Yorkshire

‘Boston Spa’ oil on gesso calico panel, 9 x 12 ins

… although there was one reminder of how long it had been since I was last there fishing. I distinctly remember a sign pinned to a tree which marked the boundary of the area which the day-fishing-ticket covered, and lo-and-behold it was still there…