Signal failure

The trains no longer stop at Chabanais – indeed, the spur line is not used at all – so this array of signalling equipment is redundant.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: anything to do with trains

The wide blue yonder

A stunt aeroplane goes through its aerobatic paces at the annual (but not this year, obviously) Estevol air show at Blond.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Planes

The Harbour, Honfleur

A couple of sailing boats in the picturesque harbour of Honfleur, at the mouth of the River Seine in Normandy.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Boats

Complementary Cars

How thoughtful of the owners of these two old cars not only to park side-by-side outside the village shop, but also to choose complementary colours.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Cars

Faded Fresco

This faded – and, by the look of it, unfinished – fresco in the church at Confolens is in need of some sympathetic restoration…

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Anything Painted

Kitchen doorknob

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week demands images of doorknobs.

Her wish is my command, so here – viewed from above – is the knob on one of the drawers in our kitchen. They look nice, but do try to avoid walking into them.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Doorknobs

A Single Flower

Cee’s Fun Challenge for this week wants images of a single flower. This was one that emerged from a scattering of mixed wild flowers that we sowed in our garden last year.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: One Single Flower

Hats Under Wraps

Madame rocks a nice hat, but there are very few opportunities to wear one in the French countryside. Rather than hide them away, however, a series of them stand – under wraps – on the top of her wardrobe.

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Hats

Tagged

The artist who produced this graffito, on the outskirts of Nantes, is obviously committed to the cause, given that whoever it was had to scale a wall to get up onto the roof of a shop.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Graffiti

All made by man

The fence was made by men. The rusting cars were made by men.

And so was the destruction: Oradour-sur-Glane.

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Man made