Russell Cotes 026If you are ever anywhere near Bournemouth, the Russell-Cotes is a must-see.

We visited Bournemouth for a couple of days in half term week. It was our second attempt to get into the place; the first time we tried, in 2016, the museum was shut for the day. Much wailing and gnashing of teeth.

Basically, the museum is a treasure house of Victorian (and early 20th century) art objects - the photographs will give you the idea.

It's a photographer's paradise, and no mistake. Click the Read more for an image gallery.