This week photographer Stephen Coombes takes a trip back to see Oldway Mansion and its amazing gardens - plus the painted stones that so many people have taken so much trouble to make art with.

Oldway Mansion in PaigntonOldway Mansion in Paignton

Oldway Mansion in PaigntonOldway Mansion in Paignton

Retired bus driver Stephen, who lives in Torbay, spends a great deal of his spare time taking photographs of our #NaturallyInspiring Torbay and South Devon. In this feature, he shares the beauty of the Bay and surrounding area with Torbay Weekly readers.

Some of the thousands of painted stones on display in Oldway gardensSome of the thousands of painted stones on display in Oldway gardens

Stephen would like to dedicate his pictures to the NHS frontline and support staff for all the tremendous life-saving work they are doing. Our Heroes

Oldway in PaigntonOldway in Paignton

Amazing colour in Oldway gardensAmazing colour in Oldway gardens

Oldway MansionOldway Mansion

The gardens at OldwayThe gardens at Oldway