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A nice walk from Grasmere – Lion and Lamb

No excuses needed for me to head up to the Lake District, this time I was up there with my aunties and uncles for Grasmere Beer Festival 2016. As my…

Lower Laithe Reservoir Stanbury

A new location – Inspiring surroundings

After recently moving house to Haworth from Leeds I was keen to go explore more of the area. Already having a family member who lived in Haworth before, I was…

Keswick from Latrigg, moody vista

Wedding in the Lake District

My girlfriend Laura and I were invited to spend a week up in the Lake District for my Uncle Derek’s wedding in May 2016. Of course I didn’t need much…

From Hellvellyn to Striding Edge and Red Tarn

The Lake District – Hellvellyn Climb

This particular visit to the Lake District was quite a sad occasion, my aunt had recently passed away and as a family we thought the Lake District would be a…

Chinese Government Railways Steam Locomotive 4-8-4 KF Class No 7

A trip to York and the NRM

I figured it had been quite a few years since I went on a trip to York and the National Railway Museum (NRM). So I grabbed my friend and headed…

24 Hours of Le Mans 2015 - Toyota TS040 LMP1

24 hours of Le Mans 2015

Somehow I completely managed to forget to blog about my visit to the Le Mans 24 Hour race event. I was invited to join a group of people who attend…

Long Exposure of the sunset at Thruscross Reservoir

Thruscross Reservoir at Sunset

It was a beautiful calm spring evening in May, I noticed there were just the right amount of clouds in the sky to produce a good looking sunset scene. I…

The View from Upper Barden Reservoir

A walk around Barden Reservoirs

I really fancied a walk in the Yorkshire Dales this particular day. So I scouted around on Google Maps to see if I could pick out an area that had…

Star Scene over Thruscross

Winter’s Night at Thruscross

Heading out on a very cold and clear winter’s night, we headed for one of my favourite destinations, Thruscross reservoir in Harrogate. As it had been snowing the day before…

Gisburn Forest sun rays and trees

Gisburn Forest – Mountain Bike Ride

Continuing with my enthusiasm for mountain bike riding we decided we’d go back to Gisburn Forest which is where we visited for my second ride on the new bike. In…