Studley Royal Park Deer eating together as a group

Studley Royal Park and the Deer

One place Laura and I always fancied visiting is Fountains Abbey, in particular to see the deer at Studley Royal Park during rutting season. We couldn’t have picked a better…

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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…

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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…