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Here is the news

I used to write a lot about the news, current affairs they would call it. As ever, the news outlets ...
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Getting back in the game

It has been a while but we're back. You may have spotted that we're now one of the many sites ...
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Killhope Wheel in Winter 2010

Killhope – Lead Mining in Weardale

High up in Weardale, County Durham you will find Killhope Lead Mining Museum. The Durham Mining Museum website tells us ...
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Woodlands and open space

A walk in the woods

I live nearby a young woodland that was planted around five years ago. In human terms, it would be a ...
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Police Bridewell sign

What’s a Bridewell?

I remember being in Newcastle Upon Tyne in the late 1980s when there was a local football derby match on ...
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Hand and Knife Silhouette

The Gateshead Ripper?

Most people will have heard of "Jack the Ripper", the person responsible for the gruesome murders in Whitechapel, London, during ...
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Auckland Castle from The Tribune at Kynren

Kynren 2017 – One show you don’t want to miss

Kynren 2017 60s Trailer from Eleven Arches on Vimeo. Yesterday, I went to see a performance of a show that ...
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Bus and Tram in the town at Beamish Museum

Beamish Museum – The jewel in County Durham’s cultural crown

The town in Beamish Museum sees a lot of traffic of buses and trams every single day. I took this ...
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Boats North of Craignure on Isle of Mull

Photographs from the Western Islands and Highlands

Some photographs I took on a trip to the Highlands and West Islands of Scotland. It's a beautiful, wild rugged ...
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Welcome To County Durham

Welcome to County Durham

I compiled some photographs I took around County Durham into a short video. It's just over a minute and a ...
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