Hear from a log burning stove

The cold

If you had paid attention to the media in the UK over the last couple of days, you would think ...
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Time to bring it back

For a while, I have been looking for a way to get back to the golden age of podcasting. I ...
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Cabin Window

Cabin fever

I never did make it to that cabin. In fact, realistically, the chances of me ever making it to that ...
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Newspaper Reader

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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