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Duddon Valley

The Duddon Valley is in the south-west of the Lake District, running north to south just to the left of Coniston. It isn’t popular, perhaps because it doesn’t have any big mountains, but it’s one of the most beautiful valleys of Cumbria. 159 more words


Castles, Carvings and Cetaceans

On our second trip of the term, we spent a day in Carlisle! During our visit, we discovered lots of fun things there. After taking the train to Carlisle, we began our trip by walking through the town to our first destination, the castle. 424 more words

Vintage inspired 1018 DHodge Diver - available

The 1018 is the latest model available

The 1018 started off as personal build and evolved into a watch for sale to the public.

This vintage inspired watch comes with options when ordered that allow the piece to be a unique and personal experience. 293 more words


Nature is prolific

This week’s challenge from the Daily Post is Prolific.

This month the signs of spring have included some prolific wild flowers, sometimes growing in places where they are not welcome. 37 more words


Randonnée / Hike around Buttermere Lake - Lake District- Cumbria

(Pour les utilisateurs de Viewranger vous pouvez télécharger la carte ici / For ViewRanger users you can download the map here)

Parking: Derrière the Fish Hotel (payant, environ £8 pour la journée), National Trust car park avant d’arriver à Buttermere (payant pour les non-membre), deux petits parking le long de Newlands Pass juste après l’Eglise (gratuit) ou au niveau de Gatesgarth Farm (payant) / … 658 more words


A dense cloud cover between Carlisle and Haltwhistle

A little further north in England from the last posting of a road and dense clouds in the Peak district I took this picture on our way in Cumbria and Northumberland of a dense and dark cloud on our way between Carlisle and Haltwhistle in northern England. 10 more words