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Ilam Park and Dovedale Stepping Stones 

On a rare day off with my mum we decided to go for a short walk from Ilam Park to the stepping stones and back. … 42 more words


The Peak District Series: Tissington

Because the Peak District is so big, and because I’d like to see so much more of it in the future, I’m splitting these posts into chapters. 297 more words


SoH#43 - Navigation Officer Kristine Kochanski

Kristine Kochanski

Soldier of Hell Rank: Navigation Officer

Soldier of Hell on tour!

With a new series of Red Dwarf approaching, it would seem appropriate that someone from the ranks of said spaceship would finally join the Soldiers of Hell ranks. 92 more words


The church with the feet

I was running out of time, but it was only a small church and it did not look overly promising. The stonework looked too regular…modern… except for the tower which looked as if it didn’t quite match, and the enclosure of the church itself, right at the heart of the village, which looked older still. 736 more words

Ancient Sites


It’s always so thoroughly beneficial to get away for a few days. Even accounting for minor disagreements and the general hard work involved in camping, or caravanning with dogs there is still room for plenty of relaxation. 993 more words

Family Life

Ilam - A Must See In Manifold Valley

We had a family outing to Ilam Hall the other day. A stunning place I never even knew existed and pretty much on my doorstep. 468 more words


20 Mile Trail Run | Ilam & Dovedale

We had planned to run the Yorkshire Three Peaks with a group of friends at the end of April. The week of the planned run we discovered it was the actual Yorkshire Three Peaks running race, so we decided to cancel and looked elsewhere for a long run. 964 more words