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Morning Walk 7

Early morning on Spittal beach on a beautiful summer’s day.

The tide is just starting to fall.

It’s only half past seven but the sun is already high in the sky – it rose three hours ago. 45 more words


Thursday 9th July 2020 - A cut above

Well, yesterday was the long awaited Haircut Day. 160 days since my last cut and colour. At least two inches of interesting growth. At the start of lockdown I was very frustrated as I had to cancel my March appointment as I was not feeling too good. 1,152 more words


Wednesday 8th July 2020 - Bamburgh ramble

Yesterday we went up the coast to Bamburgh. Our first visit since lockdown, not because of the distance but the toilet situation. Bamburgh has limited toilet provision at the best of times. 1,136 more words


If you live in Lancashire, Cumbria, the Isle of Man- or Northumberland and watch Regional Television- Your Views and Feedback are Welcome

I would like to take this opportunity to remind anyone who visits this Website who lives either in the northern two- thirds of North West England, the Isle of Man or indeed Northumberland to share their views on the BBC and ITV Regional Television where they live: Is the Local News where you live really “Local” or even half- “Local”. 299 more words

Pinholes at the Hopper Mausoleum

I’ve blogged previously about the fancy Hopper Mausoleum in a remote spot in Northumberland, and made a return trip there this week on a very windy day. 248 more words

Tuesday 7th July 2020 - Chocolate heaven

If you believe at least some of what you read on Facebook, today is Chocolate Day. Not national or international chocolate day, just Chocolate Day. A bit like Bin Day and Shopping Day but not held every week. 1,106 more words