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Walking with the Ghosts

My son and I went for a walk yesterday along part of the Pennine Way. We started from Standedge Cutting, where the A62 crosses the hills on its way from Huddersfield to Oldham. 610 more words

Pennine Way

Winter bog trotting on Kinder Scout

There’s few reasons to get out of bed at 7.30am on Sunday morning, but having the opportunity to go for a decent hike with friends is definitely one of them. 362 more words


Milestones Exhibition, Crossing the Pennines opens in Create Space

Kirklees based, mental health charity, Support to Recovery’s new area “Create Space” opened at the beginning this year and has been very busy ever since, this, our second community exhibition, is on display until the 22nd of February. 743 more words

Chapter 2: Barber Booth to Kinder Low, taking in Jacob's Ladder (again!)

Jacob’s Ladder attempt one was not successful. I was cold. I was surrounded by hurried ultramarathon runners. My face was turning blue. I was not, however, giving up. 800 more words

Hebden Bridge to Haworth and back over the Tops

It was with some satisfaction that I spotted a band of wintry weather heading our way towards the end of the week and I planned a familiar walk in the snow to take advantage of what’s not the most common of weather types in England. 321 more words


Land's End to John O'Groats Walk

In the mid-1960s, journalist John Hillaby walked across the United Kingdom, from Land’s End in Cornwall to John O’Groats on the north-eastern tip of Scotland. He wasn’t the first person to make this journey–according to Andrew McCloy, records of similar walks date back to the 1840s–but in 1968 he published a book about his trip,  873 more words


Flight Dream

Look closely and you can just about make out the three para-gliders. Flight Dream is just one of a number of photographs that are now available to purchase online at Photo4me.com – please look at the Gallery page for more details and also new information about the launch of my Artfinder shop where a selection of paintings and limited edition giclée prints will be made available. 132 more words