2011/12/25

Lancashire

Filed under: All - 25 Dec 2011

Lancashire

A county of England, lying on the Irish Sea, and bounded by Cumberland, Westmoreland, Yorkshire, and Cheshire. It is 75 miles in length, and 30 in breadth. It is divided into 6 hundreds, which contain 27 market towns, 62 parishes, and 894 villages. This county comprises a variety of soil …

2011/12/20

Class 55 ‘deltic’, d9016 (55016) “gordon highlander”.

Filed under: Fields - 20 Dec 2011

Class 55 'deltic', d9016 (55016)

‘Deltic’ D9016 "Gordon Highlander" approaches Irwell Vale on the ELR with a Heywood bound service. Saturday 23rd April 2011.

2011/12/13

Ramsbottom annual chocolate festival 2011

Filed under: All - 13 Dec 2011

Ramsbottom annual chocolate festival 2011

Cafe2U is proud to be the pioneer of the mobile cafe industry. Cafe2U launched its first prototype mobile cafe van in the year 2000 on Sydney’s northern beaches. It was with this first vehicle that the mobile cafe franchise concept and potential profitability of this new style of business model …

2011/12/12

What can you see?

Filed under: Fields - 12 Dec 2011

What can you see?

All the fun from the opening day at Brockholes, 24th April 2011

2011/12/04

Stumped

Filed under: Fields - 04 Dec 2011

Stumped

Images taken on or around the nature trail at the top of Alkincoates park.

2011/12/01

Calm water at half moon bay

Filed under: Fields - 01 Dec 2011

Calm water at half moon bay

Last shot from the other day. This is Half Moon Bay with Heysham head bathed in sunlight which as you can see the Gulls where enjoying.

Img_0692 front drive garden 2011 04 20

Filed under: All - 01 Dec 2011

Img_0692 front drive garden 2011 04 20

This tulip grows in a sawn-in-half Scotch whisky barrel on our front drive.

2011/11/30

Virgin trains 57307

Filed under: Places - 30 Nov 2011

Virgin trains 57307

57307 Summerseat Wednesday 2nd July 2008 2J68 1400 Rawtenstall-Heywood East Lancashire Railway Summer Diesel Extravaganza

2011/11/25

“the grant arms hotel” 11 market place, ramsbottom

Filed under: Fields - 25 Nov 2011

The Grant Arms Hotel, situated in the centre of Ramsbottom, Lancashire, is steeped in history. Originally named "Top o’th Brow" it became "Grant Lodge" when the famous industrialist Grant Brothers adopted it as their family home. (William and Daniel Grant were noted in history as being the two characters that …

Img_7014 royal wedding alternative

Filed under: Places - 25 Nov 2011

Img_7014 royal wedding alternative

A counter-attraction in Lancaster, Lancashire, UK, to the royal wedding in London, with a range of anti-cuts organisatons participating. The message being conveyed is that the lavish show in London distracts from UK public service cuts that could be alleviated by re-prioritisation of government financing. The event features street theatre …