As usual, mid-winter is a quiet period for photographs!

December 2017

Squirrels and birds behaving oddly on a walk around Linacre reservoirs, during a weekend away in Barlow, Derbyshire, in early Dec.

Tim Peake‘s Soyuz descent module on display at Locomotion, Shildon.

January 2018


(L) George Stephenson‘s birthplace in Wylam. Owned by the National Trust, the building is now closed to visitors and looking a bit sad. (R) The curiously perched old signal box of Wylam railway station.

An overcast day on a walk during a weekend away in Grasmere in late January.

Captain’s Wharf, South Shields – modern apartments built in 1997 on the site of a former dry dock operated by Brigham & Cowan (closed 1982).


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