Category Archives: County Durham

Hilltop snow

Following a few cold winters this one, so far, has been mild and wet.  The north-east of England has missed the torrential rain of the south and west but even here mud and dampness are the order of things.  Occasionally … Continue reading

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Teesdale excursion

Every time we visit upper Teesdale we wonder why we don’t go more often.  The weekend combination of a bright sunny day coming after some heavy rain made for ideal conditions.  The walk from Bowlees Visitor Centre along the river … Continue reading

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