27th December – So we stand at the threshold of an important year for Roman Wall enthusiasts. 2022 marks the 1900th anniversary of Hadrian’s only known visit to Britain in AD122 and, importantly for him, the opportunity to inspect the ongoing works to establish his remarkable frontier.

3rd December – Recorded the Countrystride Christmas episode from Grasmere, ascending Huntingstile Lonnin onto Dow Bank and over Silver How bound for Blind Tarn and Easedale. Our festive guest Alan Cleaver taking this photo of David Felton (producer) and myself in the cobbled lonning.

Glenridding Dodd

December 2nd – Currently I am converting these two scenes into linescapes to complete the graphic component of The Ullswater Walking Companion. Twenty fabulous walks all geared to start and finish from either bus stops and/or lake steamer landing stages. This will make this guide, in common with our The Threlkeld Walking Companion dedicated forContinue reading “Glenridding Dodd”