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.

Muncaster Castle… is haunted so it seems

18th October Recorded a walk along the England Coast Path from Drigg sand dunes to Muncaster Castle with Angela Harker of Natural England and Peter Frost-Pennington owner of the castle estate. Peter mentioned that the castle was one of the most haunted houses in England. Well can you doubt it, I took this long photo upContinue reading “Muncaster Castle… is haunted so it seems”

Glannoventa Roman Fort

16th October Looking forward to my next podcasting foray when I will be visiting Ravenglass on the Cumbrian coast this coming Monday. The setting was a natual sheltered harbour, created by a the great sandbank formed where three rivers converged the Esk, Mite and Irt. Here the Romans established a fort as Hadrian’s Wall wasContinue reading “Glannoventa Roman Fort”