Recent walks…

all local, the latest with the walking group..which included a pub lunch at the end of the walk…

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almost the end of the year…..

but superb roof-off Mog weather! After all the rain we have had, it was nice to get out, and be able to put a DRY car in the garage after a trip! This was just around our local lanes and hilltops…

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Christmas and Boxing Day walks

from Beeston, with the family…around Attenborough and the Uni’s Highfields park….(one each day)

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Chesterfield Canal towpath walk

the two and a half miles, from Tapton Lock to The Hollingwood Hub, and back again!

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Pavement Art!

seen on the towpath of the Chesterfield Canal, near Brimington,

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Skyline views from today’s wander around

again, from home…about 6 miles…and for the record, didnt go in any of the 5 pubs I passed!

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Our 3 mile circular walk

and it is on our doortep! Depending on which way it is walked, one direction is completely different from the other! Today, anti-clockwise…pictured here are some of the things spotted through my camera viewfinder.

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Fowler loco for rebuild

It arrived at Workshop X today…met by Simon, its proud new owner. It used to work in a sugar mill in Queensland, Australia. Buult in 1924 by Fowler, in Leeds, it is now heading for a (quick) rebuild!

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Nice walk around the track next door…

before the rains came! You can see how high the Mighty River Drone has been….and I think the holes in the bank are water vole holes…

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The Great Flood of Unstone

is is for the third time in as many weeks, and is the reason that the road has now been closed. So many idiots driving through at great speed, which includes but and truck drivers.

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