Tag Archives: Canal

Autumn has arrived with a rainbow of colours………………….

All of a sudden autumn seems to have arrived, the nights are drawing in and the trees have changed colour. and what stunning colours they are. A short walk around my local park and along the canal bank enabled me … Continue reading

Posted in blue sky, Colne Valley, Flora and fauna, scenery, Uncategorized, West Yorkshire, women in society | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Brighouse Canal and Music Festival 2015

Expecting a wet and dull Sunday morning I was pleasantly surprised to be greeted by blue skies and warm temperatures, so having found out the day before that the Brighouse Canal and Music festival was taking place this weekend I … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, Food Festivals, History, Music, Pennine hills, Pennines, Photography, toursit destination, UK Regions, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grey, damp December mornings…………………..

Took this photo the other day on my way to the bakery…………grim morning but wonderful reflections from the canal…………..

Posted in Canal, Industrial Heritage, Pennines, Photography | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Reflections” along the canal (plus a couple of hungry dogs)

After several days of mist, fog and drizzle here in West Yorkshire which induces an air of depression, it was nice to wake up this morning to a beautiful clear blue sky and sunshine. After a quick breakfast it was … Continue reading

Posted in Pennines, Photography, Tourism, Travel, UK Regions, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Autumn has arrived…………

After what has been a very good summer here in the UK (well, by UK standards that is) autumn has arrived and the flora and fauna has changed radically from a month or so ago. Trees have taken on a … Continue reading

Posted in Canal, Nature / Flowers, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Love this…………somebody taking the proverbial ****

Mysterious red postbox appears overnight in the middle of a canal – but the Royal Mail say they know nothing about it! Pity the poor sodding postie who has to make the collections……………….

Posted in Humour, News, Photography | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Come to sunny Oldham…………………

If you mention the name of Oldham to anyone they will probably frown, pull a face and make some derogatory comment about a “God forsaken hole” in the north west of England. The race riots in recent years have not … Continue reading

Posted in Children, Culture, Health and Wellbeing, Industrial Heritage, Photography, Society, Travel, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Industrial Heritage, Huddersfield Narrow Boat Canal

Posted in Culture, Industrial Heritage, Photography, Society, Uncategorized, Yorkshire | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment