Tag Archives: Oldham

A Short Drive into the Pennines……………

Dovestones Reservoir and Views over West Yorkshire After all the awful weather recently I decided to make the most of a reasonably sunny day today. Grabbed the camera , jumped into the car and set off for a short drive … Continue reading

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Storm Clouds Gathering Over Pennines………………

Photograph taken today (7 February 2014) as I drove back to Huddersfield along the A62 road from Oldham. This is the view looking back towards Manchester and the Lancashire Plain. © Kindadukish

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Well, I got it in here………..I just need to figure how to get it out!

(C) Kindadukish

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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

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Not bad for a lad from Oldham……………………..

Wayne Marshall appointed Chief Conductor of WDR Rundfunkorchester from 2014/15. 1 Congratulations to Wayne Marshall who was announced today as Chief Conductor of WDR Rundfunkorchester from the 2014/15 season, becoming their Chief Conductor Designate in September 2013. Wayne was thrilled … Continue reading

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Urban Knitting for Winter

On a recent visit to Uppermill, a small Pennine village on the outskirts of Oldham I came across a strange practice that seems to have developed there i.e knitting garments to keep the trees warm. I realise that there are some … Continue reading

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