Tag Archives: Slaithwaite

Bluebells along the canal………….

  The weather forecast for today was grey skies, overcast with possibly a hint of rain, as it turned out it was blue skies with cotton wool clouds and a bit of a breeze. So taking advantage of the weather … Continue reading

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A recuperation walk along the canal on a beautiful morning……….

After a dose of what I think was Novovirus earlier in the week which confined me to bed for the best part of thirty-six hours, I began to feel better yesterday and managed to eat a little food. So after … Continue reading

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Autumn Colours………wandering to Slaithwate

A mild day and the sun was was out, so a short walk from Wellhouse to Slaithwaite was in order this morning. So with camera in hand I set off along the muddy track alongside the narrow canal. Because the weather … Continue reading

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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

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A quiet Sunday morning stroll………………..to Slaithwaite

One of the delights of living in West Yorkshire is that I get to drive a short distance to the Huddersfield Narrow Canal at the village of Wellhouse, park my car and then set off along the towpath of the … Continue reading

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“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

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Early Morning on the Huddersfield Canal

I took this photograph the other morning as I walked along the canal side. The water was perfectly still and not a breath of wind. The sky was slightly overcast hence the less than brilliant colours. © Kindadukish

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Ode to the Handmade Bakery……………..

After having a very pleasant cup of coffee at The Handmade bakery this morning I got up to leave and as I approached the door I saw the following “ode” written in chalk on the wall. It had beem written … Continue reading

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Formation Croissant Dancing………….at The Handmade Bakery

  I have to confess the four missing croissants were consumed by me……………….(hangs head in shame).

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Golcar, Pennine Village…………….

After my visit to the Yorkshire Sculpture Park yesterday I drove to Slaithwaite to get my loaf from the Handmade Bakers and as I drove along the A62 I looked up at the hillside and saw the village in which … Continue reading

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