Blakeley Reservoir. Bleak in winter, popular in summer with walkers in Marsden’s Wessenden Valley. I took this picture back in April from up on Hind Hill overlooking the winding Wessenden Valley in the heart of Marsden Moor in the South Pennines.
Well it had to happen, didn’t it? Cameratastrophe at 4am this morning as I tried to take the first photograph this summer Solstice. The plan this year was to just go up some fields not too far from my cottage as my usual sunrise spots are about an hour’s walk away, and I’m starting work … More Jill’s Midsummer Camera Crisis
Free Bus Sunday as declared by the mayor for West Yorkshire as part of last week’s extended jubilee bank holiday. I decided to catch the earliest bus to Huddersfield from my house, then on to the small town of Brighouse 4 miles away. Brighouse is quite a nice little place with quite a few independent … More An adventure on the towpath