Cycling to Scotland

  Yesterday, we cycled to Scotland! Not quite as impressive as it sounds as it is just a mere 20 miles from Hallbankgate to Harelaw Hill which was our final destination to the home - and B&B of Mick and Diana. Theirs is an eco B&B and a lot of hard work has gone into the construction and renovation of their beautiful cottage. Just across the field from the cottage is a Mongolian yurt where you can stay in warmth and comfort enjoying a truly unique experience. The ride over there wa...... [click to read more]

Posted: 25th June 2012

Walkers are Welcome

The Walkers are welcome group have organized a walk for this Sunday the 10th of June and I hope you can join us. We meet at 10.30 outside the Moot Hall in Brampton. We'll then car share to Talkin where the walk will start - we can park in the centre of the village or on the verge near the church.  If you would rather meet us in Talkin that's fine and we should be there between 10.45 and 11.00. The walk will take us up past Talkin Head and a steady climb up onto Talkin Fell where the views a...... [click to read more]

Posted: 8th June 2012

Fellside Walkers 15th March 2012

Newbiggin to Croglin and back! A gorgeous walk and at just 5 miles a good mornings stroll. Unfortunately today the weather was misty and we were deprived of the views that we knew were there - never mind it is a walk to be repeated so we may have better luck next time. We set off from Newbiggin and made our way back down to the Croglin road just next to the Bluebell Inn We turned left and then had a short stretch of road until a signpost turned us right onto a path across fields and over stiles ...... [click to read more]

Posted: 15th March 2012