Monthly archives:January 2014

  • Lewis and Harris - December/January

  • spent last Christmas and New Year on the Isle of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides. Those who know me well will understand why this was. The stay coincided with some of the most severe storms to visit the UK for some time, but once we arrived after a day's delay we remained cosy in our warm and well-equi[...]
  • Yorkshire Dales - November

  • November last year I spent a week in Grassington, Wharfedale, North Yorkshire. I was taking advantage of the proximity of a friend I wanted to visit and the possibility of catching some autumn colours in an area I had wanted to explore for some time. Wharfedale is surrounded by rolling hills criss-[...]