Ribblehead Viaduct

Fantastic Family Fun in Cumbria, The Lakes!

It’s been a busy few weeks in Cumbria, The Lakes. My sister, her husband and my niece have been visiting. They travelled from far away Canada to help celebrate the 90th birthday of my dear old mum who reached that milestone at the beginning of July. Such a momentous occasion couldn’t be allowed to pass unmarked – notwithstanding the protestations …

Image Devil's Bridge

Wednesday Wandering

I like rivers and bridges and when the two come together I am very happy. Add some folk lore to the mix and I am happier still. Wandering today I came across Devil’s Bridge at Kirkby Lonsdale. Spanning the River Lune in Cumbria, the bridge dates from the 12th or 13th century and was once the only crossing for miles. …