04Mar

past Cow Head to Cow’s Mouth  Continue Reading

04Mar

Blackstone Edge Gathering August 1846 The People’s Charter demands: Just Representation of the People of Great Britain in the House of Commons Universal Suffrage No property qualification Annual Parliaments Equal representation Payment of members and vote by ballot  Continue Reading

04Mar

  see what I mean?Continue Reading

04Mar

A walk along the Pennine Way to the RAIN stone at Cow’s Mouth Quarry start A642 lay-by the nastiest place on the Pennine Way, the detritus of trans-pennine  journeys via Blackstone Edge place of the Chartist Gathering in 1846 campaign for universal sufferage 2010 only 66% of those registered bother to vote finish Cow’s Mouth Quarry RAINContinue Reading

04Mar

the weeping ash by the Cascade Bridge Fraxinus exelsior threatened by Ash die-back diseaseContinue Reading

04Mar

a  walk around the lakes before the Shonibare briefingContinue Reading

19Feb

sad valentine for whom?Continue Reading

19Feb

10 years weathering still thereContinue Reading

19Feb

Coffin Ships  potato famine starving people leave for North America I’m listening to sinead o’conner and traditional Irish music melancholy and forebodingContinue Reading

19Feb

  Croaghpatrick St Patrick banishes snakes  Continue Reading