Is there anyone who doesn’t like a cute yellow duckling?

Is there anyone who doesn’t like a cute yellow duckling? I doubt I will see many more yellow ducklings like this during the rest of the year, and I simply couldn’t resist a few pictures earlier this week as we walked along a local stretch of the Peak Forest canal. Instagram You can check out […]

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Wandering along the River Weaver and a visit to Vale Royal locks.

Wandering along the River Weaver and a visit to Vale Royal locks We took a terrific walk this week along a stretch of the River Weaver in Vale Royal (Cheshire). The River Weaver has an interesting history and is inextricably linked to the salt mining of Cheshire and it’s most certainly somewhere we will visit […]

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New life – plenty of new life on the canal

New life – plenty of new life on the canal If you asked me what month or what time of year was my favourite for wandering along the towpath and checking out what’s going on – I really would struggle to pick one singe month or a particular time of year in preference over another […]

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Picture post – canal walking on the Peak Forest canal

Picture post – canal walking on the Peak Forest canal I have posted many times in the past and featured some of our canal walks. Many of those walks have taken in stretches of a canal that we really enjoy walking along – the Peak Forest canal. This blog post is a picture post that […]

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Assorted photograph collages from the rainy city. Part 3

Cut, crops and collages For some time I have been creating a small collage of pictures to set as the featured image on blog posts. These have typically been split in three vertical sections. This post and the previous two posts (Part 1 and Part 2) are a replay/look back of collages that have been […]

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Assorted photograph collages from the rainy city. Part 2

Cut, crops and collages For some time I have been creating a small collage of pictures to set as the featured image on blog posts. These have typically been split in three vertical sections. This post and the previous  and following post (Part 1 and Part 3) are a replay/look back of collages that have […]

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Assorted photograph collages from the rainy city. Part 1

Cut, crops and collages For some time I have been creating a small collage of pictures to set as the featured image on blog posts. These have typically been split in three vertical sections. This post and following two posts (Part 2 and Part 3) are a replay/look back of collages that have been used […]

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Springing into life along the Peak Forest canal

Canal life along the Peak Forest canal I have posted pictures and words about the Peak Forest canal on many occasions, and the pictures in this blog post are from the stretch of the Peak Forest canal that is close to the basins at Bugsworth and Whaley Bridge. Our recent walk really did have a […]

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