Damage left in the wake of Storm Desmond and the flooding that occurred in Carlisle is slowly being revealed. However, the cost of repair may never be quantifiable.
As hail and heavy rain battered Carlisle earlier today we took a trip into Carlisle and were amazed at the damage to the Sheepmount Athletics stadium and the sporting facilities in Bitts Park.
In a scene which can only be described as pythonesque whilst out on my walk this morning, I came across a bird with what appeared to be hard at work burrowing into a wooden electricity pole.
Walking through Rickerby Park in Carlisle recently I noticed that scaffolding surrounds the War memorial and new information boards have been installed in the park.
In the words of the Rogers / Hammerstein song ‘ Oh what a beautiful morning’ and what a great day it has turned out to be as we left the city behind and headed in a south-westerly direction for the hills. Mum had a grand plan for today with a mission to find a carpet […]