Work has started to repair flood damage caused to the West Coast Main line near Carlisle.
Finally, after almost a year of waiting, we have visited Giggle Alley in the south west of Cumbria. Giggle Alley is a woodland area at one end of Eskdale Green, near Gosforth. It is managed by the Forestry Commission. Dad found out about this place towards the end of last year. He has had it […]
Scotland is our destination on this adventure and it is to the small town of Lochmaben where we end up. Our journey takes us up the new M6 extension through the area previously known as the Cumberland gap and onto the A74(m). We waited until the middle of the afternoon to venture out so the […]
Traveling along the A6 from Carlisle to Penrith you come across a sign to your right indicating Wreay. So not sure what lies ahead, it maybe the road to nowhere! After about 2 miles we come across a village green with a church to the right and a pub. Parking the car we all get out […]
It has been a few days since we last updated our blog, but we have a very good excuse. Last Friday we started a grand adventure to the countryside and got to sleep away from home. All started as any normal day does but something seemed a little unusual. Mum was packing a bag with […]