So, for the first time in I don’t know how long, I decided to get up at stoopid o’clock and go shoot a sunrise. The weather forecast was excellent, there was just the right amount of cloud and the high tide time coincided perfectly. I chose to go to Marsden Bay, South Shields. I had… continue reading »
This weekend I travelled back in time to 1917 for Tanfield Railway’s annual Great War Weekend This year’s event, in my opinion, was the best “Great War Weekend” I have covered at Tanfield Railway. Lots of people turned out in period costume including the Durham Pals and 29th Field Kitchen reenactors.
The Jewish community in Bensham, Gateshead were out in force today celebrating Purim. Having fun and enjoying the lovely weather they had been graced with. What is Purim? The jolly festival of Purim is celebrated every year on the 14th of the Hebrew month of Adar (late winter/early spring). It commemorates the salvation of the… continue reading »