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Tag Skipton

Also known as Skipton-in-Craven

Walk in “Skip”ton

Just back from a walk in the place I call home – The Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales – Skipton. As you can see I took some great snaps of the wonderful sights Middletown Recreation Ground, Leeds and Liverpool Canal,… Continue Reading →

Skipton Castle Woods Oct. 2015

Had a little walk in the local woods, Tilley also had a swim and I got to snap some pictures.

Tour of Britain 2015 Stage 2

We headed up to Bleara Moor, just outside Skipton, to watch stage two of the Tour of Britain 2015. Jolly fine days out, weather and happy people.

Yorkshire Cycle-cross Skipton 2015

If you like an hour of pain do partake in a Cycle Cross race. Or do as I did have a short walk around a nice park/golf course while looking at people in pain. I have come to the conclusion… Continue Reading →

Big birds

I would like to see the birds that come and eat this “crumb”, I hope it is not a Cracoucass!

Smiley

For once a bit of litter that cheers you up :)

Dry Cleaning

Now the question is, was the dry cleaning picked up before the owner of the note dropped it. Will the dry cleaner find the trousers when the owner of the note comes in and collect the dry cleaning without the… Continue Reading →

Doctor’s appointment

I hope they didn’t drop it before the appointment, looks like it been planned for while. Did they get the right ointment or did they get the all clear. This photo was taken as a tribute to Eric’s wonderful street… Continue Reading →

Sheep day 2015

Just a few from Sheep Day 2015, honestly I would have expected more sheep. But there was food, baked goods, bouncy castle, Morris dancers, knitting and the sun was out.

Beacons Festival 2014

Spend a great day with great friends at the Beacons Festival.

Tour de Yorkshire 2014

Yesterday we celebrated seven years together, while watching Tour de France in Skipton, nice little follow up because seven years ago we also watched Tour de France in London. What a buzz, great weekend, sun, friends, cake, cyclist, big screen,… Continue Reading →

Skipton Waterways Festival 2014

A few snaps from the waterways festival in Skipton, see if you can guess this years theme …

Zombies in Skipton

If only I didn’t have a bad back yesterday, because it looked like well fun. I would have loved to dress up as a Zombie and go hunting for brains. Dead and alive runners all looked liked they enjoyed the… Continue Reading →

Spiders are coming

Never seen this before, well yes on telly but not in real life. Grass, dog and boots were covered in spider web, it was only when you looked closely you could see the creepy crawlies. The webs looked like a… Continue Reading →

Smiley face

Nice bit of graffiti, this does make me smile when I see it.

Another name

Found this on a walk, under a bench which has a great view over Skipton. I don’t think there is a better way to remember a loved one, with a sit down and a ponder while enjoying the view.

Canal dog

This water hound we saw having a refreshing dip in the Leeds and Liverpool canal.

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