A buzz in the air

Bees have been flying around for something like 30 million years. Through evolutionary development they have become one of the most finely tuned and organised insects on the planet. Exquisitely adapted to their environment and perfectly in tune with their surroundings. The end product of all their labour and one that mankind has utilised forContinue reading “A buzz in the air”

Borrowby Country Show and Gymkhana

First held in  1949 the Borrowby Country Show and Gymkhana is now a regular feature in the show calendar in North Yorkshire. The popularity of this show seems to be growing and with plenty of youngsters getting involved today hopefully the future of these smaller but no less important shows will remain secure helping toContinue reading “Borrowby Country Show and Gymkhana”

The 50th Masham Steam Engine Rally

This weekend sees the 50th annual Masham Steam Engine Rally in North Yorkshire. The fair which began in 1965 saw over forty steam traction engines, thirty miniature steam engines and displayed commercial vehicles, vintage and classic cars and tractors to the hundreds of visitors who attended the weekend long event.   See more of myContinue reading “The 50th Masham Steam Engine Rally”

Last Day – Great Yorkshire Show 2015

So after three days the Great Yorkshire Show  came to an end today. I went along and covered the first day (pictures can be seen here) and today and a few of the pictures I shot can be seen below…   See more of my work on my website and blogs via the link….. HERE Copyright IanContinue reading “Last Day – Great Yorkshire Show 2015”

First day – Great Yorkshire Show 2015

England’s premier agricultural show opened it’s gates today for the start of three days of showcasing the best in British farming and the countryside. The event, which attracts over 130,000 visitors each year displays the cream of the country’s livestock and offers numerous displays and events giving the opportunity for visitors to see many differentContinue reading “First day – Great Yorkshire Show 2015”