Good from Bad

Disabled pensioner Alan Barnes, 67, was pushing his bin outside his home in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, on January 25, when he was attacked and pushed to the ground by an attacker and suffered a broken collar bone. Following the assault, a 21-year-old beautician Katie Cutler, also from Gateshead, was so moved by the cowardlyContinue reading “Good from Bad”

Boxing Day Dip

The annual Boxing Day Dip takes place at Redcar beach. The event brings hundreds of people to the beach to take a dip in the cold north sea and helps raise hundreds of pounds for various charities…     See more of my work on my website and blogs via the link….. HERE Images remain copyrightContinue reading “Boxing Day Dip”

Strength of Mind

Serjeant* George Norton, 31, joined the Infantry in 1999 and served with 5 Battalion The Rifles. During his 15 year career he deployed to Northern Ireland, Sierra Leone and completed three tours of Iraq.  (*Traditionally in Rifles Battalions the spelling of Serjeant is with a ‘j’ rather than ‘g’ – a historical legacy from the Napoleonic wars.)Continue reading “Strength of Mind”

Boxing Day Dippers

The annual Boxing Day dips takes place at Saltburn and Redcar beaches in Cleveland today. The events see hundreds of ‘dippers‘, many in fancy dress, brave the chilly North sea waters to raise money for various charities. Here’s a selection of some of my pictures from today…

Good Elf…

Hundreds of people attended an event at Stockeld Park near York earlier today, coming together in an attempt to break the world record for the largest gathering of Elves! The event, which eventually saw a total of 1116 elves, smashing the old record of 762, was organised in order to raise money for the Martin HouseContinue reading “Good Elf…”