Duncombe Park Country Fair

Took a trip along to the┬áDuncombe Park Country Fair in Helmsley today for a few hours. Set in the grounds of one of Yorkshire’s most historic houses and estates this annual one-day event which was formed in 1982 celebrates all aspects of the countryside and is billed as the original country fair of Yorkshire. OnContinue reading “Duncombe Park Country Fair”

Coast People – Scarborough

From the seaside spa town of Scarborough in North Yorkshire…   http://www.ianforsythphotography.co.uk

Duncombe Park Steam Rally

The Steam Rally near Helmsley, England takes place in the magnificent surroundings of┬áDuncombe Park during the first weekend of July each year. It brings together traction engines, working displays, vintage tractors, commercial and military vehicles, vintage cars and motorcycles attracting steam enthusiasts and visitors alike inviting them to take a step back in time andContinue reading “Duncombe Park Steam Rally”

Kielder solstice

Northumberland dance company Dansformation performed a specially choreographed dance for visitors to Kielder Observatory in the early hours of the Summer Solstice this morning. The Kielder Observatory is situated in the remote Kielder forest in the heart of Northumberland and is a centre to promote the science of astronomy and physics to the wider public.Continue reading “Kielder solstice”

Whether the weather

Up here in Cleveland recently it has been the typical British summer weather. With a bit of blue sky and sunshine mixed with heavy showers. It does offer however the chance for some half decent pictures…