Sunday, 31 May 2015


William, taking a Sunday afternoon nap. 


Although featured many times before, there is always something to photograph on any visit to Bowness. Tern is pictured just arriving at Bowness Pier from Waterhead (Ambleside). 
Hire boats.  

A closer look at Teal.
Miss Cumbria. 
Miss Westmorland. 
Three locals with the 'best seats in the house.'

The Road Train. 
Tern at Bowness Pier. 
A view of Lake Windermere, looking north. 

Friday, 29 May 2015

Skipton: Leeds-Liverpool Canal: Part 3 of 3

One of the larger,and wider, passenger carrying boats at Skipton. The 'Cobbydale.'  
Lord of the Rings. 
Penny Blue.  
Painted on the side of one of the narrowboats. 

There were several narrowboats moored on this section of the towpath. 

Ella B.
Whych Way. See the next photo as well!
On the sude of the Whych Way (see previous photo).

Thursday, 28 May 2015

Skipton: Leeds-Liverpool Canal: Part 2 of 3

Sam sets off on one of the regular half-hour long trips along the Canal. 
There she goes ... 
Skipton Canal Basin. 

Freddie Trueman O.B.E. 
The Freddie Trueman statue. 
Refreshment Tug. 
Distant Dream. 

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Skipton: Leeds-Liverpool Canal: Part 1 of 3

Rosie and Jim moored on the Leeds to Liverpool Canal which flows through the North Yorkshire market town of Skipton. There is always plenty of activity and narrowboats to be seen which makes it a great place for photography.
The busy main basin at Skipton. 
A wider passenger carrying boat. 

Sam, with Titus in the background. 
Securing the ropes. 
Bill and Ben.  
Rosie May For Sale. See next photograph. 

There were several narrowboats to be seen on this section of the Canal.