Photos by Les + Jan Bell

Photos From Northumberland, Tyneside and The Scottish Borders

Tag: January

River Tyne – Newcastle

River Tyne at Night

These photos show the River Tyne, Bridges and the Quayside at night. They were taken from Newcastle and Gateshead sides of the river. Photos taken with a Samsung compact system camera. These photos and many more have been added to our Tyne Photos Website: Tyne Bridge at Night Millennium Bridge at Night Quayside at Night

Snow at Bothal Weir

River Wansbeck at Bothal Weir After more overnight snow we walked to the River Wansbeck at Bothal Weir. The temperature was still below freezing in the valley and there were large icicles hanging from the rock-face on the south side of the weir. Below are two photos of the weir taken from the riverside path. […]

QE2 Country Park Walk Ashington

Walk Around QEII Park, Ashington, Northumberland We visited the Queen Elizabeth II Country Park again today after more snow had fallen overnight. This time it was a beautiful sunny day and perfect for a walk around the lake in the crisp snow. Swans Landing at QEII Park, Ashington   Swans and Geese in the snow […]

Walk to Bothal in The Snow

A Winter Walk From Pegswood to Bothal After another overnight snowfall the sun shone and we went for a walk to Bothal. On the road from Pegswood there are a few good spots for photos looking across the fields. The views change often throughout the year with the seasons and crops. The two photos below […]

Red Squirrels at Woodhorn

Red Squirrels at Woodhorn We visited the Queen Elizabeth II Country Park again today to see if we could get some photos of the red squirrels that live in the woods beside Woodhorn Museum. The squirrels are well-known to the many walkers who visit the park. Below is a photo of one of the squirrels […]

Bothal New Year Walk

New Year’s Day Walk to Bothal in Northumberland We walked to Bothal on New Year’s Day in the afternoon, having previously planned to visit the coast. Below is a view of Bothal Castle seen across the fields from the junction of the road to Guide Post. Bothal Castle

Photos by Les + Jan Bell © 2016