Woodhorn Colliery Museum, Ashington, Northumberland.
Swans at QEII Country Park, Ashington, Northumberland These photos are from QEII Country Park at Ashington in Northumberland. The swans and geese are fed regularly by locals and they gather on the lakeside waiting for people to arrive with bread. On this occasion the swans saw us getting out of our car and some marched […]
Woodhorn Museum, Ashington While walking around the country park at Ashington we visited Woodhorn Museum. Below are two photos taken outside the museum in the grounds. Winding Wheel outside Woodhorn Museum Pithead Winding Gear at Woodhorn Museum
Queen Elizabeth Country II Park, Ashington We visited the Queen Elizabeth Country II Park at Ashington today for a walk around the lake after the previous nights snowfall. It was overcast with more snow showers, but the sun shone for brief spells and there were quite a few people enjoying walks in the snow. Below […]
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 […]
Queen Elizabeth II Country Park Ashington On one of our December visits to the Queen Elizabeth II Country Park at Woodhorn, Ashington in Northumberland the lake was partly frozen around the shore. As we were walking around the the lake we stopped to take the photo below, which is a view across the lake to […]
Queen Elizabeth II Country Park – Ashington In December we made a number of visits to the country park and lake at Woodhorn on the outskirts of Ashington in Northumberland. One of those visits was made the day after a snowfall, when the lake was still part frozen, even though most of the snow had […]