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Les + Jan Bell - Photographers Diary - February 2016
24 February 2016 - Pegswood Country Park, Northumberland.

Today we walked through Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth in Northumberland.

The first two photos below are views of the footpath through the country park on the east side of the Morpeth to Longhirst road, followed by three views of the lake on the west side of the road.

Cloudy afternoon at Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth.

Cloudy afternoon at Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth.

Cloudy afternoon at Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth.

Cloudy afternoon at Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth.

Sunny intervals over the lake at Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth.

Sunny intervals over the lake at Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth
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New picnic benches beside the lake at Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth.

New picnic benches beside the lake at Pegswood Country Park near Morpeth,

One of the many saplings planted around the lake.

One of the many saplings planted around the lake.

22 February 2016 - River Wansbeck, Morpeth, Northumberland.

Today we visited Morpeth and walked along the River Wansbeck through Carlisle Park.

The first photo below is a view of the River Wansbeck at the footbridge and Chantry followed by three views of Elliott Bridge.

The last photo is a view of the River Wansbeck beside St. Roberts RC Church seen from Oldgate Bridge.

River Wansbeck at Morpeth footbridge and Chantry.

River Wansbeck at Morpeth footbridge and Chantry.

River Wansbeck at Elliott Bridge.

River Wansbeck at Elliott Bridge.

River Wansbeck at Elliott Bridge.

River Wansbeck at Elliott Bridge.

Snowdrops beside the River Wansbeck.

Snowdrops beside the River Wansbeck.

River Wansbeck beside St. Roberts RC Church.

River Wansbeck beside St. Roberts RC Church.

18 February 2016 - QEII Park, Ashington, Northumberland.

This morning we visited QEII Park at Ashington for a walk around the lake to Woodhorn Colliery Museum.

The first two photos below are views from the footpath on the west side of the lake, followed by a view of some early blossom on tress beside the footpath.

The fourth photo is a view Woodhorn Colliery Museum and the last photo is a view of Museum Halt Station on the narrow gauge railway that runs beside the lake.

View of the lake at QEII Park, Ashington, Northumberland.

View of the lake at QEII Park, Ashington, Northumberland.

View of the lake at QEII Park, Ashington, Northumberland.

View of the lake at QEII Park, Ashington, Northumberland.

Early blossom beside the lake.

Early blossom beside the lake.

Woodhorn Colliery Museum.

Woodhorn Colliery Museum.

Museum Halt - Woodhorn Colliery Museum.

Museum Halt - Woodhorn Colliery Museum.

15 February 2016 - Morpeth, Northumberland.

This morning we visited Morpeth for a walk along the River Wansbeck through Carlisle Park.

The first photo below is a view of the River Wansbeck looking towards St. Georges Church followed by a view of the footbridge and the Chantry.

The third and fourth photos are views of the Chantry, Telford Bridge and St. Georges Church.

River Wansbeck looking towards St. Georges Church.

River Wansbeck looking towards St. Georges Church.

View of the footbridge and the Chantry.

View of the footbridge and the Chantry.

View of the Chantry, Telford Bridge and St. Georges Church.

View of the Chantry, Telford Bridge and St. Georges Church.

View of Telford Bridge and St. Georges Church.

View of Telford Bridge and St. Georges Church.

Plaque on the footbridge - built in 1869.

Plaque on the footbridge - erected in 1869.

11 February 2016 - Ashington Community Woods, Northumberland.

This morning we visited Ashington for a walk through the Community Woods on the north side of the town.

The first two photos below are views of a pond in the woods and the board walk that leads to it. The next photo is a view from one of the footpaths of nearby wind turbines and chimneys at the former Alcan smelter.

The last two photos are views of swans on the lake at Haydon Letch in the Woods.

Pond at Ashington Community Woods.

Pond at Ashington Community Woods.

Board walk at Ashington Community Woods.

Board walk at Ashington Community Woods.

Wind turbines and pylons.

Wind turbines and pylons.

Swans at Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Swans at Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Swans at Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Swans at Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

10 February 2016 - Cresswell, Northumberland Coast.

This morning we visited Cresswell for a walk from the village through the dunes and along the beach at Druridge Bay.

The first photo below is a view of Cresswell Beach seen from the roadside car park south of the village. The second photo is a view of Druridge Bay Beach seen from the dunes we walked through just north of Cresswell Village.

The third photo is a view of some of the many remaining WW2 anti-tank blocks on Druridge Bay Beach followed by two views of walkers on the beach.

Cresswell Beach.

Cresswell Beach.

Druridge Bay Beach seen from the dunes.

Druridge Bay Beach seen from the dunes.

WW2 anti-tank blocks on Druridge Bay Beach.

WW2 anti-tank blocks on Druridge Bay Beach.

Lone walker on Druridge Bay Beach.

Lone walker on Druridge Bay Beach.

Pool behind the beach at Druridge Bay.

Pool behind the beach at Druridge Bay.

03 February 2016 - Ashington, Northumberland.

This morning we visited Ashington for a walk through the woods on the north side of the town.

The first photo below is a view of the Lake at Haydon Letch followed by two views from one of the footpaths alongside Haydon Letch and a view of the footbridge downstream from the lake.

The last photo is a view along the Disused railway between Ashington and Linton.

Lake at Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Lake at Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Footpath beside Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Footpath beside Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Footbridge across Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Footbridge across Haydon Letch - Ashington Community Woods.

Disused railway between Ashington and Linton.

Disused railway between Ashington and Linton.

02 February 2016 - Mitford, Northumberland.

This morning we visited Mitford to take some photos of the castle and St. Mary Magdalene Church.

The first two photos are views of the ruins of Mitford Castle followed by two views beside the entrance to St. Mary Magdalene Church. The last photo is a view of snowdrops flowering in the churchyard.

Mitford Castle.

Mitford Castle.

Mitford Castle.

Mitford Castle.

Roadside view beside St. Mary Magdalene Church, Mitford.

Roadside view beside St. Mary Magdalene Church, Mitford.

Entrance to St. Mary Magdalene Church, Mitford.

Entrance to St. Mary Magdalene Church, Mitford.

Snowdrops at St. Mary Magdalene Church, Mitford.

Snowdrops at St. Mary Magdalene Church, Mitford.


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