Posts tagged with Lake District

Silence is golden?

Blea Tarn in March

If you are worried, don’t be, I’ve not disappeared. I’ve just not posted anything for a while, but I’m frustratingly the same John as ever. Though with a beard, that is different!

In the past I might have done quick posts on things such as the 2015 election which never happened here in Dulwich, apart from just 2 window posters, and our fraudulent system that allowed 1.5 million Scots to elect 56 MPs and 4 million UKIP voters to elect one (and I’m not pro-UKIP). Yes, I’m still angry at that, at least as much as one can be after being a supporter of PR since the days of the SDP, if you remember them.

Or I might have spent 5 minutes making a post about:

the wonderful remove cat before flight video
the lovely and clever puppies timelapse
CNN’s wonderfully-embarrassing 7 minute report about the “Isis flag” in London’s Gay Pride parade – which in fact used dildos instead of Arabic writing

Over the last few years I just don’t seem to post as often as before. Partly, I sense . . .

Lakeland Trial Lakeland Trial

Vintage car participating in The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s 2013 Lakeland Trial at Honister Slate Mine

Lakeland Trial Lakeland Trial

Vintage car participating in The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s 2013 Lakeland Trial at Honister Slate Mine

Lakeland Trial Lakeland Trial

Vintage car participating in The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s 2013 Lakeland Trial at Honister Slate Mine

Lakeland Trial Lakeland Trial

Vintage car participating in The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s 2013 Lakeland Trial at Honister Slate Mine

Lakeland Trial Lakeland Trial

Vintage car participating in The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s 2013 Lakeland Trial at Honister Slate Mine

Lakeland Trial Lakeland Trial

Vintage car participating in The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s 2013 Lakeland Trial at Honister Slate Mine

Lakeland Trial Lakeland Trial

Vintage car participating in The Vintage Sports-Car Club’s 2013 Lakeland Trial at Honister Slate Mine

Seatoller Seatoller

Houses at Seatoller, Borrowdale, with snow on fells

Rosthwaite Rosthwaite

Exposed tree roots on path along river in Rosthwaite, Borrowdale

Manesty Manesty

View to Castle Crag from Manesty woods

Manesty Manesty

View to Castle Crag from Manesty woods

Borrowdale Borrowdale

View from Birkett’s Leap, Watendlath fell, over Rosthwaite and Borrowdale

Langstrath Valley Langstrath Valley

Barn and dry stone walls in Langstrath Valley, Borrowdale, Cumbria

Hopper quarry Hopper quarry

Rusty hut in Hopper quarry, Honister Pass, Cumbria

Stonethwaite path Stonethwaite path

Stonethwaite path near Rosthwaite, Cumbria

Rosthwaite Rosthwaite

Bridge at Rosthwaite, Cumbria

Birkett's Leap Birkett’s Leap

Walkers at Birkett’s Leap on the Watendlathn to Rosthwaite path. One is shielding his eyes as he looks into the sun