Light-ning North Visit

It’s becoming something of a tradition to have a quick trip north just before Christmas and this year was no exception as Heather and I managed to squeeze a couple of days in Newcastle into a crowded December.

It doesn’t matter who I’m travelling with, or not. Nor who is here or not. When I look out the train window and see lobba hill over the Team Valley on one side and Bensham on the other, I will always smile. 

A Winning Dash North

I headed north at the weekend, leaving Heather to entertain herself. I was up in Newcastle to see my Dad (unseen since Christmas so we had to exchange christmas (and birthday!) presents). Before that I took in Newcastle play West Brom which we actually managed to win. A good little Continue reading

North To Newcastle

Shortly before christmas Heather and I took a trip up north to my home town. For various reasons it actually turned into quite a long stay of an entire week, with music, museums and a park at night.