Three years ago collecting Snowdogs around Newcastle. We’d missed them ever since, so were delighted to learn that this year something a little heavier was arriving in toon, with a collection of Elmers. We had to go and see!
A very brief trip home to Newcastle. Short but we did seem to pack plenty of fun in. Continue reading
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.
A journey north with friends to see an exhibition that seemed only half there. Much tourism of city and coast was had anyway Continue reading
A trip to Newcastle and Gateshead to see a bear in some windows, some magical park lights, and some surrealist pictures Continue reading
I’m really catching up with things here but back at the end of Heather and I went for a little trip up and across the country. Things didn’t exactly go to plan, but we did visit Chester, see Whitby and end up in Newcastle Continue reading
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 saw Heather and I yawning as we rose early to get to Kings Cross Station, all to catch a train north to Newcastle.
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 …