Category Archives: Local News

Local History . . .

Fascinating video culled from Facebook of trains operating in our part of the world between 1956 and 1958 . . . Cam Camwell Volume 3 1956 – 1958 Posted by David Richardson on Saturday, 14 June 2014

Election fatigue is setting in . . . ;-)

Being a marginal constituency we are being plagued by election material as was forecast in all the media (they got something right) and it is very evident that the Conservative party have bottomless pockets in this regard. Labour, the Lib Dems and the other possible parties just haven’t been seen or heard. The Conservative material… Read More »

Weather Warnings . . .

          We have had many weather warnings – as you do – in recent days, but have been fortunate here to escape the worst. The photos show the light snow fall we have had, but I have seen other photos and videos of how it is up in the Pennines where… Read More »

Retrospective . . .

Having been a bit preoccupied in recent months – trying to get in, and stay in, the correct lane of the A66 to and from Middlesbrough I haven’t had a lot of time for blogging.  However, catching up a bit, we had a sad event back in October which the following will go a long… Read More »

We Love Tesco . . .

Poor old Tesco is in the wars at the moment and, according to the Guardian, which never says anything nice about them, can do nothing right.  We however keep on shopping there and have no complaints.  I think it might be true that there are less customers about, but then I usually go there at… Read More »