New Hall Mill – A Grand Day Out

August 31, 2015

On the advice of Brownhills Bob I took the tribe to see New Hall Mill this morning. What a fantastic piece of local industrial heritage! We saw the mill at work from grain to grind to flour, and eldest son won himself a pencil for spotting rats and solving the final anagram.

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Climb Every Mountain

June 6, 2013

It started out as such a simple idea. Let’s climb a mountain. And before I knew it, the plan was coming together. My eldest son and I are hoping to climb Scafell Pike in a couple of weeks, camping overnight up in the Lakes, and spending a whole day getting up and down the mountain.
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