Well hello there from Lancaster bus station. No trains, or at least very few so it’s Plan B time. Up here by car, bus onwards up into the Lakes. I’ve a couple of destinations in mind, I’ll see what the weather decides to do and make it up as I go along. So that’s the state of play at the moment. Other updates to follow.
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And hello from Penrith. The train arrived a little late, a shortage of train crew according to the announcements. Anyway I’m here. Roast turkey and stuffing roll, chocolate flapjack. Ohh and a Scotch pie in case of emergencies. Some Links. https://www.discoverpenrith.co.uk/visit-penrith/places-to-visit/ https://www.visitcumbria.com https://www.alamy.com/portfolio/imagesbylachlan https://www.shutterstock.com/g/Lachlan1 https://www.amazon.co.uk/s?k=lachlan+main&crid=2YYEKAK5CG3W7&sprefix=%2Caps%2C229&ref=nb_sb_ss_recent_1_0_recent https://fineartamerica.com/profiles/lachlan-main/shop/canvas+prints
Okay so I ate the croissant. Today’s expedition is to the Lake District, not got off to the most organized of starts, auto ticket machines are not the most straightforward things to use. Anyway sat sitting waiting for the next train north so that’s and excuse ( like I ever see need one ) for a coffee and a croissant. Some Links. https://fineartamerica.com/profiles/lachlan-main/shop/canvas+prints https://www.alamy.com/portfolio/imagesbylachlan https://www.shutterstock.com/g/Lachlan1
Today I will be mostly travelling through Cumbria. At the moment I’m on the glorious section that runs along the coast through Grange over Sands ( like it says above ) to Barrow. The stretch after that will be up the coast to Workington and then across by bus to Penrith and back down to Lancaster. All of this is on the Northern Rail Lakes DayRanger, recommended if you want […]
Another day out on the other side of the Pennines starts with an arrival at Sheffield’s station down below the city centre. It was a match day so the normally light and airy space was a bit livelier than usual. https://www.welcometosheffield.co.uk/ https://www.planetware.com/tourist-attractions-/sheffield-eng-sy-sh.htm https://www.alamy.com/portfolio/imagesbylachlan https://lachlan-main.pixels.com/shop/coffee+mugs https://www.amazon.co.uk/-/e/B00TKGBNYM https://www.shutterstock.com/g/Lachlan1/sets/273843253
Okay, I’ve made it to Sheffield. The city is a favorite of mine so plans have been pencilled in for a visit, the Botanic Gardens, Kelhem Island etc. Today however I am destined elsewhere. https://www.welcometosheffield.co.uk/visit/ https://www.planetware.com/tourist-attractions-/sheffield-eng-sy-sh.htm https://www.alamy.com/portfolio/imagesbylachlan https://lachlan-main.pixels.com/shop/tshirts https://www.shutterstock.com/g/Lachlan1/sets/260639077