Gobi Inspiration in Dales Exhibition

I first went to Mongolia in 2001 for the marriage of our eldest son. We stayed for over a month in the city, Ulaanbaatar and traveled into the countryside north and west. I took a couple of robust Pentax cameras and a lot of black & white film, documenting as much as I could. On … Read more Gobi Inspiration in Dales Exhibition

Anna Tosney, Printmaker, Exhibiting at Yorkshire Dales National Park, UK

Anna Tosney is a printmaker from Skipton in Northern England. Her latest collection is inspired by the landscape of the National Park near her home and struck such a chord with the people there that it is being exhibited in the offices of the National Park authority in Bainbridge. Featuring farmers, animals and the famous … Read more Anna Tosney, Printmaker, Exhibiting at Yorkshire Dales National Park, UK

Go Dales! Free App with Walking and Cycling Maps for Yorkshire Dales

A new app has been developed for iPhone by the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority in conjunction with Sport England to open up the famous rural beauty spot to the mobile generation: Malham and Hawes are the first locations to feature on the mobile application with more to follow. The app includes: 15+ walk and … Read more Go Dales! Free App with Walking and Cycling Maps for Yorkshire Dales

“The Dales” with Adrian Edmondson, Episode 4 on ITV, 18th April 2011

Comedian Adrian Edmondson tries his hand at sheep dog herding on the farm with Philip and Carol Mellin in this series focusing on the rural life of the Yorkshire Dales in England. The episode also introduces viewers to The Reverend Ann Chapman who oversees services at four churches in upper Wensleydale. The service at Stalling … Read more “The Dales” with Adrian Edmondson, Episode 4 on ITV, 18th April 2011

“The Dales” with Adrian Edmondson Episode 3, on ITV, 11th April 2011

Starting at the stepping stones at Bolton Abbey, Adrian Edmondson takes viewers on another tour of the breathtaking Yorkshire Dales in England. Overseeing the arrival of a steam train at Leyburn for the 1940’s weekend, there’s some concern over whether the train will be set up in time. At Ravenseat Farm in Swaledale, farmer Amanda … Read more “The Dales” with Adrian Edmondson Episode 3, on ITV, 11th April 2011

“The Dales” with Adrian Edmondson, Episode 2 on ITV, 4th April 2011

Adrian Edmondson present the second in a series of programmes looking at life in the Yorkshire Dales National Park in the UK. The show follows Alex Wilkes as she presents her small herd of dairy cows at the Great Yorkshire show. As Alex finishes up her presentation with the help of a “top-liner”, there’s a … Read more “The Dales” with Adrian Edmondson, Episode 2 on ITV, 4th April 2011

Television: “The Dales” Episode 1, 28th March 2011

In a 12 part series, Adrian Edmondson shows viewers around the sights and sounds of the Yorkshire Dales National Park in England. Hailed as an international tourist attraction, the Dales encompass moorland, uphill sheep farms and picturesque valleys which play host to a unique way of life. In episode one, Adrian meets the mother and … Read more Television: “The Dales” Episode 1, 28th March 2011

Fashion Flock Winters in the Scottish Borders

A flock of specially rescued Wensleydale sheep have been sent to spend the Winter in the Scottish borders after their owner Izzy Lane decided that West coast would provide a milder climate for the rare breed animals, compared to their usual haunt on the slopes of the North Yorkshire Dales. An organic farm will take … Read more Fashion Flock Winters in the Scottish Borders

Third ‘The Station Film Festival’ Week One Begins in Richmond, North Yorkshire, UK

Four or five years ago, if you had visited the old station in the market town of Richmond, North Yorkshire – which sits beside the River Swale at the edge of the Yorkshire Dales National Park in the heart of England – you would have found an impressive space, which then contained a mish-mash of … Read more Third ‘The Station Film Festival’ Week One Begins in Richmond, North Yorkshire, UK