Three things the snow has taught me

After this week’s unexpectedly bad snow fall, I’ve been taught a number of things. 1) You can never rely on a medium range weather forecast, let alone a long range forecast. I sort of knew this before, but I’m certain of it now. I’d booked a room in the Lake District on Friday night toContinue reading “Three things the snow has taught me”

National Parks and Public Transport

Back in the day, when Sheffield Wednesday were in the Premier League and everyone in the countryside wore red laces on their boots, I regularly used public transport to get to the Lake District. A student at Lancaster University, I would get the 555 service most weekends and be filled with the excitement of reachingContinue reading “National Parks and Public Transport”