Chasing Spectres

Chasing Spectres

Chasing Spectres %22Coniston Old Man and Wetherlam rise like whales from the ocean. I imagine I am standing on a beach, watching, transfixed, dreaming.%22     Words and Pictures by ERIC WHITEHEAD Published in The Great Outdoors, January, 2016 ; Mountain...
Hat Trick on Gowbarrow

Hat Trick on Gowbarrow

Hat Trick on Gowbarrow Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut molestie, felis eu placerat posuere, Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Nullam mauris justo, rutrum eget lorem sed, bibendum aliquet neque. Sed lobortis lorem...
Scout Scar Surprise

Scout Scar Surprise

Scout Scar Surprise An early morning walk onto Scout Scar to photograph the winter sunrise over the Lake District turned out to be something I hadn’t expected. It seemed a little incongruous, ethereal even, to be walking out of Kendal early in the morning, my...
A Pint for the Fells

A Pint for the Fells

A Pint for the Fells A Pint for the Fells   “Fancy a pint?” The landlord, without waiting for an answer fills the glass. It helps you know – someone shouts, above the cackle of wet and weary walkers that now fill the pub – to repair the paths on the...
Eclipsed over Langdale

Eclipsed over Langdale

Eclipsed over Langdale On the 21st December 2010 a lunar eclipse occurred over the Langdale Pikes, culminating a year's photography project of the Lake District's Langdale Pikes   Words and Pictures by ERIC WHITEHEAD Published in Cumbria Magazine, December, 2013...
Cossack, Snooker and Bridge

Cossack, Snooker and Bridge

“I say,” came the unexpected remark as we sat around the poolside in Malta.
“I say, you there. Seen any Ruskies around here, have you?”
Granted, it was not the kind of question you would expect in the middle of the day, relaxing after lunch. Lifting the hat of my...