Accommodation Search for Northumberland and Scottish Borders
banner ad
Ford and Etal

Tag: Lindisfarne Castle

Images of Northumberland and NewcastleGateshead, by photographer Graeme Campbell

Images of Northumberland and NewcastleGateshead, by photographer Graeme Campbell

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  September 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Graeme Campbell is a gifted Northumberland-based photographer, whose distinctive images capture both the feel and light of this beautiful part of the world. He was number two in the 2012 National Parks Winning Landscape competition, chosen by writer and adventurer Ben Fogle.

Continue Reading

Lindisfarne Castle is fitted with solar panels

Lindisfarne Castle is fitted with solar panels

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  March 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Lindisfarne Castle in Northumberlandcared for by the National Trust is set to go green thanks to solar power. Solar panels are installed on the castle root.

Continue Reading

North East England – Indoor activities for wintry days

North East England – Indoor activities for wintry days

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  December 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Here are some of thisisnorthumberland.com’s top indoor attractions that you can choose to enjoy on winter days or when the weather is bad. These places are all open during the winter season. Some do have limited opening hours.

Continue Reading

Owl surprises tourist at Lindisfarne Castle

Owl surprises tourist at Lindisfarne Castle

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  October 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

A trip to Lindisfarne Castle was extra special for one family when they encountered a wise old owl peeking through one of the windows. A mother and children had quite a surprise on a trip to Lindisfarne Castle recently. Staff asked them to keep their eyes open for an owl on the National Trust’s Hallowe’en trail. But they were shocked to have an encounter with a real owl sitting on a window ledge and peaking through a window!

Continue Reading