Photos by Les Bell

- From Locations Including Northumberland, Tyneside and the Scottish Borders

2015 Photo Posts – Click on images to view in posts

Fishing boat returning along the River Coquet to Amble Harbour.

Northern Lights - Aurora Borealis - seen at Cresswell on the Northumberland Coast.

View across the lake at QEII Country Park, Ashington in Northumberland, to a train travelling between Museum Halt and Lakeside Halt.

View across the River Tweed to Berwick Pier from our caravan at Seaview Caravan Club site, Spittal on the North Northumberland Coast.

View of the Town Hall Clock at Berwick-upon-Tweed in Northumberland, taken from Berwick Old Bridge.

Fishing boat returning along the River Tweed to Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland.

Sign telling "Foot Passengers" to keep to the right on Berwick Old Bridge - one of a number of signs on each side of the bridge.

Fishing beside the lighthouse at the end of Berwick Pier on a dull afternoon in November.

Dark clouds over Spittal and Berwick Pier on the North Northumberland Coast.

View of Berwick Pier and Lighthouse from Spittal Beach on  the North Northumberland Coast.

Walking along the shore to the mouth of the River Tweed at Spittal in Northumberland on a dull afternoon.

Berwick Town Hall Clock - photo taken from Seaview Caravan Club site at Spittal using a telephoto lens.

View of one of the clock faces on St. Paul's Church, Spittal, Northumberland.

View of Spittal and Berwick Pier + Lighthouse at the mouth of the River Tweed on the North Northumberland Coast.

Autumn colours beside the River Wansbeck at the remains of Bothal Weir in Northumberland.

Autumn colours on the road from Pegswood to Bothal in Northumberland.

Autumn reflections in the River Wansbeck near the stepping stones at Morpeth in Northumberland.

Wylam Waggonway -  footpath along the route of the old railway between Newburn and Wylam North Station which closed to passengers in 1968.

Passenger train stopping at Wylam Station on the Tyne Valley Line between Newcastle and Carlisle.

Autumn beside the River Tyne at Newburn, Tyne & Wear.

Harvesting at Pegswood in Northumberland.

Yachts moored in the marina at Blyth South Harbour in Northumberland.

Train travelling through QEII Country Park from Lakeside Halt to Museum Halt at Woodhorn Colliery Museum.

View along Loch Ken from the shore near Loch Ken Holiday Park in Dumfries & Galloway.

Loch Ken Viaduct - Old railway bridge that carried the line from Dumfries to Stranraer in Scotland.

Sunshine and storm clouds over our caravan at New Galloway in Scotland.

Our caravan on a small site at New Galloway in Scotland.

View of Stroan Loch, Galloway Forest Park, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

View of Stroan Loch from Stroan Viaduct in Galloway Forest Park - the viaduct used to carry the railway from Dumfries to Glenluce and on to Stranraer.

Reflections in Clatteringshaws Loch - a reservoir on the River Dee in the beautiful Galloway Forest Park near New Galloway in Scotland.

Pleasure boats moored at Kirkcudbright Marina on the River Dee in Dumfries and Galloway.

Boats moored at Kirkcudbright Harbour at the mouth of the River Dee in Dumfries & Galloway.

Mineral railway between Ashington and New Moor which was closed a number of years ago and is now derelict and vandalised.

Anglers fishing from Blyth West Pier and in the background on the East Pier beside Blyth Lighthouse on a stormy evening.

Steam loco Tornado approaching Pegswood Station on the East Coast main Line in Northumberland.

Tall Ship Stavros S Niarchos moored at Port of Blyth, Northumberland.

Evening in the woods beside Englethwaite Hall Caravan Club site in the Eden Valley, Cumbria.

Old well preserved road signpost in the Eden Valley, Cumbria.

Evening at a small lake in the woods beside Englethwaite Hall Caravan Club Site in the Eden Valley, Cumbria.

View of Lake Windermere from the road between Ambleside and Troutbeck.

Geese beside the rowing boats on the shore of Derwent Water at Keswick in the Lake District.

Rhododendron Flower at Englethwaite Hall Caravan Club Site, Cumbria.

Rowing Boats for hire on the lake shore at Derwent Water, Keswick in the Lake District.

Crazy Golf at Hope Park, Keswick in the Lake District.

Cat sitting on our shed roof.

View of Hope Park at Keswick in the Lake District.

Pair of Mallard Ducks enjoying the sunshine beside the River Coquet at Warkworth in Northumberland.

View of Hope Park at Keswick in the Lake District during early summer.

View of Woodhorn Colliery pit head winding gear and engine rooms - preserved as part of Woodhorn Museum.

Mute Swan at QEII Country Park and Lake, Ashington, Northumberland.

Woodhorn Museum Narrow Gauge Railway Station.

Hope Park Keswick pitch & putt course and obstacle golf with Skiddaw in the background.

View of Hope Park at Keswick in the Lake District looking towards Skiddaw.

View of the River Greta at Fitz Park, Keswick in the Lake District.

Sunset near Bothal in Northumberland.

Cat sitting on our shed roof watching birds in the garden.

View of the River Greta and Riverside footpath at Fitz Park, Keswick in the LakeDistrict.

Friendly Blackbird in our garden with his beak full of sultanas.

Bowling Green at Fitz Park, Keswick in the Lake District.

Inquisitive cattle in the Eden Valley, Cumbria.

Fishing Boats at North Shields Fish Quay.

View of Skiddaw from Fitz Park, Keswick, taken beside Keswick Football Club.

Our Caravan at Englethwaite Hall Caravan Club Site in the Eden Valley, Cumbria where we enjoyed a great holiday.

Great Spotted Woodpecker eating nuts in our garden.

View of the derelict outdoor swimming pool at Tynemouth.

View of Bothal Castle near Morpeth and Ashington in Northumberland.

Yellow fields near Ashington, Northumberland.

Footpath through the Bluebells in Bothal Woods, Northumberland.

Wild Garlic flowering at Jubilee Well beside the remains of Lady Chapel on the banks of the River Wansbeck between Bothal and Morpeth in Northumberland.

Swans Feeding on the edge of the lake at Haydon Letch, Ashington, Northumberland.

Swan sitting on her nest.

Bluebell Wood, Morpeth, Northumberland.

I'm first! Crow and gull compete for a landing place on Buoys beside the River Tyne at North Shields - the gull won!

Bluebells flowering in Bothal Woods, Northumberland.

April evening at Sheepwash Bridge on the River Wansbeck in Northumberland.

Hermitage Inn and The Greenhouse at Warkworth, Northumberland on a fine day in April.

Photos by Les Bell © 2016