Photos by Les Bell

- From Locations Including Northumberland, Tyneside and the Scottish Borders

2017 Photo Posts – Click on images to view in posts

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

Lochinch Castle, Castle Kennedy Gardens near Stranraer in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

Black Loch seen from Castle Kennedy Gardens near Stranraer, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

Water Lilies at Castle Kennedy Gardens near Stranraer in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

View along the trackbed of the old railway towards Big Water of Fleet Viaduct at Dromore near Gatehouse of Fleet

View along the Big Water of Fleet Viaduct at Dromore near Gatehouse of Fleet in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

Big Water of Fleet Viaduct at Dromore near Gatehouse of Fleet in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland. This viaduct carried trains

View along the River Ayr to the harbour - in the distance is the Isle of Arran.

Taking photos on the beach at Ayr in Scotland - with a gull posing on the sea wall.

Gardens and war memorial at Wellington Square in Ayr, Scotland.

View across Ardwell Bay, Dumfries & Galloway, South West Scotland.

The Irish Sea on a stormy day at Ardwell Bay, Dumfries & Galloway, South West Scotland.

Lighthouse at the Mull of Galloway - most southerly point in Scotland.

Beach at New England Bay - Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

New England Bay - Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland

Our car and caravan on a small site near Annan in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland.

Hedgehog having his evening meal in our garden.

Mouth of the River Aln at Alnmouth on the Northumberland Coast.

Boats returning along the River Coquet to Amble Harbour past fishing boats moored at Amble quayside on the Northumberland Coast.

Yacht returning to Amble past the end of the North Breakwater and the navigation light.

Tynemouth Priory and Castle at the mouth of the River Tyne.

Fishing boat returning to Amble Harbour on the Northumberland Coast.

Swan inspecting her eggs in her nest beside the bridge across the River Wansbeck at Sheepwash in Northumberland.

Bluebells in evening sunlight at Bothal Woods in Northumberland.

Flower beds in Carlisle Park, Morpeth, Northumberland.

Footpath through Bluebell Wood at Morpeth in Northumberland.

Roadside daffodils between Bothal and Pegswood in Northumberland.

Daffodils flowering above the shore of the River Aln at Alnmouth on the Northumberland Coast.

Daffodils blooming in spring at Warkworth in Northumberland.

Brocks Burn in Bothal Woods, which flows into the River Wansbeck at Bothal in Northumberland.

Amble Pier and Lighthouse at low tide on the Northumberland Coast.

Walkers on a windy winter day at Blyth South Beach on the Northumberland Coast.

Swans chasing each other at Bolam Lake in Northumberland.

Footpath around Bolam Lake in Northumberland.

Lone tree on a hillside in the Lake District.

Traffic at a standstill after snow on the steep hill from the bridge at Bothal Mill in Northumberland on a

January in Bothal Woods, Northumberland where the ground is still carpeted in golden leaves.

Reflections in the lake at Pegswood Country Park beside the new Morpeth Bypass in Northumberland.

Photos by Les Bell © 2016