Northumberland

Bastle Hunting at Allenheads

Saturday 05/09/20 Historically, the counties and shires along the border of England and Scotland have seen their fair share of conflict. Never more so than during the medieval period when for several centuries, national armies and predatory familial bands known as Reivers would decimate those individuals or communities unfortunate enough to fall within their area …

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Otterburn Ranges & Upper Coquetdale (Tandem)

[osmap gpx=”http://durhamcow.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Otterburn-Ranges_Upper_Coquetdale.gpx”] [download id=”9763″] A week ago last Sunday, we decided to squeeze in another attempt at cycling around the Otterburn military training area in the heart of the Northumberland National Park, before our upcoming holiday to France began to encroach. We’d tried the weekend before that, but only got as far as the village …

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