Scarecrows in Rookhope

Scarecrows in Rookhope

If you go down to Rookhope today you’re sure of a big surprise If you go down to Rookhope today you’d better go in disguise For every scarecrow that ever there was will gather there for a certain because Today’s the day the scarecrows have their...
Some Farmers Do av 'em

Some Farmers Do av 'em

You will find some pretty exotic creatures in Weardale – and I don’t just mean the locals! If one day, you find yourself amoungst Alpacas don’t worry, it’s quite normal… Click on any picture to get the slideshow   Yes, Alpacas in...
Spring Lambs

Spring Lambs

Spring would not be Spring – in Weardale – without the visit of Spring Lambs… They bounce, they jump, they fit through the fence, dodge cars and cause havoc, but we love them… (with mint sauce!) – only joking. Apologies to our vegetarian...
Morris Dancing In Rookhope

Morris Dancing In Rookhope

Despite the greyness of the sky, there was plenty of colour and joy outside the Rookhope Inn. Several teams of morris dancers were entertaining the villagers on the 28th February 2015. Click on any image to start the slideshow. The Hexhamshire Lassies   The Hexham...