Get looked after at the Crown and Anchor on Holy Island.

The bar at the Crown and Anchor on Holy Island was a very welcome sight after walking across the causeway on a misty and cold morning to Holy Island.  Located in the heart of the village and convenient for the castle and priory the Crown and Anchor offers a wide choice of gins, home cooked food and comfortable […]

Hulne Park, Alnwick – photoblog

If you enjoy walking you will enjoy a visit to Hulne Park in Alnwick.  Hulne Park belongs to the Duke of Northumberland and is free to visit. Open usually from 11am until sunset and located on the edge of  town. There are three trails and the longest is about seven miles and takes the walker through […]

Greycroft Bed and Breakfast in Alnwick

Audrey met us at the garden gate of the classy Greycroft B and B and what a great welcome both she and son Tom gave us. She sat us down in her comfortable sitting room and told us about the area, the fact that we needed to visit Barter Books and answered any question gin or walking based […]