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The Hill Farmer in the Yorkshire Dales

A quick plug for my dads video production company, after 6 long years this video, The Hill Farmer in the Yorkshire Dales has finally been completed. It follows the farming year of the Fothergill Family in Widdale, through the major events of their hill farm.  Includes lambing, shearing, haymaking, sheep sales etc. A trailer for the production can be seen on youtube (see below) and if you wish to purchase pop over to the website at amfilms. Available Continue reading

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Flooding around Hawes

Just some images of the recent flooding in Upper Wensleydale, around Hawes.

You can see how Semerwater has spread doubled in area and also how great the waterfalls in Hawes look night and day.

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Olympic Football

Had a trip up to Newcstle on the Train to St James`s Park to watch some Olympic Football yesterday.

Took in 2 matches Mexico v Korean Republic and Gabon v Switzerland

The matches ended in a couple of draws 0-0 and 1-1 in the teaming rain of Newcastle. Still we had a top day, plenty of noise from the Mexicans and Koreans, even though they didn`t all get in. The Gabon Switzerland games ended with the crowd doing Congas thorugh the stands Brilliant!!

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GPS phone App endomondo (not a review)

Having recently changed my phone from an iPhone to an Android phone I have been trying out various free apps to map my bike rides and walks. I had been using the excellent MotionX iPhone app.

I`ve tried a few MapMyRide etc but have found the best for me to be endomondo sports tracker. It seem to let me easily change between different bike type, walking etc. and automatically uploads to the endomondo site all my routes and shows Continue reading

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