Easter in The Dales

Easter Saturday is a big day in the Hebden Calendar…the day of the annual Hebden duck race! The residents of our little Dales village congregate by Hebden Ghyll at 2pm for the big race! In the weeks running up to the race we can buy duck numbers at Β£1 each…each duck has a number. Β There…

A New Competition is Launched!

On Monday we launched a brand new competition on our facebook page. I’d been trying to decide for a week or two what the theme would be this time, and in the end I decided on ‘Dudes in Disguise’. I think this is going to be great fun! Β We have categories for dogs with bandanas…

St. Patricks Day

It was a cold start to the day, but the sun made an appearance for a while, and Skye Blue enjoyed his morning walk up the Ghyll. The new lambs were enjoying the little bit of warmth, and Skye Blue, as usual, was very keen to have a look at them! The first primroses are…

Where is Spring?!

It’s been a very dull and Murky day here in The Dales. Skye Blue and I went out for our usual early morning walk, and we could barely see the hills for the grey mist. We could hear the call of the curlew though…these fab birds are at last arriving back in the dale, and…