Daily Archives: Tuesday, 11th Oct 2016

Weight and Stuff Report – 11 October 2016

Up a wee bit today…

This is a chimney I spotted in Carlisle – I thought it made an interesting silhouette.

The Dark Tower

The Dark Tower

Camera: X-T2
Aperture: ƒ/22
Shutter speed: 1/400s
Focal length: 55mm
ISO: 200
Taken: 2 October, 2016
Location: 54° 53.7302′ 0″ N 2° 56.5559′ 0″ W

Great Exhibition of the North: Newcastle and Gateshead to host £5m event – BBC News

Well, I wasn’t actually expecting that to happen. Good news for the area – some interesting stuff to see and do, and a boost for the economy.

(Not that I’m still muttering about us being passed over for City of Culture mumble years ago)

Newcastle and Gateshead are selected to host a major exhibition showcasing art, design and innovation from the north of England.

Source: Great Exhibition of the North: Newcastle and Gateshead to host £5m event – BBC News