Monthly Archives: July 2010

Pendle Hill

The area around Pendle is well known for its link with Witchcraft and the trials of the Pendle Witches in 1612 are among the most famous witch trials in English history. The 12 accused lived close to Pendle Hill and … Continue reading

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Sunday 4th July. “ It would not be safe to set sail in these conditions “ These were the words spoken by the skipper of the ferry as we waited on board for the 10.30 am departure from Glenridding to … Continue reading

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