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About me.

I am a behavioural ecologist PhD student currently studying a population of dippers. This entails around 6 months of fieldwork a year in the beautiful Cumbrian countryside a couple of months of lab work and some time staring blankly into a computer screen trying to make sense of song I have collected throughout my field season. 422 more words

Bird

a gorgeous piece of fiction...The Hollow Land

The Hollow Land by Jane Gardam
originally published in the UK, 1981;
published in the U.S. in 2014 by Europa Editions

I’ve just read such a gorgeous work of fiction. 627 more words

Fiction

Lost On Scafell Pike: Britain's Sense Of Humour?

BRITAIN seemed to lose its sense of humour this week somewhere on the mist-covered summit of Scafell Pike, and it was ugly to watch.  Because… 1,173 more words

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The Aftenposten PDF!

And here’s the PDF of the actual feature that was printed in Aftenposten today. Thanks to Helle Skjervold for coming up to the Lakes for a day on Helvellyn with me!

Graham Uney

Walking

Keener Classics on Hadrian's Wall: June 2015

This June I am going to visit Hadrian’s Wall. I will be tweeting my way along the Wall. The plan is to walk all the way along the wall, from SEGEDUNUM (Wallsend) to MAIA (Bowness-on-Solway). 295 more words

A working holiday - property photography in the Lake District

This last month or so has been rather hectic to say the least – work has picked up with a sudden flourish and I’ve had plenty of retouching to keep me busy when I’m not out shooting. 69 more words

Cumbria

The Lake District - Aira Force Waterfall

This is Aira Force in Cumbria, the English Lake District. The waterfall drops an impressive 65 feet, and is easily reached by a short stroll through ancient woodland and enchanting glades. 76 more words

Walking