Trail Officers Blog

Trail Officer's Blog

I know that the River Irthing footbridge, sandwiched between Willowford farm and Birdoswald Roman Fort, is both a landmark and a talking point...
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The Trail took a new direction when one of our old signpost fingers was eagerly snapped up by one of our Swiss walkers.  I...
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During my twenty years on Hadrian's Wall I have maintained an ever watchful eye on how other heritage access sites are managed and...
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The great thing about grass is that it wants to grow.  It keeps coming back and is one of the most sustainable of surfaces; it is pleasing...
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I have been busy these past few weeks talking to businesses, exploring ways that they might be able to help support the Trail.  The driver...
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When we decided to sell our old signpost 'fingers' to raise some much needed funds to help pay for their replacement we had no idea that...
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Trail Ranger Andy is seen here admiring his handiwork at High Crosby on the Trail.  A wicket gate replaced the old kissing gate the...
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A very handsome black-and-white metal signpost has just been installed at the bus turning circle in Bowness, about a quarter of a mile west of...
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