One of our turrets is missing!

As we made¬†our way to Clitheroe over the unspoilt moors that make up the Forest Of Bowland , below us lay the small town of Sabden. Probably better known for its association with Pendle Hill and the witches of the 17th century, who had their lives curtailed at the end of a rope on the…

Ashurst’s Beacon

Standing on Ashurst Hill in Dalton and overlooking Skelmersdale (land of roundabouts) is a sandstone structure known as Ashurst’s Beacon. The walk up to the beacon is a gentle amble along a footpath from the road. This leads through a small wooded area spattered with bright yellow gorse and low growing trees. Once almost through…