• Hadrian’s Wall Path – Bowness-on-Solway

    Hadrian’s Wall Path – Bowness-on-Solway

    The first week of October 2023, my husband walked the Hadrian’s Wall Path, a classic among the National Trails. Starting in Bowness-on-Solway, he walked the 84 miles, arriving in Wallsend six days later. I am also a keen hiker, but due to knee problems, I became the support act. When my husband walked, I wandered […]

  • Ben Nevis

    Ben Nevis

    Photographer and historical researcher Estelle Slegers Helsen has been wandering around Lochaber in the footsteps of the Scottish photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967). Since 2021, she has taken photographic remakes for roughly 75 years after Thomson initially captured the landscape and has talked to local people along her journey. This is article #23 In the […]

  • Corran Narrows

    Corran Narrows

    Photographer and historical researcher Estelle Slegers Helsen has been wandering around Lochaber in the footsteps of the Scottish photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967). Since 2021, she has taken photographic remakes for roughly 75 years after Thomson initially captured the landscape and has talked to local people along her journey. This is article #21 The Scottish […]

  • Glen Nevis

    Glen Nevis

    Photographer and historical researcher Estelle Slegers Helsen has been wandering around Lochaber in the footsteps of the Scottish photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967). Since 2021, she has taken photographic remakes for roughly 75 years after Thomson initially captured the landscape and has talked to local people along her journey. This is article #20 In Thomson’s […]

  • Polnish

    Polnish

    Since 2021, photographer and historical researcher Estelle Slegers Helsen wanders around Lochaber in the footsteps of the Scottish photographer W.S. Thomson MBE (1906-1967). She takes photographic remakes roughly 75 years after Thomson initially captured the landscape and talks to local people along her journey. This is article #18 ‘The road from Loch Ailort to Arisaig […]