NYD Webteam: May 2018
The Bank Holiday weekends in May present another opportunity to see the photographic work of Rev Stephen Collinson at Keld Resource Centre. If you want to re-visit or missed it first time around then you can see it from 11- 5pm Sat 5th and Mon 7th May and again Sat 26 and Sun 27th May 12.30 — 5pm and Mon 28th May 11 — 5pm.
Stephen says "A photographer since childhood, I also much appreciated the Yorkshire Dales since Youth Hostelling there as a teenager. A Minister for over 37 years, I have been ministering for the last four and a half years in the Tees and Swale Pastorate which includes Low Row and Keld United Reformed Churches in Swaledale. In 2015 I gained the Licentiate distinction of the Royal Photographic Society, and continue to develop my approach to landscape and visual art photography. Although this exhibition is a glimpse of Upper Swaledale largely in the landscape genre, I am increasingly combining spirituality and photography. An appreciation of the natural world and reflection upon it, however, can always have a spiritual dimension."
Why not combine this with a wander around the waterfall walk or a cycle on the recently opened 'Swaledale Trail?
Editorial note: We have acquired our accompanying snapshot from another local photographer whilst we await the 'official' publicity.
You may also be interested in
The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity starts on 18 January every year. The theme for 2021 is 'Abide in my love and you shall bear much fruit' and has been prepared by the Monastic Community of Grandchamp in Switzerland. The theme is based on John 15:1-17 and expresses Grandchamp Community's vocation to prayer, reconciliation and unity in the Church and the human family.This week we...
These are challenging times and sometimes we need a bit of support along the way. Here are some local contacts who are offering help in some form or other. Don't be alone.North Yorkshire County Council have established four local community support hubs to help provide advice, deliver groceries and prescriptions. These hubs are hosted by:Hudson House in Reeth (tel: 01748 880021)Leyburn arts...
During our first lockdown we had pictures in the papers, on TV and social media of our local towns and cities deserted, streets empty of litter, the air became clearer with lack of car and air pollution, people could hear the bird song, stories of people hearing the dawn chorus for the first time in inner cities, the ability to see miles. Creation reclaimed some of its natural order and we were...
To be arranged