A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH

ALLAN POTTS witnesses a struggle for survival as winter strengthens its icy grip over the land.


INVASION OF THE AXE – WIELDING FARMERS

STEPHEN ROBERTS looks back at the Viking attack on Lindisfarne in 793, and suggests that the raiders at least possessed some redeeming features.


KIELDER REVEALS ITS HIDDEN DEPTHS

ANTHONY TOOLE is given a guided tour around those parts of the dam and reservoir that most visitors never see.