We were going into Ambleside but when Trish saw the price of car parking we agreed that it wasn't worth it and headed to Fell Foot Park
We thought we heard a Grasshopper Warbler... sounded like it.... but.... was only brief....
Here you can see what the floods did to the shop!
Alas NO SCONES!!! So I made do with a Cheese & Pickle sandwich before heading to Brantwood on the shores of Coniston
Brantwood was the home of the art critic John Ruskin
We'd seen this as we drove out of Hawkshead and so stopped. It is the old court house!