A fitting winner for the last Northumberland view of the year

FIRST: A festive Alnwick Market Place by David Daley. 171 likes
FIRST: A festive Alnwick Market Place by David Daley. 171 likes

In Christmas week, it’s fitting that our pic parade has a festive winner.

David Daley’s photo of Alnwick Market Place decked out in all its seasonal finery is top of the shots with our Facebook friends, with 171 likes.

SECOND: Birds on the Amble estuary, with Warkworth Castle in the background, by Jean Sawyer. 131 likes

SECOND: Birds on the Amble estuary, with Warkworth Castle in the background, by Jean Sawyer. 131 likes

Every day at facebook.com/nlandgazette, we share your images of the county under the title, View of Northumberland. Then each week in the Gazette, we feature the four which received the most likes.

In second place is a Jean Sawyer picture of birds drying off their plumage in the Amble estuary, with Warkworth Castle in the background. It was liked 131 times.

There’s a spot of déjà vu in third place.

Tony Robson, who featured in last week’s round-up, is in our top four again with another view of the refuge box on the Pilgrim’s Way to Holy Island, which attraceted 124 likes. One Facebook follower described it as like a still from Star Wars.

THIRD: Another beautiful shot of the refuge box on the Pilgrim's Way to Holy Island by Tony Robson. 124 likes

THIRD: Another beautiful shot of the refuge box on the Pilgrim's Way to Holy Island by Tony Robson. 124 likes

Fourth spot goes to young wildlife photographer Jack King for a lovely picture of a deer.

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FOURTH: Lovely picture of a deer by young wildlife photographer Jack King. 82 likes

FOURTH: Lovely picture of a deer by young wildlife photographer Jack King. 82 likes