Castle view on Holy Island is tops

The coastal domination of your favourite reader photos posted on our Facebook page continues.

Friday, 15th February 2019, 14:41 pm
Updated Friday, 15th February 2019, 14:42 pm
Mighty Lindisfarne Castle, captured in all its glory by Darren Chapman. 269 Facebook likes

Darren Chapman’s view of Lindisfarne Castle on Holy Island was the top reader image of last week, with 269 likes.

Every day at, 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.

There are worse places to spend your birthday than Cresswell beach, says Phil Soden. 189 Facebook likes

Phil Soden’s atmospheric picture of Cresswell beach was second (189 likes); third was Hugh Campbell’s shot of the colourful houses at Alnmouth (167 likes); while fourth was another Darren Chapman picture, this one of faces he could see in the waves at Bamburgh (161 likes).

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Water colours at Alnmouth by Hugh Campbell. 167 Facebook likes
Darren Chapman calls this lovely shot faces in the sea at Bamburgh. Can you spot any? 161 Facebook likes