Coast comes out on top

The coast is definitely popular at this time of year, particularly in the current heatwave!

Friday, 27th July 2018, 2:00 pm
Updated Sunday, 29th July 2018, 1:02 am
The iconic sight of the Pilgrim's Way to Holy Island by Terry Straughan. 178 Facebook likes

Your favourite photos posted on Facebook last week were of Holy Island, the Farnes, Bamburgh and Amble.

Every day at, we share your images of the county under the banner, View of Northumberland. Then each week in the Gazette, we feature the four which received the most likes the previous week.

Longstone lighthouse by Darren Chapman. 114 Facebook likes

Top of the pic parade was Terry Straughan’s pleasing shot of the iconic Pilgrim’s Way to Holy Island, which had 178 likes.

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In second was Longstone lighthouse, the home of Grace Darling and her family, pictured by Darren Chapman and liked 114 times.

Third went to a smashing picture of a yacht leaving Amble by Christine Teasdale, with 111 likes. In fourth was a view through the rosebay willowherb to Bamburgh Castle by Pamela Yates, which received 104 likes.

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Sailing out of Amble on a sunny Sunday by Christine Teasdale. 111 Facebook likes
A view through the rosebay willowherb to Bamburgh Castle by Pamela Yates. 104 Facebook likes