Richard CarterI’m a writer and photographer based in Hebden Bridge in the West Yorkshire Pennines. More…

On the Moor

On the MoorMy book On the Moor: Science, History and Nature on a Country Walk shows how a routine walk in the countryside is enhanced by an appreciation of science, history, and natural history.

I think you’ll like it.


You can read a selection of my writing in the Articles section. My online Notebook contains more informal, short-form pieces. I also post occasional Reviews.


There’s a large selection of my photos on my Flickr page. You can also follow me on Instagram.


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Hebden’s Other Bridges
My photo-book ‘Hebden’s Other Bridges’ is available to order online.
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