Visiting the Ponteland hide at Hauxley over the last two weekends it is obvious something is going on in the dunes.
Is it the artist Christo and Jeanne-Claude famous for wrapping the Riechstag and Pont Neuf Bridge along with numerous other installations across the world.
Or does someone just like big sandcastles? No it's archaeologists looking for a pre-historic cemetery. Here's the explanation.
Nice to see the Wildlife Trust promoting a bit of diversity and also a nod of respect to Mick Aston of Time Team who passed away this week. I thought Channel Four had shot themselves in the foot by cancelling the series but now it seems appropriate that a line has been drawn in the sand.