Breaking New Ground

Reconnecting People with The Brecks


This gallery contains selected images and footage relating to the activities and experiences of the Breaking New Ground project; links to articles and features in the press and other publications; and details about other images featured on this website.  For even more images please click here to visit our Flickr page.


Thanks go to the late and much missed Nick Ford for allowing us to use so many of his stunning photographs on this website.

We'd also like to thank local artist Jonathan Yule for allowing us to feature his painting in the mast image (top) of this website.  The full painting depicts the clearing of the morning mists in The Brecks.

  1. BNG in Action

    A selection of photographs documenting the progress of all the projects within the Breaking New Ground Scheme including some amazing and ground breaking nest camera footage from the Wings over the Brecks project.  Read more »

  2. Picture of the Month

    Each month the BNG team selects an image which catches their eye.  It might capture an aspect of the work being done over the previous 4 weeks, or simply be about The Brecks. It can be taken by the BNG team, submitted by our project partners, or be from a member of the public. Read more »