It’s time for a another year in reflection and what with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, Olympic Games, two National Parks celebrating their diamond anniversaries, Pembrokeshire Coast, North York Moors and Loch Lomond and the Trossachs and Scotland’s first National Park, Cairngorms having its tenth birthday. Subject to the weather forecast being correct this could be…Details
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With six 60th anniversaries of National Parks over the last two years culminating with the North York Moors in November and my visit in September I have completely missed the 10th anniversary of the Loch Lomond and The Trossachs NationalPark. Loch Lomond How could I have forgotten, particularly when it was the first national park…Details
In September I was fortunate enough to make my first photo trip to the North York Moors National Park and if you haven’t already read about it you can by following my trip. If I recall correctly the park is the sixth one to celebrate its Diamond Anniversary with it all starting last spring with…Details
Yesterday saw the start of National Tree Week 2012 which will run until 2nd December. First mounted in 1975, National Tree Week is the UK’s largest tree celebration, annually launching the start of the winter tree-planting season. National Tree Week is a chance for communities to do something positive for their local tree scape. Each…Details
Unfortunately, at the last minute, I had to cancel my latest photo trip where I was due to capture the Scotland Autumn colours. Having also had to cancel my normal Spring trip to Scotland due to the weather I hope you can understand my disappointment as this was the first year I have not visited…Details
Whilst this was not my first visit to the North York Moors it was my first photo trip. The last one of any significance was 40 years ago in the seventies when I was an entrant on what was then the RAC Rally now Wales Rally GB and I was hopeful that this visit would…Details