Due to the poor weather so far this summer my longer photo trips have been postponed and as there was a reasonable afternoon in prospect I decided to take my camper van for a drive out and headed south towards Leek with the intention of then heading over to Buxton before returning home. The Dark…Details
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From today until the 5th August is … National Parks Week This years National Parks Week is a celebration of our beautiful winning landscapes, which have apparently inspired generations of athletes, cyclists, climbers and others to aim higher and train harder. Amongst those inspired are Sebastian Coe, now Lord Coe, the driving force behind London’s…Details
England Coast Path … The first few miles of the long-awaited England Coast Path around the whole of England’s coast was officially opened on 29th June 2012. Natural England announced 32km (20 miles) of the route around Weymouth Bay in Dorset starting at Rufus Castle in Portland and ending at Lulworth Cove is now in…Details
Is it right that Scotland should have no more parks? Scotland’s First National Park, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs celebrate its 10th Anniversary this year and its worlds apart from the hustle and bustle of the city. The past is inescapable here as two worlds collide – the gentle Lowlands end abruptly at the Highland…Details
The Atlantic coast of North Cornwall stretches for over seventy miles along a wildly beautiful landscape where towns and villages huddle in the cliffs for protection against the sea. Its 5 years since my last visit to Cornwall and on that occasion, most of the time was spent in West Cornwall on the Penwith Peninsula…Details
Officially opening on 5th May 2012 the Wales Coast Path will make Wales the first country in the world to have a formal trail the whole way around its coast. Furthermore, the Wales Coast Path (which is 870 miles long) will join up with Offa’s Dyke Path National Trail to provide 1,030 miles of walking…Details