Royal Mail has just announced that they will be releasing stamps to mark seventy years in 2021 since the first National Parks opened in the UK with a set of stamps featuring UK locations including the Peak District, North Yorkshire Moors, and the Lake District. The set will also include Snowdonia, Dartmoor, The Broads, New…Details
Welcome to my blog and latest news where I hope to keep you up to date on photo trips, new images, offers and other items of interest around the British Isles landscape.
The Copper Kingdom Centre tells the story of the discovery of copper at Parys Mountain (Mynydd Parys) which is located south of the town of Amlwch in northeast Anglesey, Wales. The history has left a colourful lunar landscape at the mountain and a delightful, pretty harbour with two museums down in Amlwch Port. There is also…Details
Whilst all my plans for photo trips this year have been postponed I did manage to take a couple of day trips the first one of which was to Malhamdale at the southern base of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. On this trip, I was with my son and grandson. He had spent a few…Details
If you haven’t seen Lost in a Landscape – Sutherland Part 1 can I suggest you take a look back before continuing where you will find more about the background to these articles? Loch Nedd This time the first newly released image is of an abandoned fishing boat A122 at the head of Loch Nedd…Details
In the past, I have written on a few occasions about lighthouses around the British coast including a number in Scotland. On my travels, I keep coming across them in some stunning locations so I thought it was worth sharing others from around the Scottish coast. Dunnet Head Lighthouse Where better to start than Dunnet…Details
In the past, I have written two articles on Britain’s Wonderful Wrecks that I have come across on my photo trips around the British Isles but I suddenly thought that what I hadn’t done was to complete an article featuring boats which are not wrecks but just on shore leave pulled up onto the shoreline…Details