2020 sees the next in the series of themed years where the aim is to showcase Scotland’s people, products and places to both domestic and international markets. This time it is the Year of Coasts and Waters. Water is the life-blood that flows through and around Scotland. It’s what makes the landscape so special. Shaped…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.
According to a study by Faraway Garden furniture, some of the most Instagram-worthy national parks in the world can be found right here in the UK. The company did so by checking the number of times a park had been hashtagged on Instagram by looking at the #’s that contained the name of the park on…Details
This year the National Trust celebrates 125 years since it was founded. As Europe’s largest conservation charity with almost 6 million members including myself, they look after nature, beauty and history for the nation to enjoy. They care for the miles of coastline, woodlands, countryside and the hundreds of historic buildings, gardens and precious collections…Details
After 10 from 10 – Best of the Decade now I have my 2020 Vision – 20 from 20. This year rather than being too specific on my plans which places greater pressure on the need to complete those plans I have decided to take a more flexible approach. At this stage I have nothing…Details
This year instead of posting a review of the year I have decided to go one step further and have 10 from 10 – Best of the Decade. What I didn’t realise was how difficult that would be until I started the task. So many to choose from and I even had to discount some…Details
UK National Parks Earlier in the year, I posted about Celebrating 70 Years of UK National Parks where you can see more information about all of the Parks alongside many photos. Today is the actual date which marks the 70th Anniversary of our National Parks! After the 1932 mass trespass on Kinder Scout, the National…Details