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Whinlatter Forest Rally

Whinlatter Forest Rally

Rally to Save Our Forests at Whinlatter The Government’s proposals to sell off England’s publicly owned forests, which include forests and woodlands across the Lake District such as Grizedale, Whinlatter and Ennerdale have attracted widespread criticism. The next rally to Save Lakeland’s Forests will be in Whinlatter on Saturday 19th […]

09/02/2011 × 0 comments

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National Trust Great Walks

National Trust Great Walks

Get out get walking The National Trust care for some of Britain’s most beautiful places to get out and get walking. They have some great suggestions for walks on the National Trust website. You can select walks by region: East of England,London and South East, Midlands, North East & Yorkshire, […]

08/02/2011 × 0 comments

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TGO Recommends Inner Flame

TGO Recommends Inner Flame

Keep warm when it’s cold. Keep warm when it’s wet. Keeping warm in the British hills is a real challenge. In winter, it can get pretty cold – but it’s very rarely ‘arctic’ cold. Typically, the temperature’s hovering around zero – which means there’s always a lot of water around. […]

08/02/2011 × 0 comments

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A Fantastic Day Out

A Fantastic Day Out

The Outdoor Leisure Show NEC Birmingham If you enjoy spending your time rambling, fell walking, mountaineering, camping, bird watching, cycling, kayaking or exploring places of natural interest then you’ll have a fantastic day out! Show information 25-27 February 2011 Open: 10.00am – 6.00pm Hall 9 – National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham […]

07/02/2011 × 0 comments

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National Park Celebrating 50 years

National Park Celebrating 50 years

North York Moors National Park – Celebrating more than 50 years! What makes this a special place? People with an interest in the North York Moors National Park are being asked for their view on how the organisation that looks after the park should spend its money and which services […]

02/02/2011 × 0 comments

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Harrogate Beer Festival 2011

Harrogate Beer Festival 2011

Harrogate & District Round Table’s 21st Annual Charity Beer Festival All the best walks that I’ve been on, have always ended with a great pint of beer. This time there isn’t walk, but I am sure that won’t stop us enjoying a great night out! “Everybody has to believe in […]

31/01/2011 × 0 comments

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The Stig driving Lakeland Bus?

The Stig driving Lakeland Bus?

We were ready to hit the hills! In June 2010 my brother Dave and I decided to take advantage of the most settled spell of dry weather the region had seen for years and spend four days or so backpacking through our home area of the Lake District. As we […]

31/01/2011 × Comments are Disabled

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Get out Get walking

Get out Get walking

Get Walking Keep Walking The Ramblers Association, as part of their Get Walking Keep Walking are featuring some great walking routes in our urban areas. Featured on the website are  Birmingham, London, Manchester and Sheffield. Some hidden gems, covering a variety of distances, from a short stroll to a longer […]

28/01/2011 × 0 comments

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Love your Forest – Save your Forest

Love your Forest – Save your Forest

Consultation document launched on future of English Forestry. The Government want to sell off England’s publicly owned forests, this amounts to 40,000 hectares of land – an area larger than the Isle of Wight, which include forests and woodlands such as Grizedale, Whinlatter, Ennerdale, Cannock Chase, Sherwood Forest, Thetford Forest, […]

27/01/2011 × 0 comments