Archive for February, 2011

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National Trust Welcomes Bikes

National Trust Welcomes Bikes

Cycle through stunning countryside and country estates The National Trust welcomes visitors who travel by bicycle. They are working with partners such as Sustrans and Natural England to make it easier for more people to explore beautiful parts of the countryside in this way. The majority of Trust properties are […]

23/02/2011 × 0 comments

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Mosquito Net Project Update

Mosquito Net Project Update

Last summer we featured a story from Rohan Harrogate customer Pauline Link. Over the last couple of years, Pauline has fulfilled her life-long aim to work as a volunteer abroad. In May 2008, Pauline became involved with a Bradford-based charity which provides education for children in The Gambia, as there […]

21/02/2011 × 0 comments

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Government U-Turn on Forest Sales

Government U-Turn on Forest Sales

Plans to sell 40,000 acres of state-owned woodland in England abandoned. A statement to the Commons on 17 February 2011 Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman, who oversaw the controversial proposals, announced the u-turn, saying: “I am sorry, we got this one wrong.” She said she took “full responsibility” for the climb-down, […]

17/02/2011 × 0 comments

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National Parks Quiz

National Parks Quiz

Test your National Parks Knowledge How much do you know about Britain’s National Parks? Take our quick quiz to find out!    

15/02/2011 × 0 comments

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Love your bike on Valentine’s Day

Love your bike on Valentine’s Day

Give your bike some TLC this Valentine’s Day Sustrans a leading UK charity enabling people to travel by foot, bike or public transport for more of the journeys we make every day have come have come up with some great suggestions to show your bike just how much you love […]

14/02/2011 × 0 comments

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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