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On top of the Peak District.

This weeks weekly photo challenge is… on top. This was one of many things that popped in to my head for this topic. Being on top of the Peak District at Kinder Scout, it was a great day with a great friend. 18 more words


2014-04-02 Horseshoe Quarry, Upper Tier

With dodgy weather lurking, we manage to do some nice warm-ups (all starred) before I can get on the 7a, but rain comes.  Worthwhile routes include… 8 more words


The Trees, My neighbours

Although I don’t have my own tree, I can see a line of five beauties between the road and the field beside my house. They are quite old, sycamores planted and spaced carefully many years ago. 128 more words


The mysteries of the Peak District

Today is the 63rd anniversary of the Peak District’s designation as Britain’s first national park.It even has its own Google Doodle. So to mark this wonderous event – we are featuring a book set in the heart of its stunning landscape where the landscape through the seasons is a pivotal character in it own right -  836 more words



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Day 5 / 16 – Photo in a different location every day challenge
Location 5: Higger Tor, Peak District, Derbyshire, UK


A Visit to Middleton Top

This week I made a visit to the Countryside Centre at Middleton Top to talk to colleagues about Collections in the Landscape. Having tested our pilot projects, we’re now in the process of learning from the experience. 386 more words