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Wild Wales: Yn y fforest fawr

Chapter one: In which we drive to Wales, find the cottage in the woods, read George Borrow and have our photograph taken with a jolly crew. 455 more words


To the German Market

There seem to be German Christmas Markets in all the big UK cities now. We love the one in Birmingham and apparently the market in Manchester is fantastic. 118 more words



Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England.

One half of TheBigForest spent two days in Doncaster, Yorkshire last week. I only had an hour to explore so I’m sure there is much more to see. 328 more words

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Dog treats in Durham, England

One half of TheBigForest has been working for a few weeks in County Durham. It’s a long way from the sunny shores of Brighton but what a beautiful city Durham is. 476 more words

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Life in miniature

We decided that we needed a day off and at the same time release our inner nerd! A long ride in trusty Bruno the camper van took us to The Railway Enthusiasts 2012 Model Railway Exhibition and whilst Benjamin stood in the queue with a large brimmed fedora and sunglasses in case he was recognised I looked at the crowds and realised the average age was seventy. 188 more words

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To the beach

This should be a ‘Travels in a Campervan’ post but its in for repair (it’s a long story you don’t want to know but we get it back again on Friday says the nice man at the garage) so this weekend we headed off by train to the North Yorkshire coast. 83 more words


All in a day

We are often inspired by children’s picture books. A beautiful world where no one comes to harm and decisions are simplified, contained, as they are when you are young. 168 more words