England’s Lake District

Photo: David Nicholls, Lake District National Park: Tarn Hows A national park since 1951, England’s Lake District was inscribed on World Heritage List at 41whc. The region is home to England’s largest natural lake – Windermere – and highest mountain – Scafell Pike. The 885 sq-mile (2,292 sq km) national park had been trying to obtain the …

Peak District National Park

Photo: Over the bridge The Peak District National Park became the first national park in the United Kingdom in 1951. With its proximity to the cities of Manchester, Stoke-on-Trent, Derby and Sheffield, and access by road and rail, it attracts millions of visitors every year. The Peak District is an upland area in England at …

London Links

London flag Links related to London, England presented in somewhat random fashion: Time https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/uk/london https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/fixedform.html?p1=136 [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected][email protected]@[email protected][email protected]@iambrianjones Videoshttps://youtu.be/QAw_BU_Zk4c MeetupsGreatOutdoorsLondon Hammersmith Bridgehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hammersmith_Bridgehttps://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/apr/11/hammersmith-bridge-closed-to-cars-after-critical-faults-foundhttps://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-london-47891838https://twitter.com/iambrianjones/status/1117414540176551936 Headlines‘Nature survives in the tiniest corners’: the City of London’s wild heart McGrath Road review – back-to-back to the futureWalkways in the sky: the return of London’s forgotten ‘pedways’Londoners troll New York Times with deluge …

England Links

England flag Links related to England presented in mostly random fashion: HeadlinesNational Parks in England ‘have lost millions in government fundingLearning the art of dry stone walling in the Cotswolds – Green Traveller10 Must See Early Medieval Sites in England – @ArchTravLandscape in Particular: The Uffington White Horse and Wayland’s Smithyhttp://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/familyholidays/10065710/Britain-on-a-budget-50-cheap-thrills.htmlhttp://www.thesundaytimes.co.uk/sto/news/uk_news/Environment/article1248864.ecehttp://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/gallery/2013/jan/29/immigration-britain-ministers-gallery Recommended listeningBBC London – …

30 Days Wild

Logo Know your hashtags: #30DaysWild The UK’s month-long nature challenge held in June. Join in and do something wild every day for a month and post the photos on Twitter with the hashtag. Anyone can sign up to take part with Random Acts of Wildness. Those with addresses in the UK can request information packets. Information is …

England

Photo: Thames Barrier England shares land borders with Scotland to the north and Wales to the west; and adjoins the Irish Sea to the northwest, the Celtic Sea to the southwest and the North Sea to the east. The English Channel separates it from continental Europe. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/VHtxJWkcjQ3WyB1FA Cities London Sheffield Gloucester Parks Stonehenge …

London

Photo: Thames Barrier Park London is the capital city of England and the United Kingdom. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/aWU4okkLRZXoVmuu5 Parks London has many beautiful city parks including the Kew Botanical Gardens. Cultural World Iconic landmarks include the Houses of Parliament, Tower Bridge, the Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and the London Eye. Markets Farmers …

Dartmoor

Photo: Edmund Gall, Haytor Rocks in Dartmoor National Park Dartmoor is an area of moorland in southern Devon, England. Protected by National Park status as Dartmoor National Park, it covers 954 square kilometers (368 square miles). Google Maps goo.gl/maps/Cesvt9y4VeJFWW4z5 Key Links visitdartmoor.co.uk destination guide @VisitDartmoor Embedded Tweets Lovely review today 🥰 “Downloaded the PDF of Discover Dartmoor …

Bristol, England

Photo: James Clark, Planetarium The Avon and Frome rivers cut through limestone creating Bristol’s hilly lansdscape. Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Bristol? Google Maps goo.gl/maps/Fd4PnvXBXzRnFtey5 Bikes Bristol (Bris) is one of the most prominent cycling cities of England, and is home to the national sustainable transportation organization Sustrans. Check out the …

Gloucester

Photo: JJ Glos Gloucester is a city in Gloucestershire, in the Southwest of England. Gloucester lies close to border with Wales, on the River Severn, between the Cotswolds to the east, and the Forest of Dean to the southwest. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/BC7sipxrpMAP3VT1A Recommended listening Radio Gloucestershire Live Elsewhere on the Web thisisgloucestershire.co.uk http://www.thisisgloucestershire.co.uk/latestnews/Pub-puts-food-miles-menu/article-420089-detail/article.html http://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/parkandride http://www.bbc.co.uk/gloucestershire …