Tag Archives: Wales

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Celebrating 70 Years of National Parks

With 2019 marking the 70th Anniversary of the National Parks in England and Wales, there has never been a better time to encourage you all to go and explore these beautiful and protected areas of […]

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Britain’s Glorious Movie Set

During my research for photo trips I often come across locations that have been used in movie productions.  Whilst I have never visited a location for that reason I always find it fascinating to look […]

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Slating the World – World Heritage Bid for North Wales Slate Quarries

In 2013 I wrote about an area which I had called  “Forgotten Snowdonia” in the middle of the Snowdonia National Park around the town of Blaenau Ffestiniog, a slate quarrying centre.  This was deliberately excluded from the Park when […]

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Autumn Colours

It’s that time of year again when we can all enjoy those wonderful colours that suddenly appear so I thought I would share with you some of my Autumn images from years gone by.  I’m […]

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Creative Clouds

A few months back I posted about “Radiant Rainbows” which proved to be popular so this time I am hoping to repeat this by sharing with you some images of creative clouds that I have come […]

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A Stroll on Snowdon

I have just discovered that this article which I wrote almost four years ago has never been published so I am at last taking the opportunity to put this right.  I was visiting North Wales […]

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The Wales Coast Path – Edge of a Nation

I have on many occasions referred to the South West Coastal Path – the longest coastal path in England and the now planned England Coast Path and I have suddenly realised that I have only […]

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Exploring Glorious Gower

The wonderful and varied landscape of the Gower Peninsula was, in 1956, the first place in Britain to be designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and is one of only five within Wales.  […]

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