Longton Brickcroft

Longton Brickcroft

Longton Brickcroft is a small nature reserve situated in the village of Longton, between Preston and Southport.  The reserve, which is free to visit,  consists of two main pools surrounded […]

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Castlerigg

Castlerigg

Castleigg is one of the best known neolithic stone circles in the UK.  It is located close to Keswick in the northern Lake District, and is overlooked by Skiddaw, Blencathra […]

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Mere Sands Wood

Mere Sands Wood

Mere Sands Wood is a small nature reserve set around several lakes, which is operated by the Lancashire Wildlife Trust.  The area was originally planted with woodland during the mid […]

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The Globe, Knockan Crag

Knockan Crag

Knockan Crag is the site of  a National Nature Reserve due to its importance in the development of modern geology.  In the early 19th century, it was recognised that rocks […]

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Stoer Lighthouse

Stoer Peninsula

The Stoer peninsula is located to the north of Lochinver, jutting into the sea between Enard Bay and Eddrachillis Bay. The two main attractions for photographers are the Stoer Lighthouse […]

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Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls

Victoria Fallas are located close to Loch Maree in NW Scotland.  Like the other (rather more famous!) Victoria Falls in Africa, the are named after Queen Victoria, but at least […]

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Eilean Donan At Night

Eilean Donan

Eilean Donan is one of the most photographed locations in Scotland and as it is located right on the main A87 road north, it is very easy of access, which […]

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The Falls Of Falloch

The Falls Of Falloch

The Falls of Falloch are located right next to the A82, just a couple of miles north of Loch Lomond.  At this spot, the River Falloch drops about 30ft into […]

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Glyder Fach from Y Foel Goch

The Eastern Glyders

The Western Glyders around Cwm Idwal are justifiably famous for their impressive cliffs and steep rocky scrambles, but the ridge from Glyder Fawr continues east over the subsidiary peaks of […]

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Norber Erratic

Norber Erratics

In geological terms, an erratic is a piece of rock that differs from the type of rock in the area in which it rests.  Usually these  are boulders that have been […]

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