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Another Happy Walker

This is a very delighted looking Thomas H. Schmid at Robin Hood’s Bay having just completed his Coast to Coast Walking Holiday.

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Lady Anne’s Way

Betsy Bell and her friend Judy Sterry have just walked Lady Anne’s Way in Yorkshire. Betsy’s has also written a fantastic blog detailing her wonderful journey.

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We’re Recruiting

Following another period of sustained growth, we’re looking for another member of staff.

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Coast to Coast Wandeling

Jan Kruisheer along with his wife and two of their friends have recently enjoyed our Coast to Coast walking holiday. I’m sure most of you are aware that the Coast to Coast is the classic 192 mile traverse of the North of England from the west to east coast, passing through the Lake District, Yorkshire…

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Wish You Were Here

We used to have a great tradition in this country for sending postcards when off on our holidays. A picturesque scene from our destination and a handful of lines telling those at home all about our trip.

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I do like to be Beside the Seaside

Living in the Lakes we are spoilt for choice when it comes to walking. We are surrounded by magnificent mountains, mile upon mile of fantastic valley floors and of course, the aforementioned lakes.

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Upgraded section of Coast to Coast route now open

A part of one of the most famous walking routes in the world, Wainwright’s Coast to Coast, has been upgraded.

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St. Oswald’s Way – A Stunning Journey through Northumberland

We’re very pleased to have added St Oswald’s Way to out walks in Northern England. With dramatic moorland, a sweeping coast, magnificent beach-side castles and a rich variety of wildlife, it is well worth exploring.

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UK’s 2016 UNESCO Nomination Confirmed as The Lake District

Last week Cultural Minister Ed Vaizey confirmed the Lake District would be the UK’s nomination for UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organisation) status in 2016 with a result expected in 2017 and the news of this is already the buzz topic in the tourism industry.

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Dark Sky Status for Northumberland Parks

After a 2 year campaign by Northumberland National Park Authority, Kielder Water and Forest Park Development Trust and Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society, Dark Sky status has been granted to Northumberland National Park and Northumberland National Park and Kielder Water and Forest Park.

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