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Saltwells Nature Reserve

Saltwells Local Nature Reserve off Coppice Lane, Quarry Bank, Dudley, West Midlands, DY5 1AX Admission free, free parking Covering 247 acres the Saltwells Local Nature Reserve is one of the largest urban nature reserves in the UK. Over the years … Continue reading

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Baggeridge Country Park

Baggeridge Country Park Gospel End, Sedgley South Staffordshire DY3 4HB Admission Free, car parking £3 for the day Originally a coal mine in the 19th and early 20th century with winding gear and open cast workings, waste heaps. thirty foot … Continue reading

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National Railway Museum

National Railway Museum Leeman Road York YO26 4XJ Admission £5.00 donation Get up close and personal with the trains at the National Railway Museum, a very interesting place even if you are not into trains. The museum spans 300 years … Continue reading

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Parys Mountain

Parys mountain Amlwch Anglesey   Free Around 2-2½ hours to do the full walk Have you ever wanted to walk on another planet? If the answer is yes, take a walk around Parys Mountain, it could easily  be another planet … Continue reading

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Llandudno

  Llandudno is situated in the Creuddyn Peninsula, it sits between the Great Orme and the Little Orme. The beach is sand, shingle and rock and curves for two miles between the headlands of the Great Orme and the Little Orme. … Continue reading

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Llyn Brenig

Llyn Brenig Cerrigydrudion Conwy Free Llyn Brenig is a beautiful reservoir and is one of the largest inland areas of water in Wales. It has a perimeter of 9.5 miles and is surrounded by forest. The reservoir was built between … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Church Conwy

A very pretty church with a large  graveyard which contains (according to the guild booklet) some poignant epitaphs, we only found one, that being the ‘We Are Seven’. The inspiration for Wordsworth’s poem. St Mary’s was once a Cistercian abbey … Continue reading

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