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Women Cute and Da Vinci

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Chamberlain Square Birmingham B3 3DH Admission Free The museum is offering three new exhibits at the moment the first being ‘Women Power Protest’. Women Power Protest is part of the Arts Council Collection National Partnership … Continue reading

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River walk to Bewdley

A short walk from Blackstone car park to Bewdley along the river .8 mile each way. Free  Bewdley is a small Georgian town in the Wyre Forest District area of Worcestershire. Sitting on the River Severn, its name comes from … Continue reading

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Caster to Beadnell

Craster to Beadnell 8 ½ mile one way. Free This is a lovely walk which takes in beach and coastal path, the walk starts at the quaint romantic  harbour. A short walk from the village takes you onto the coastal, … Continue reading

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Beadnell to Bamburgh along the Beach

Around 9 mile round trip This walk can be done either along the coastal path or along the seashore depending on the tides. We decided to walk the shoreline as hubby’s knee was playing him up. The walk leaves the … Continue reading

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Linsdisfarne Priory

Holy Island Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 2RX Admission adults £6.80 child £4.10 In 635 King Oswald  summoned an Irish monk named Aidan from Iona  (the island-monastery off the south-west coast of what is now Scotland) to be bishop of his kingdom. … Continue reading

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The Sill

The Sill National Landscape Discovery Centre Once Brewed Hadrian’s Wall, Bardon Mill hexham NE47 7AN Admission free The Sill discovery centre is named after the rocky outcrop Whin Sill. The building contains a permanent exhibition ‘What is Landscape’ which includes … Continue reading

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Angel of the North

Durham Rd, Low Eighton, Gateshead NE9 7TY Admission Free At 54m wide and 20m high the 200 tonne steel sculpture, the Angel of the North by Antony Gormley is believed to be the largest angel sculpture in the world. The red/brown … Continue reading

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