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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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Halesowen Abbey

Halesowen Abbey West Midlands, B62 8RJ Admission Free This is a strange one to visit, depending on what you google you get opening times Exterior open to view any reasonable time during daylight hours or 9th August 2017 to March … Continue reading

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The Chainmakers Festival

Chainmakers Festival Cradley Heath Admission free 11am – 5pm A yearly event held now in the high street. Many years ago it was held at the Blackcounrty museum, then at Bearmore Park. The festival is jointly organised by the Midlands … Continue reading

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