Monthly Archives: August 2016

Parliament puzzle

On Saturday the Open Spaces Society took part in the 750th anniversary celebrations of the siege of Kenilworth, as it owns Parliament Piece Continue reading

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Feisty Barbara’s anniversary

Today would have been Barbara MacDonald’s 104th birthday. I particularly enjoyed her humour. Continue reading

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Standpipe saga

Forty years ago I was at an emergency public inquiry objecting to South West Water’s plans to rob the Dartmoor rivers. Continue reading

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Marika’s three-choirs walk

I joined Marika Kovacs who, despite visual impairment, led a walk in the Malverns. Continue reading

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Flown the nest

I have been monitoring house martins for the British Trust for Ornithology. Here are my findings. Continue reading

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Len the living legend

Len Clark is 100 today, happy birthday Len! Continue reading

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The rally to save Alport Dale

It is 20 years since the rally to save Alport Dale in the Peak District from industrial activity. Continue reading

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