Category Archives: Parks

A look at the Lickeys

This year is the fiftieth anniversary of the Countryside Act 1968 which introduced country parks. The Lickey Hills country park is a great success story. Continue reading

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Among champion trees

This was the third year in which Ramblers Cymru had staged a walk from the Eisteddfod, following many years when the walk was organised by the Countryside Council for Wales and then Natural Resources Wales.  Their enthusiasm flagged and so, … Continue reading

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Battered Battersea

The peace of Battersea Park is set to be shattered by the Formula E event this summer after Wandsworth Council granted permission in the face of 577 objections. Continue reading

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