Category Archives: UK

Remember, Remember The Fifth Of November… The Very British Tradition Of Bonfire Night

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Bonfire Night is a curious British tradition, which sees people across the country setting fire to things every November 5 to commemorate a failed attempt at setting fire to things hundreds of years ago. “Remember, remember the fifth of November Gunpowder, treason … Continue reading

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A Heated Pool, A Literary Classic And A Legendary Outlaw – The Hidden History Of Hathersage

This pretty Peak District village may surprise with a heated outdoor pool, a literary past and the grave of a legendary outlaw among its sights. Continue reading

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Reliving Childhood Memories At Cooden Beach

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Everyone has a place which reminds them of childhood and this one’s mine. I spent many a summer on this beach in East Sussex – watching my grandmother’s dog Jasper ‘dig to Australia’, playing with my friend Leila and collecting … Continue reading

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Tour de Yorkshire Passes Through York

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Photos from day two of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire – as passed through York city centre on its way from Selby to York Racecourse. Copyright Natalie Marchant/Tales From Taliena Related posts: Tour de Yorkshire Arrives In Dalby Forest Yorkshire … Continue reading

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Overlooking Scarborough’s South Beach

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We’re back in God’s Own Country to celebrate the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire taking place this weekend. This is Scarborough’s South Beach, where Stage One will end having begun in Bridlington and wound through the North Yorkshire Moors. Although I can’t … Continue reading

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Puffin Spotting At Bempton Cliffs

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My only new year resolution for 2015 was to spend more time in the great outdoors, so on a midweek day off my friend and I headed to the East Yorkshire coast. The Yorkshire coastline has some rather spectacular white cliffs, … Continue reading

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Discovering A Secret London

In the heart of the City of London stands the Gherkin, its unusual bullet shape making the 41-storey building one of the most recognisable skyscrapers in the metropolis. View image | gettyimages.com While thousands of commuters traipse past what is … Continue reading

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My Photo Of The Week: A Happy Seal At Scarborough Sea Life Sanctuary

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This photo of a seal at Scarborough Sea Life Sanctuary on the North Yorkshire coast is one of my all time favourites. He just looks so content as he pokes his head out of the water and into the spring … Continue reading

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My Photo Of The Week: Fraisthorpe Beach, East Yorkshire

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With so much of the world to explore, it’s easy to forget the beautiful spots nearer to home. A mere 60 minutes drive from my frontdoor, Fraisthorpe beach is a lovely, quiet setting just south of the popular Yorkshire seaside resort … Continue reading

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Playing For Keeps At The National Football Museum In Manchester

If ever you’re going to make a first visit to Manchester, what a better day to do it than when one of its home teams is celebrating winning the Premier League. This is what happened when we took my father … Continue reading

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