Anderby Creek small holiday village in Lincolnshire,England

Top Ten Incredible Beaches in Lincolnshire

When people in the UK think of golden beaches they tend to think of the sunny south coast. But Lincolnshire has a lot to offer people too, from beautiful natural coastlines to traditional seaside resorts, there is something for everyone. Several beaches in Lincolnshire were awarded Blue Flag status in 2019, recognised publicly for their high-quality sands, excellent facilities, cleanliness, …

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Touring Orkney, Northern Scottish Islands Rich with History

Orkney is an archipelago of islands sitting just north of the Scottish mainland. Despite being so close to Scotland, they are steeped in their own culture and history. There are Viking ruins dating back centuries, and they’ve even been under Norwegian rule before. The islands were instrumental during both World Wars, and their waters still contain the evidence. The coastline …

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Exploring Britain’s Most Northerly Place – The Shetland Islands

Despite being part of the UK, when arriving in Shetland, you’re instantly reminded that the island’s history is rooted in Norse culture. The capital town Lerwick lies closer to Bergen, Norway than it does to Edinburgh. There are Viking influences all over the islands, from the place names to the festivals. The whole of Shetland has been designated a UNESCO …

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National Trust buys Jurassic Coast farm in plan to boost nature

Weston Farm covers 350 acres on Dorset’s spectacular South Purbeck coastline, an area known for its species-rich habitat. The National Trust has acquired a 7 kilometre stretch of coastline on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast, in an effort to preserve the region’s diverse habitats and wildlife. Weston Farm, in South Purbeck, encompasses 350 acres of land, which the charity aims to protect …

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