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Another beautiful day with loads of sunshine and blue skies. Today was forecast to be the best day of the week so we had planned to head off to the seaside. There were a number of options for the location of our costal day so after weighing these up we picked Saltburn. A prompt get away allowed us to be in the car park on the sea front by ten o'clock, before the beach and sea front had become really busy and we enjoyed a quiet walk into town. The only real ...
... park near the bridge. The clouds had rolled over by this time but the walk was at a very pleasant temperature. The walk was great with the main sound being the river as it fell over rocks and waterfalls.
We followed the river Wharfe and the Yorkshire Dales Way into Grassington and then on to Green Wood about a mile up river. We then cut onto the road and followed this back into Grassington and ...
... for air crew from the nearby air base. The National Trust have developed the Hall as a location for themed exhibitions of portraits from the collection of the National Portrait Gallery and currently it is hosting a number of pictures of the Royal Family.
After a break in the cafe we headed south to York. To make the most of our time in York we caught the 'Park and Ride' bus into the city and had a walk ...
... bank in the trees so we settled in for a while enjoying the different birds which are encouraged to feed on the nuts and fat balls set out for them.
Then it was a visit to the visitors' centre at the top of the hill before heading back to base for our dinner. Ruth had put some potatoes in the oven to bake whilst we were out and the apartment greeted us with the smell of baked potatoes when we got back; ...
Hi again everyone,
You may have heard this morning about the 7.3 earthquake that hit Nepal again today.
There have been more than 150 aftershocks since the initial quake and people had just started moving back into their damaged homes, so this latest big shock will be a big blow to them all.
Here are some statistics from before this latest catastrophe:
Over 8,000 killed
Nearly 18,000 injured
5,477,224 homes destroyed