Just Visiting: Marple, Greater Manchester

Whilst I was in Cheshire in July to visit Manchester and also do some canal walking, I stayed in the town of Marple, just outside Stockport and couldn't have stayed in a nicer place.

Worcester & Birmingham Canal: Droitwich Spa to Hopwood, Part 1

I ventured back up to Droitwich Spa in Worcestershire to do a two-day walk from there along the Worcester and Birmingham Canal and ending up at the historic Gas Street Basin in central Birmingham and therefore completing that canal in its entirety. This post brings you on the first day of that walk

Plants 5

It goes with out saying we love this time of year when everything is in bloom. It is so important to make the most of Spring and Summer while we have them. Here are a few reasons why.

Milestones: 200 Miles

The last walk that we posted on Greenspace Walking means that we have now blogged a total mileage of 209 miles. Thanks to everyone who has been following us up until the 200 miles mark and thanks to everyone who is new to us. We completed some truly amazing journeys between 101 miles and 200 miles. Here … Continue reading Milestones: 200 Miles

Birds VIII

First 'Birds' post of the new year. Looking forward to getting back our there and snapping lots more wildlife this year. 2017's walking has already started and we can already tell it's going to be a good year. Please enjoy the below; Hope you liked these. Our archive of bird pictures shows no signs of being depleted … Continue reading Birds VIII

Plants III

I thought now was probably the right time to put up some more plants. I hope these serve as a reminder that soon the cold will be gone, it won't be dark when you finish work, the ground will not be icy, the trees will not be leafless, the world will not be devoid of … Continue reading Plants III