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10/09/2015
South Downs Way
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Our volunteers clearing a culvert
As usual our volunteers have been busy over this last week. My colleague Ben led some volunteers over in Hampshire to clear out a stream bed...
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06/09/2015
Hadrian's Wall Path
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The 1984 Strategy for Hadrian's Wall
I hope you find this blog useful. I have enjoyed listing important publications and reports that are key to the history of Hadrian's...
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I am frequently asked where the public WCs, toilets, 'conveniences' and rest rooms are along the Trail.  I have prepared a list of...
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03/09/2015
South Downs Way
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It has been a busy week as usual and unfortunately much of it in the office. However I have got out this week to help colleagues install 2 new...
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24/08/2015
South Downs Way
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King Alfred' Statue, Winchester
Over the last week I found myself in Winchester again. This time looking at signage and route improvements with Winchester City Council. We were...
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I hope this will be of interest to students of heritage, countryside and cultural resource management.  The decision to develop Hadrian...
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The sale of our old signpost fingers has been a great success in that we now know that very many of you would like to own one.  The money...
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20/08/2015
Hadrian's Wall Path
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Hadrian's Wall Path has the most complete set of monitoring data for any World Heritage Site, anywhere in the World; it has been cited as...
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18/08/2015
Hadrian's Wall Path
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I know that the River Irthing footbridge, sandwiched between Willowford farm and Birdoswald Roman Fort, is both a landmark and a talking point...
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11/08/2015
Hadrian's Wall Path
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The Trail took a new direction when one of our old signpost fingers was eagerly snapped up by one of our Swiss walkers.  I...
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