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In Pictures: How recycled bicycles are turning their wheels again

Meet the couple who seek out British steel frames from yesteryear.

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Rockstar

Enjoy the high life and live like a Rockstar at Lincolnshire's Tattershall Lakes

'It's all too beautiful', I joked as we approached our weekend getaway to murmurings about staying in a caravan; but seconds later my words became reality.
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Wildlife Column: Knotweed: When is a weed not a weed?

Wildlife Column: Knotweed: When is a weed not a weed?

The answer is when it is ‘knotweed’; of which there are various different species but one in particular that causes angst. Japanese knotweed is an amazing plant that can grow through concrete and burrow through buildings.

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Wildlife Column: The rise and call of the collared dove

Wildlife Column: The rise and call of the collared dove

Although in recent years the collared dove may have declined a little, it is still doing pretty well. They recently reappeared in my garden at Norton after being absent for a couple of years.

Lifestyle
Walking: Race around Chester

Walking: Race around Chester

Train operator Northern has launched a series of walks, which start and finish at railway stations, in time for the start of the spring walking season.

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What better way to enjoy a trip away than in a cosy cottage in some of Yorkshires most beautiful coastal locations? (Photo: Yorkshire Coastal Cottages)

7 luxury seaside cottages perfect for an escape to the Yorkshire coast

Yorkshire is known for its coastal beauty, with both locals and tourists flocking to the region’s scenic seaside locations, either for the day or a trip away. What better way to enjoy a trip away than in a cosy cottage in some of Yorkshire’s most beautiful coastal locations?

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Yorkshire is home to an array of family-friendly amusement parks

8 of Yorkshire's best amusement parks for children

Want to keep the kids entertained?
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Walking: Cressbrook cruising

Walking: Cressbrook cruising

This is a walk that introduces you to some of the most dramatic and best loved of Peak District scenery as it follows a route that takes you by Monsal Head and through the fabulous Cressbrook Dale. Best taken on a clear day it is a joy whatever the season and combines breathtaking scenery with some lovely and iconic, typical Peak District villages.

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Pictures: Gamble pays off for filmmakers

How the thrills and spills of mountain biking in Sheffield are being seen in North America, Europe and New Zealand.

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Yorkshire has a wide array of idyllic lake and scenic ponds, making it a great destination to do a spot of fishing

From carp to bream: 8 of the best places to go fishing in Yorkshire

Yorkshire has a wide array of idyllic lake and scenic ponds, making it a great destination to do a spot of fishing.

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Yorkshire has a selection of intriguing and immersive wildlife experiences.

Lions, tigers and bears: 11 of the best wildlife experiences in Yorkshire

Although it may be unexpected for Yorkshire to have a wide array of different wild animals or various tropical species, the region has a selection of intriguing and immersive wildlife experiences.

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Yorkshire is known for its wild moors and scenic woodlands, many of which people explore through various cycling routes and cycling destinations

10 of the best cycling routes, trails and destinations in Yorkshire

Yorkshire is known for its wild moors and scenic woodlands, many of which people explore through various cycling routes, trails and cycling destinations.

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8 of the best horse riding tours, experiences and holidays in Yorkshire

8 of the best horse riding tours, experiences and holidays in Yorkshire

Yorkshire offers some of the best natural scenery around the UK, including woodlands, the coast, moorlands and quaint villages, thus making it a great place to go horse riding.

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10 of the best walking trails in Yorkshire according to TripAdvisor

10 of the best walking trails in Yorkshire according to TripAdvisor

Yorkshire is known for its wild moors and scenic woodlands, many of which people explore through various walking and hiking trails. These trails are a great way to embrace the outdoors, keep active and explore some of Yorkshire’s most scenic nature spots.

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Yorkshire has a wide array of centres, natural coastlines and scenic terrain where you can embrace your inner adrenaline junkie and try something new

From kitesurfing to bungee jumping: 9 extreme activities you can do in Yorkshire

Extreme activities can range from canyoning to slacklining to zip-wiring and the UK's varying geographical locations allow for a multitude of adrenaline-fuelled sports to be embraced.

Lifestyle
Wildlife Column: Something to crow over, maybe?

Wildlife Column: Something to crow over, maybe?

The carrion crow really does carry a burden of a rather bad name – associated with its identity as a bird that scavenges and lives by eating carrion and offal or other waste, or else by taking the eggs or young of smaller birds. Nevertheless, like its cousin the magpie, the carrion crow is highly intelligent and sociable; finely adapted to a highly successful lifestyle.

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Walking: Try a Bakewell dart?

Walking: Try a Bakewell dart?

This walk begins and ends in the popular Peak District town of Bakewell and is approximately 5 ½ miles in length. It takes in mature woodland, rolling parkland and the chocolate box village of Edensor, on the spectacular Chatsworth estate.

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