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Calke Abbey, Derbyshire

Today I spent the afternoon walking around Calke Abbey, Derbyshire. There was a beautiful soft pinkish light casting over Derbyshire during the day so I thought some good photos could be found. Always loved Calke Abbey, it’s a naturally beautiful area with some of the oldest trees in Europe and probably has the best looking trees you will find in Derbyshire. Some of the mature …

Robin Wood, Ticknall, Derbyshire

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I went to Robin Wood, a woodland managed by the Forestry Commission, situated between Swarkestone and Ticknall. I often come here to walk my dog, peaceful loads to explore and full or uneven terrain. The dog loves it to as there are so many scents he can get his nose tucked into. It can feel like wandering through a huge forest somewhere in America, and …