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Tour of Britain Returns

Tour of Britain Returns

Return of the Tour of Britain to Northumberland, where it will host it’s first ever full stage starting from Kielder Water & Forest Park and crossing the finish line in Blyth Touring Northumberland is England’s most northern county and being largely rural with an interlacing network of lightly-trafficked quiet roads. It is a gem for…

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Handy Links

Handy Links

A list of Handy Links in Northumberland from Walking Sites to Local Amenities               Local: Outdoors Northumberland, the first place to go for outdoor activity providers in Northumberland. Active4Seasons, canoe and kayak trips for all abilities, explore the Northumbria coast or the River Tweed. Kielder bike trails, superb bike…

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30 Years World Heritage Status

30 Years World Heritage Status

Hadrian’s Wall was built on the orders of the Emperor Hadrian. The primary function of Hadrian’s Wall was to keep out the Picts. The Roman Army had advanced into north England but attacks by the Picts made life difficult for them. Hadrian’s Wall was started in AD 122 and it remains a remarkable piece of…

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