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Archive for February, 2014

National Park embroidered map on view at Queen’s Hall Hexham

National Park embroidered map on view at Queen’s Hall Hexham

Other posts by  |  Frances Whitehead on Google+ |  February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’d like to see a new take on maps and map-making, make a trip to Queen’s Hall, Hexham, Northumberland and see a beautifully embroidered map of Northumberland National Park – created by more than 100 stitchers at five different workshops. It’s truly a visual treat.

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Northumberland: Mountain biking paradise

Other posts by  |  Steve Smith on Google+ |  February 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Northumberland has excellent opportunities for mountain biking. Find out where the best places to cycle are and also what to do when you’re not out riding!

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A mixed picture for Northumberland wildlife in February

A mixed picture for Northumberland wildlife in February

Other posts by  |  Kevin OHara on Google+ |  February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The unusual and wet winter weather is having a strange effect on wildlife across Northumberland, with a mixed pattern of behaviour amongst birds. The good news is that the days are getting longer and hopefully warmer soon. Kevin O’Hara of Northumberland Wildlife Trust explores Northumberland wildlife in February.

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Hertz starts the European revamp of its locations starting with The UK

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hertz office at Newcastle Airport and the Newcastle Van Supersite are to be revamped in 2014, along with many others across Europe and the world. The will be part of a worldwide remodelling operation that has seen flagship stores at Paris Saint Ferdinand and Frankfurt Airport in Europe, as well Hertz’s UK flagship store at Marble Arch in London.

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