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'If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you'll never enjoy the sunshine.'
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High, supermoon, spring tide at Scarborough - North Yorkshire
(OS Grid Ref. TA038896 Nearest Post Code YO12 7TY)

High, supermoon, spring tide at Scarborough - North Yorkshire (OS Grid Ref. TA038896 Nearest Post Code YO12 7TY)

Latest update - (desktop wallpaper & jigsaws)
Tuesday 24th March 2015

A high 'supermoon' spring tide at Scarborough in North Yorkshire. The photograph was taken on 21st March 2015, the day after Friday's solar eclipse, when the moon made its closest approach to the earth on its elliptical orbit.

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More desktop wallpaper here-p1 and here-p2


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Picture of the Day 1024x768 wallpaper previously shown on these web pages
On This Day Events from Britain's past that occurred on
New! Daily Surprise Jigsaw A downloadable jigsaw from the archive. (These puzzles will have appeared previously on these web pages as surprise jigsaws or desktop wallpaper.) The jigsaws are cyclic, but it will currently take 12 months before they reappear.
Britain's changing seasons (Latest update Tuesday 24th March 2015)
New Picture of the Moment, plus two downloadable jigsaws of a high, supermoon, spring tide at Scarborough - North Yorkshire.(1920x1080 HD widescreen desktop wallpaper)
New Desktop Wallpaper - page 1 - An opportunity to catch up with some that you might have missed
New Surprise Jigsaw Puzzle of the Moment
New Jigsaw Puzzles from the previous 3 uploads - An opportunity to catch up with some that you might have missed

Other Updates
New! 25th January 2015 Twelve months of Daily Surprise Jigsaws are now available on the main jigsaw page.
New! 24th December Winter themed colours for all pages on the Beautiful Britain website. More details on the contact page.
New!Sorrento Star - A former Norfolk Broads cruiser and a request for further information
New!Feed the birds - Winter survival strategies
New! 17th September 2014 Whitworth Historical Society - Winter Lecture Programme 2014 - 2015
New! 25th May 2014 Links from the Beautiful Britain website to externally maintained websites about Whitworth, in the county of Lancashire.
New!26th March 2014 A delightful children's poem - The Lonely Frog, written by site visitor Melanie Hefford
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