Beautiful Britain - desktop scenery - page 1

( More wallpaper on page 2 and the Picture of the Moment page : Non widescreen wallpaper at Daily Wallpaper )

Pictures of Britain. View the beauty of Britain and set the images as seasonal desktop wallpaper backgrounds on your
computer's desktop or on your Tablet or Smart Phone. This pop-up window is your current screen resolution. If it does not exactly match my picture sizes then this page advises you of compatibility.

Quote:- 'Why do some people always see beautiful skies, and grass, and lovely flowers, and incredible human beings, while others are hard-pressed to find anything and any place that is beautiful?' Leo Buscaglia

Move your mouse cursor over the pictures to show their location and the Ordnance Survey grid reference.
(This is page 1 of 2 pages. More desktop wallpaper on page 2 and on the Picture of the Moment page)



25th August 2014

Hereford Cathedral & the River Wye (OS Grid Ref. SO507395 - Nearest Post Code HR2 7RE)

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Hereford Cathedral & River Wye
Herefordshire

13th August 2014

Porth Eilian Beach - Anglesey (OS Grid Ref. SH476929)

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Porth Eilian Beach
Anglesey

3rd August 2014

Cannock Chase Commonwealth War Cemetery Staffordshire (OS Grid Ref. SJ983154)

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Cannock Chase Commonwealth War Cemetery - Staffordshire

Downloadable Jigsaws of the 3 pictures above can be found here


How to use as wallpaper - Click on a 1920x1080 link below a picture. Right click the enlarged desktop wallpaper picture in Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox and choose 'Set as Background'. Google Chrome, Opera and other browsers do not support this feature. You will have to use 'save picture as' to save to a location e.g. your desktop, followed by double click & right click.

Note: Most mobile devices will let you easily crop these images to a format suitable for use as phone or tablet wallpaper. Long press on the enlarged image, choose to Save it then use the phone or tablet Settings menu to change the wallpaper.

New!You can now view a slideshow of 3 years of Beautiful Britain wallpaper via this link. (You can 'mouseover' the slideshow buttons to view the thumbnail pictures followed by 'mouse click' to go to a specific photograph)

26th July 2014

Wild flowers and grasses at Carrick Bay, Dumfries and Galloway (OS Grid Ref. NX577506)

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Carrick Bay
Dumfries and Galloway

20th July 2014

Ox-eye daisies at Eyam Hall, Derbyshire (OS Grid Ref. SK216764)

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The 'Plague Village' of Eyam
Derbyshire

13th July 2014

The Lancaster Canal : Garstang - Lancashire (OS Grid Ref. SD489450)

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The Lancaster Canal
Garstang



6th July 2014

Kettlewell, Upper Wharfedale - North Yorkshire (OS Grid Ref. SD973723)

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Kettlewell (N. Yorkshire) and its Scarecrow Festival

27th June 2014

'The Stretcher Bearers' : sculpture at the National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire (OS Grid Ref. SK184144)

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The National Memorial Aroretum
Staffordshire

19th June 2014

Early morning on the Trent and Mersey Canal : Marbury Country Park - Cheshire (OS Grid Ref. SJ663761)

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The Trent & Mersey Canal
Cheshire



12th June 2014

The Rotunda - Ickworth House, Suffolk (OS Grid Ref. TL816614)

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Ickworth House
Suffolk

5th June 2014

Shibden - West Yorkshire (OS Grid Ref. SE117254)

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Walk the Magna Via
Halifax - West Yorkshire

27th May 2014

Whitby - North Yorkshire (OS Grid Ref. NZ897113)

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Whitby
North Yorkshire



20th May 2014

Mid Longacres Farm - Whitworth, Lancashire (OS Grid Ref. SD890183)

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Mid Longacres Farm
Whitworth, Lancashire

12th May 2014

Sheringham Park - Norfolk (OS Grid Ref. TG137415)

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Sheringham Park
Norfolk



6th May 2014

The Caledonian Canal - Fort Augustus : Scottish Highlands (OS Grid Ref. NH374091)

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The Caledonian Canal - Fort Augustus : Scottish Highlands

29th April 2014

Loch Oich - Scottish Highlands (OS Grid Ref. NN299984)

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Loch Oich
Scottish Highlands



22nd April 2014

Lagangarbh Hut : head of Glencoe - Scottish Highlands (OS Grid Ref. NN224562)

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The Lagangarbh Hut
Scottish Highlands

13th April 2014

Calvary at the Anglican Shrine : Walsingham, Norfolk (OS Grid Ref. TF935369)

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Walsingham
Norfolk

4th April 2014

Teigh, Rutland (OS Grid Ref. SK864161)

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Rutland
England's smallest county



26th March 2014

Wasdale Head - Cumbria (OS Grid Ref. NY188086)

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Wasdale
Cumbria

17th March 2014

The Langdales - viewed from Tarn Hows : Cumbria (OS Grid Ref. SD329994)

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The Langdales
Cumbria

9th March 2014

Llyn Clywedog - Powys (OS Grid Ref. SN892872)

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Llyn Clywedog
Powys



3rd March 2014

Burghley Deer Park - Stamford, Lincolnshire (OS Grid Ref. TF048063)

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Burghley Deer Park
Stamford, Lincolnshire

22nd February 2014

Snowdrops in the Winter Garden at Dunham Massey - Cheshire (OS Grid Ref. SJ735874)

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Dunham Massey
Things to see and do

9th February 2014

Mossyard Bay - Dumfries and Galloway (OS Grid Ref. NX551518)

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Mossyard Beach
Trip Advisor reviews



2nd February 2014

Darngarroch - Dumfries and Galloway (OS Grid Ref. NX614624)

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Dumfries and Galloway
attractions

26th January 2014

Bamburgh, viewed from Inner Farne, Northumberland (OS Grid Ref. NU217358)

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Inner Farne
Northumberland

19th January 2014

Cannock Chase - Staffordshire (OS Grid Ref. SJ983158)

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Cannock Chase - Staffordshire : an Area of Outsanding Natural Beauty


More Desktop Wallpaper on page 2

Picture of the Moment 1920x1080 wallpaper. Includes optional downloadable jigsaws.

1024x768 wallpaper (for non-widescreen monitors) Picture of the Day | Whitworth our home town | East Lancashire Railway


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Images from this website have appeared in a book Share the Inheritance, written by the authors of the website Brits at their Best.

Todmorden artist Bob Gray says that the photographs on this website are
'A major source of inspiration for many of my paintings'.
View his work at Bob's Paintings.

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All images are free for personal, non-commercial use on your computer's desktop only. It is not permitted to modify, publish, or upload these images, or to create direct links to them from your own web space. If you would like to purchase any of these images for commercial use please contact me.