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'To go out on an empty beach is to truly embrace your solitude.' (Jeanne Moreau)

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

Latest update - (desktop wallpaper & jigsaws)
Saturday 26th July 2014

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


Carrick Bay is only three miles from the delightful, small town of Gatehouse of Fleet in Dumfries and Galloway. The bay is a place of unspoilt natural beauty with a sandy beach, popular for swimming and sailing.

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Picture of the Day 1024x768 wallpaper previously shown on these web pages
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Britain's changing seasons (Latest update Saturday 26th July 2014)
New Picture of the Moment, plus two downloadable jigsaws of Carrick Bay, Dumfries and Galloway (1920x1080 HD widescreen desktop wallpaper)
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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

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New! 25th May 2014 Links from the Beautiful Britain website to externally maintained websites about Whitworth, in the county of Lancashire.
New! 13th April 2014 Feed the birds - spring and summer strategies
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Whitworth Historical Society - The 2013 - 2014 Winter Lecture Programme
Woodpecker damage - How to help protect your nest box and chicks from predators.

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