Posts Tagged spring

Spring walking

Spring walking

Spring is certainly here! We’re even having a few dare I say it much needed April showers. But don’t let these put you off heading out for a walk, cycle or ride. It’s amazing how pleasurable a walk in the rain can be. The whole walk can

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Cambs ACRE/Environment Agency photography contest marks countdown to spring

Cambs ACRE/Environment Agency photography contest marks countdown to spring

After months of rain and snow, the Environment Agency is counting down the days until spring with a photography competition open to everyone in the east of England. Environmental enthusiasts have been urged to get their thinking caps on and their lens caps off to capture an

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Polio and the ‘Purple Pinky’ and crocuses in front of the church

Polio is a terrible crippling disease.  It was once the major cause of disability.  Before 1988 there were over 350,000 cases reported per year worldwide.  Now it is down to about a 1,000 cases per year.  India use to have more cases than anywhere else.  Now it

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