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Highlands and islands on Lonely Planet list

It also reveals the top 10 parts, countries, metropolis and best importance regions to visit in 2019. Piedmont in Italy, best knows we being dwelling to Leonardo Da Vinci, topped the “Best in Travel” list, followed by the Catskills in the USA, Northern Peru and the Red Centre in Australia. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lonely Planet recommended visitors to the Highlands and islands clamber a mountain such as Suilven Also highlighted in the four pages dedicated to the region, the North Coast 500 pushing route which has been…

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Student dies in 500ft Ben Nevis fall

He said: “I believe the stones would have been reasonably icy. It was a big fall.” Ben Nevis, at 4,413 ft( 1,345 metres) is Britain’s highest peak. ‘Sad start to 2019 ‘ Mr Stevenson added: “We had to get the other three off the mountain – they were stuck. “The weather cleared and the helicopter managed to get in and airlift them. “The woman was situated, she hadn’t survived.” Related Topics

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The peculiar history of the Ordnance Survey

Image copyright Ordnance Survey Image caption Mapping trucks were sent to battle-torn areas in World War One In the final years of the 18 th Century, Europe was in turmoil. England was braced for attack by the French and the government’s Board of Ordnance( a torso held liable for furnishing equipment to the Army and Navy and generally defending the realm) necessity accurate maps so it could position its troops effectively. Image copyright Ordnance Survey Image caption Sixty-seven Ordnance Survey males died in WW1. This group of 32 men were…

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Tesco customers go bananas over price hike

A Tesco spokesperson said: “Due to the higher costs involved in operating our Express and Metro storages there is a small payment on a number of products. “Our convenience stores are in prime, central the scene where leases are more expensive in comparison to out of township Extras and Superstores.” It said it has no plans to roll-out the cost change to larger stores. The supermarket has almost 3,500 storages in the UK of which around 2,700 are convenience store, including 1,749 Express shops, 776 One-Stop, and 172 Metro stores.…

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