Tag Archives: Countryside recreation

Coping with the Staycation

Ten Tors crowd on Dartmoor

This year has been unprecedented in so many ways but just one of the unforeseen effects of the Covid-19 pandemic has been the extraordinary rise in the number of people visiting the countryside.  Throughout the lockdown period people took advantage of the good weather to explore footpaths and beauty spots close to their homes, while the authorities argued about how far it was safe to travel to take exercise.   Continue reading