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BBC Countryfile magazine – Issue 158 – December 2019

P4 and P33, Viscum album, Mistletoe - Image ID: CWPK2X, flowerphotos

P4, Cute Grey Seal Pup on Winterton/ Horsey Gap Beach/ North Norfolk/ England/ UK/ British Isle. - Image ID: K76XM7, Stephen Harper

P8, Sprouts commercially grown crop view of plants ready for harvest in frosty weather Norfolk UK January - Image ID: B7J7GP, Gary K Smith

P10, Barn Owl (Tyto alba) adult, sleeping on post at dusk, Norfolk, England, march - Image ID: CRNBPJ, FLPA

P12, Gooseneck or goose barnacles - lepas anatifera - washed up on beach - Image ID: R43H67, Kay Roxby

P13, Richard Adams Watership Down paperback book cover - Image ID: FYHJFY, Chris Howes/Wild Places Photography

P14, Sheep being exhibited in the Christmas fatstock show held at Uppingham in the county of Uppingham, UK - Image ID: F7R5TF, Jim Harrison

P18-19, Gold Hill Shaftesbury Dorset after a fall of snow and lit by an evening sunset on a cold January winters evening - Image ID: M021N1, ALAN MORGAN PHOTOGRAPHY

P20, Charmouth, Dorset, UK. 18th March 2018. UK Weather. A light dusting of snow on the cliffs at Charmouth in Dorset looking towards Golden Cap. Picture Credit: Graham Hunt/Alamy Live News - Image ID: M8J151

P20, Frosty morning at Cerne Abbas Giant, Dorset, England, UK - Image ID: F1XK6A, Graham Hunt

P23, The Abbey Church of St Mary The Virgin, Sherborne, Dorset, England - Image ID: KC6WBD, Josie Elias

P24, Fallow deer Dama dama a white buck in the early morning mist during the rut at Petworth, West Sussex England in October 2016 - Image ID: H614T1, Martin Chapman

P27, Maiden Castle, Dorchester, Dorset, UK. 2nd Feb, 2019. UK Weather. A wintry view of the iron age hill fort of Maiden Castle near Dorchester in Dorset as the snow begins to thaw on a clear sunny morning as the temperatures begin to rise. Picture Credit: Graham Hunt/Alamy Live News - Image ID: RHCCXC

P28, The ruins of Knowlton Church in Dorset on a frosty winter morning - Image ID: AT4RTG, Adam Burton

P28, UK England Dorset Evershot Village thatched cottage near St Osmunds church - Image ID: B2YM1F, travelib prime

P28, The Church of St Mary The Virgin at Powerstock Dorset England UK - Image ID: C01M8M, ian woolcock

P34, Druids cutting mistletoe in the forest watched by Roman soldiers. Hand-colored steel engraving - Image ID: AXJBTC, North Wind Picture Archives

P34, Aeneas And The Golden Bough - Image ID: D85K81, Chronicle

P37, Tenbury Wells annual Christmas Mistletoe and Holly Auction. - Image ID: BX7JK0, Simon Hadley

P37, Mistletoe Lecture - Image ID: ANJY34 or G37XHH, Chronicle

P38, Viscum album. Mistletoe on apple trees in an orchard in the english countryside. Herefordshire, UK - Image ID: RGT4TF, Tim Gainey

P38, English mistletoe growing in an apple tree orchard in Shropshire.A traditional Christmas decoration.UK a parasitic plant Xmas - Image ID: DWXWTJ, christopher jones

P45, Sign on a rural grass verge indicating that the grass should not be cut due to rare plants growing on it. - Image ID: F2B28F, Stephen Barnes/Farming

P50, People watching the Horsey Gap seal colony. - Image ID: KJ70AR, Tony Watson

P50, Grey seal pup, Halichoerus grypus, with rubbish, on the breeding beaches at Horsey, Norfolk, UK. - Image ID: M8WFN4, David Martin

P51, Animals in love. Wild seal lovers having sex on the beach. Passionate kiss during sexual intercourse. Emotions and feelings in nature. Funny meme imag - Image ID: 2A669CP, Ian Dyball

P51, Colony of Grey Seals, Halichoerus grypus, hauled up on a sandy beach at Horsey, Norfolk, England - Image ID: DY30JP, geogphotos

P60, woman walking dog on a path on Ilkley Moor on a frosty early morning looking at countryside views of a cloud inversion, Wharfe valley, Yorkshire, UK - Image ID: J67671, Rebecca Cole

P61, GB - WORCESTERSHIRE: Wintertime along River Avon - Image ID: AGFRX5, nagelestock.com

P61, Walkers on the cliff tops above the Stacks of Duncansby, Duncansby Head behind, near John o'Groats, Caithness, Scotland, UK - Image ID: EH5H8E, Vincent Lowe

P62, Cordinas Union of Welsh Independents Incorporated Choir sing Christmas carols at Trafalgar Square, Central London, England. Dec. 19, 2018 - Image ID: R9D204, Judi Saunders

P62, Aberystwyth, Wales, UK. 21st Dec, 2014. A woman gathering holly and ivy from a woodland on Solstice Day, the traditional start of the pagan Yule Festival season, to make Christmas decorations for her home. Holly, Ivy and other greenery such as Mistletoe were originally used in pre-Christian times to help celebrate the Winter Solstice Festival and ward off evil spirits and to celebrate new growth. Credit: keith morris / Alamy Live News - Image ID: ECX9GR

P62, Room with a view - Image ID: EXMRJN, Claire Willans

P63, STONEHENGE, Wiltshire. General view of Stonehenge at sunrise. - Image ID: KF04YM, Arcaid Images

P63, People enjoying snow, sunshine and sandwiches with pet dog at the summit of Pen-y-ghent, one of the famous Yorkshire Three Peaks mountains - Image ID: F71TCB, Rebecca Cole

P80, Man wearing holly crown smiling Tudor Christmas in Haddon Hall in Derbyshire Peak District England - Image ID: F0NTEH, Roy Childs

P81, Haddon Hall Dining Room at Christmas, Derbyshire, England, UK - Image ID: BT3RMG, Mark Titterton

P81, Medieval manor house Haddon Hall near Bakewell Peak District Derbyshire England - Image ID: F0NTE0, Roy Childs

P82, River Derwent,Bakewell - Image ID: BYRXE0, Barry Levers

P83,  Calke Abbey, an early 18thC baroque mansion near Ticknall, Derbyshire, England, UK - Image ID: FX6F04, Ian Dagnall

P83, The North front of Kedleston Hall, Kedleston, Derbyshire, England, UK - Image ID: KF4PNR, John Keates

P83, Tissington Hall in the quaint village of Tissington in the Peak District Derbyshire England - Image ID: EW615D, Roy Childs

P85, Hillsborough castle, winter snow - Image ID: T39M75, Stephen Emerson

P86, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK. 20th January, 2016. The National Trust owned Newton House in the Carmarthenshire village of Llandeilo wakes up to a thick blanket of frost as temperatures dip to minus 8 across the country. Credit: James Davies/Alamy Live News - Image ID: FC2C7G

P87, Dinefwr Castle Tywi Valley llandeilo Carmarthenshire on a frosty December morning Wales Cymru UK GB - Image ID: BX217R, joan gravell

P87, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK. 20th January, 2016. A herd of Deer at Dinefwr Park forage in the frosty fields near Llandeilo Carmarthenshire, as Wales wakes up to a thick blanket of frost as temperatures dip to minus 8 across the region. Credit: James Davies/Alamy Live News - Image ID: FC2E9T

P87, Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK. 20th January, 2016. A walker crosses a frosty field against the frosty backdrop of Dinefwr country Park in Llandeilo, West Wales as temperatures in the region dip to minus 8. Credit: James Davies/Alamy Live News - Image ID: FC2EA5

P91, Cotehele, Cornwall, UK. 14th November 2012. 14 11 2012Picture By Sean Hernon Despite a very tough growing year, National Trust staff, volunteers and members of the public at Cotehele in Cornwall, are just starting the meticulous process of creating the longest Christmas garland at any Trust property in the country Credit: Sean Hernon / Alamy Live News - Image ID: D01DCN

P94-95, Waddesdon Manor at Christmas - Image ID: R8GFRA, Susie Kearley

P96, Castle Howard and Christmas - Image ID: M6NY4G, Gary Turner Shutterspot Photography

P97, Snow in the Grounds of Holkham Hall - Image ID: BHMXM1, Janice Alamanou

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24 minutes ago, VbFolly said:

BBC Countryfile magazine – Issue 158 – December 2019

 

 

P83, The North front of Kedleston Hall, Kedleston, Derbyshire, England, UK - Image ID: KF4PNR, John Keates

 

 

VbFolly, many thanks for finding one of mine.

 

John.

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5 minutes ago, Stokie said:

 

VbFolly, many thanks for finding one of mine.

 

John.

You're welcome, John.

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3 hours ago, Nigel Kirby said:

Guardian Online    02/12/19
https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2019/dec/02/locals-guide-cork-city-ireland-top-10-tips
Andy Gibson    Young woman walks past the fountain in Fitzgerald's Park Cork, Ireland. - Image ID: GG2WNN

Thanks for the spot, Nigel!

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thesun.co.uk/money/3159105/lisa-lifetime-isa-deadline-providers-buy-house-retirement/

 

 

Brian Jackson

Saving to buy a house Stock Photo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/nov/27/ikea-steps-up-drive-to-become-carbon-neutral-with-extra-200m

Electric car charging points at ikea’s new store in North Greenwich, London. Photograph: UrbanImages/Alamy Stock Photo

 

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/nov/30/country-diary-a-perfect-setting-for-dramatic-folktales

of the sculpting of the rock; of green diffused light reflected off moving water and mossed walls.’ Photograph: Warren Kovach/Alamy

 

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/nov/30/slaughter-of-the-songbirds-the-fight-against-frances-barbaric-glue-traps-aoe

French hunters claim to be defenders of ecology. Photograph: Serge Mouraret/Alamy

 

 

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La Piedra, Guatape Colombia. (about 700 steps) Australian Readers Digest December 2019.  Half page, heavy cropping to steps.

 

Alamy and photographer credit.   Image BROKER

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Pleasure Andy
Nigel


Guardian Online    02/12/19
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/dec/02/nhs-winter-crisis-extra-beds-created-by-52-per-cent-of-uk-hospitals
keith morris    An empty NHS hospital bed on a ward UK - Image ID: DDJNCW

Guardian Online    03/12/19
https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/dec/03/at-least-135000-children-in-britain-will-be-homeless-at-christmas
Liam Norris     Young boy putting up christmas tree lights - Image ID: DWBW8R

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14 hours ago, VbFolly said:

BBC Countryfile magazine – Issue 158 – December 2019

 

P12, Gooseneck or goose barnacles - lepas anatifera - washed up on beach - Image ID: R43H67, Kay Roxby

 

thanks for the spot!

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GUY CORBISHLEY / Alamy Live News: Telegraph pictures of the day (online) 3rd Dec.

 

London, UK. 2nd Dec, 2019. Christmas house lights display in Welling. Bishop Jonathan Blake (pictured) and his family have decorated their home every year since 2002. For some of the local children, 'the Christmas House' as they call it, is a vital part of their Christmas experience. Bishop Blake will use this year’s light display to help raise funds to provide clean water to Tiaba Nyass, a small village in the Gambia. Credit: Guy Corbishley/Alamy Live News Stock Photo

 

 

PAUL BIGGINS / Alamy Live News: Telegraph pictures of the day (online) 3rd Dec.

 

Godshill, New Forest, Hampshire, UK. 2nd December 2019, Weather: Meteorological winter is off to a cold and frosty start in The New Forest National Park with temperatures dropping to minus 3 by early morning. Hardy New Forest ponies graze on the frozen grass at sunrise. Credit: Paul Biggins/Alamy Live News Stock Photo

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Your welcome Paul, and thanks for the spot Albertsnapper
Steve


03/12/2019, Guardian, p7, tribute to victims of London Bridge attack, 2ACBGM2, Tommy London [via Live news]
03/12/2019, Guardian, p36, Stasi Museum in Berlin, RY25EC, Joko/Arco Images GmbH [no credit - poss not via Alamy]
03/12/2019, Guardian, p45, students using laptops, EPAECD, Lev Dolgachov

 

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Guardian Online  
03.12.19

https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/dec/03/country-diary-marsh-harriers-fly-low-in-the-orange-glow-of-the-sallows
EWRNTR  Christopher Cook  Marsh Harrier
https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2019/dec/03/snails-14000-teeth-notes-queries
AT4T2D  Nigel Cattlin  Garden snail Cornu aspersum moving over vegetable leaf
https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2019/dec/03/10-great-travel-book-gifts-christmas-2019
AWYWJ9  The National Trust Photolibrary/Steve Atkins  Sunrise at Corfe Castle from East Hill

 

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Stairs in San juan de Gaztelugatxe. Basque Country - Stock Image

 

Two page spread in Australian Readers Digest December 2019. Unusually no credit given.

San Juan de Gaztelugatxe stairs on the Basque Coast.     G5H7AB  Mimadeo  / Alamy Stock Photo

 
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03/12/2019 Daily Mail (print)

Thumbs up hand gesture made by a hand in a yellow rubber cleaning glove. M698M0 Ink Drop

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Guardian Online    03/12/19
https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2019/dec/03/send-tip-hidden-uk-gem-win-200-pound-hotel-voucher
rsdphotography      An independent record shop on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh, Scotland - Image ID: DH8FDE
Guardian Online    04/12/19
https://www.theguardian.com/money/2019/dec/04/opodo-booking-flights-complaint-refund
M4OS Photos   The Opodo website on an iPad tablet device which rests on a wooden table beside a notepad and pencil and a cup of coffee (Editorial only) - Image ID: KRT208

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Daily Mail on line :

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-7750489/Edinburgh-named-best-city-Britain-Christmas-shopping-Sheffield-bottom.html

 

 

Evening view of funfair at annual Edinburgh Christmas Market in Scotland, United Kingdom
Contributor: Iain Masterton / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: KMBFBK
Evening view of funfair at annual Edinburgh Christmas Market in Scotland, United Kingdom Stock Photo
 
Princes Square Glasgow christmas decorations 2016
Contributor: Kay Roxby / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: HAKHT2
Princes Square Glasgow christmas decorations 2016 Stock Photo
 
Christmas Market, Oxford Castle
Contributor: Nikreates / Alamy Stock Photo
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Christmas Market, Oxford Castle Stock Photo
 
Newcastle Christmas Market 2017, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK
Contributor: Washington Imaging / Alamy Stock Photo
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Newcastle Christmas Market 2017, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK Stock Photo
 
Christmas tree and christmas lights at Belfast City Hall Northern Ireland - archive image
Contributor: Radharc Images / Alamy Stock Photo
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Christmas tree and christmas lights at Belfast City Hall Northern Ireland - archive image Stock Photo
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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04/12/2019, Guardian, p13, Ben Bradshaw with anti-Brexit supporters, RT1EK3, imageplotter

 

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1 hour ago, Martyn said:

Daily Mail on line :

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-7750489/Edinburgh-named-best-city-Britain-Christmas-shopping-Sheffield-bottom.html

 
Princes Square Glasgow christmas decorations 2016
Contributor: Kay Roxby / Alamy Stock Photo
Image ID: HAKHT2
 

Thanks for that Martyn 

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