A Dartmoor Blog

A blog by the General Manager for the National Trust on Dartmoor. My patch covers Lydford Gorge, Finch Foundry, Parke and Sexton’s Cottage – our shop in Widecombe along with 6500 acres of countryside including much of the Plym Valley upstream from Shaugh Prior, Hembury and Holne Woods, 1200 acres of woodland in the Teign Valley and Plym Bridge on the outskirts of Plymouth.

A Little Bit of Stone

Lots of hyperlocal news, events, information and tit-bits from the lovely town of Stone in Staffordshire

Abergavenny Now

News, views and events for Abergavenny and the surrounding areas.
We also aim to provide young people with access to information on events and clubs in their area.


Abergele local news, history and community information.

Acocks Green Focus Group

The blog of Acocks Green Focus Group – a local campaign group concentrating on the fixed features of Acocks Green.

We ‘focus’ on both appearance of the area campaigning both to conserve the good and to improve the not so good. We have good relations with many BCC officers and councillors, but will also ask questions, criticise and campaign where necessary.

Aggborough and Spennells Community Connect

The website is aimed at those who live and work in the Aggborough and Spennells areas. We are several groups of enthusiastic local residents and we believe this is a GREAT area with a fantastic community spirit.

We want this site to support and develop on the many local initiatives already started in the area and help to facilitate new projects.