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10 interesting facts about Trig Points in the UK

10 interesting facts about Trig Points in the UK

Posted by Spotty Otter on 10th May 2023

What are Trig Points?In the United Kingdom, trig points are typically concrete pillars and were erected by the Ordnance Survey. The process of placing trig points on top of prominent hills and mountains began in 1935 to assist in the accurate retriangulation of Great Britain. Here are 10 facts we love about Trig points in the UK:1- In the United Kingdom, trig points are typically concrete pillars …
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20 Fun activities to enjoy during National Walking Month

20 Fun activities to enjoy during National Walking Month

Posted by Spotty Otter on 29th Apr 2023

May is National Walking Month. A month that means we should consider the health and wellbeing benefits of walking, keeping active and being outdoors. Getting outside is free and fun, here at Spotty Otter we are passionate about getting kids out in the great outdoors. We have shared 20 easy activities that will keep your kids entertained while out on a walk, we also have FREE pr …
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​The Positive Effects of Nature on Children.

​The Positive Effects of Nature on Children.

Posted by Kate Reeves on 18th Apr 2023

Our Spotty Otter Snowdonia National Park family Ambassadors can always be found outside enjoying the beautiful world around them. Give them a follow here. Kate has shared this blog with us all about the positive effects of Nature for your kids. “The natural world is the greatest source of excitement.”Sir David Attenborough certainly knows what he’s talking about! I have been lucky in m …
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What is Earth Day

What is Earth Day

Posted by Spotty Otter on 18th Apr 2023

What is Earth Day?What is Earth Day is and how did it got started? Earth Day is an annual event celebrated around the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for the protection of the environment. Earth Day started in 1970 in America as a way to focus people’s attention on environmental issues. In 1990 Earth Day went global, and today billions of people around the world participate in s …
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