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National parks in England and Wales.

John Dower

National parks in England and Wales.

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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • National parks and reserves

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: Ministry of Town and Country Planning.

    StatementPresented by the Minister of Town and Country Planning to Parliament by command of His Majesty, May 1945.
    SeriesCmd. 6628
    ContributionsGreat Britain. Town and Country Planning, Ministry of
    The Physical Object
    Pagination57 p. map.
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14917278M


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A pilot scheme launched to promote wild camping in two of England’s national parks is charging £20 a night. So, it’s not really wild or really free Thu 30 May EDT Last modified on. The national parks, which this year celebrate the 50th birthday of the legislation that created them, cover seven per cent of England and Wales.

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