By Ross Findon
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Fossil hunting on Brook Beach has been listed by Visit England as one of the best simple pleasures. Picture by Jennifer Burton.
SEARCHING for fossils on an Isle of Wight beach has been listed as one of the UK’s best simple pleasures in a new list compiled by Visit England.
The national tourist organisation placed fossil hunting on Brook Beach as number 15 on the list of 25 activities chosen by parents.
The list has been accompanied by a special Winnie-The-Pooh story, in which Pooh and Christopher Robin set off to visit the top ten.
Number one on the list was enjoying a fish supper on Blackpool Pier, while other activities included watching puffins on the Farne Islands and trying to make the Queen’s Guard laugh at Buckingham Palace.
See the list and read the story below:
Visit England Simple Pleasures
Friday, December 9, 2016
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Log-in or register to comment on this story. See our House Rules here.
By ticking "Remember me" you agree to a cookie being stored on your computer - no personal data is shared.
Any views or opinions presented in the comments above are solely those of the author and do not represent those of the Isle of Wight County Press.
IWCP v4.0 © Isle of Wight County Press 2016. All Rights Reserved. Web Design By Matrix Create.
Contact Us | Disclaimer
| Cookies | Links | Sitemap
Isle of Wight County Press Ltd. Registered office: Brannon House, 123 Pyle Street,
Newport, Isle of Wight PO30 1ST. Registered in England. Registered number: 1342243.