Cross Moor Drove & Middle Rhyne, Somerset.

When I headed up the M5 to Crook Peak, I was also chasing another, very different, kind of commons experience. I spend a fair amount of time online exploring the nation’s commons by zooming in and out of DEFRA’s map of common land, and I noticed that just south of Crook Peak, starting at theContinue reading “Cross Moor Drove & Middle Rhyne, Somerset.”

Langport & Tintinhull Commons & a plastic gnome

Sunday, I was still waiting for the car’s air-con to be fixed, but it was cool enough after a week of heat to drive for an hour, so I headed off to Langport, in the South-Eastern corner of the Somerset Levels. Langport has a couple of commons on its North-Western edge, and I found aContinue reading “Langport & Tintinhull Commons & a plastic gnome”