Day 07 Across the Pennines to Yorkshire May 29th 2010 Today is not very nice. We woke up to find it raining and very grey and cool.
Originally we were going to go shopping at Tesco and the various stores around the Reebok Stadium precinct but decided to head off straight to Huddersfield instead. We travelled over the M62 in pouring rain. During this part of the trip we actually crossed the highest motorway in the UK at Saddleworth Moor. A high poi ... read more
Europe » United Kingdom » England » West Yorkshire » Huddersfield Great Britain, the dominant industrial and maritime power of the 19th century, played a leading role in developing parliamentary democracy and in advancing literature and science. At its zenith, the British Empire stretched over one-fourth of the ear... ... read more