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Liz Paterson is art editor of Practical Motorhome.

Liz Paterson is art editor of Practical Motorhome. She’s the one who designs the magazine and chooses which pictures we publish. She has toured all over the UK and mainland Europe in motorhomes down the years, overseeing our photoshoots. This is her new blog series ‘Picture of the Week,’ in which she selects a striking image from our picture library archive.

 

Photograph by

Tim Andrew

Where in the World?

 Burnsall, Yorkshire Dales

When was it published?

Practical Motorhome, December issue, 2004

What Motorhome?

Eura Mobil Integra I 866 EB-L 

 

 

 

 

General 1

Why tour here?

Dan Wright said:


"I'm about as far from a Yorkshireman as you could get: Home Counties born and bred, big fan of quiche and I have been known to call a spade a 'multi-purpose garden implement'. Yet somehow, the Dales feel like home to me. Little has changed here over recent years: architecture and landscape blend organically and the few large towns are based around centuries-old market squares. There's little of the disposability of modern life here: everything's built to last.


"Walkers and motorists love the panoramas here, yet we found the towns and villages just as welcoming, with fine local food and drink throughout the region.


"This picture was taken at Burnsall one summer evening with a cricket match playing out. Burnsall is north of Bolton Abbey, and one of the loveliest villages in the Dales."

 

Previous 'Pictures of the Week':

No.1: Polignano a Mare, Puglia, Italy

No.2: Waterville, Ring of Kerry, Ireland

 

 

 

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