Where can I fly my drone in the UK?

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Nantcol Waterfalls added to Rivers and Canals in Wales by Anonymous on 15/09/2017

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Co-ordinates: 52.82254, -4.067613 • what3words: ///rainy.weddings.bandwagon

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Alderman Kneeshaw fields (By Zilla)

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Co-ordinates: 53.76839, -0.2568 • what3words: ///start.builds.gown

lord line (By Zilla)

Lord line buildings in Central Hull lost to explore inside and out loads of amazing art work all over ...

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Co-ordinates: 53.72973, -0.36509 • what3words: ///diner.cope.became

Great Orme Summit (By DavyAerial)

The Great Orme in Llandudno North Wales is a great place to visit. So much to do there. A 4000 year old copper mine, ski slope, churches, the summit complex. A great walk and drive. Plenty of places to park and explore.

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Co-ordinates: 53.33276, -3.853625 • what3words: ///reputable.fiction.comments

Church In The Sea (By DavyAerial)

Church in the sea on Anglesey. A very strange place for a church on a tiny island not much bigger than the church itself. Quite easy to find, but limited parking as its down a farm lane once off the main roads. Different view depending on whether the tide is in or out. Also right next door to Anglesey race circuit which is also worth a visit for car and bike fans. Its also where they film a lot of '5th Gear' track action amongst other things.

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Co-ordinates: 53.18542, -4.49203 • what3words: ///litigate.geek.topic

Penmon Lighthouse (By DavyAerial)

Penmon Lighthouse, Anglesey North Wales. A lighthouse near Beaumaris, looking over to the mainland of Wales of Llandudno and surrounding areas. Very popular place to visit. Nice little cafe. Plenty of space to park either back down the road or pay the toll to drive right up to the lighthouse. It is a popular area for people with campervans to stay overnight and for people wanting to watch the sunset.

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Co-ordinates: 53.31295, -4.040726 • what3words: ///witty.blazing.fully

South Stack Lighthouse - Anglesey (By DavyAerial)

South Stack Lighthouse, Holyhead North Wales. A famous lighthouse right on the far tip of Anglesey. Easy to find and park up in the pay and display car park. You can walk around the area for free but you have to pay if you want to visit the lighthouse. Nice cafe and area to enjoy your visit there. Can be very windy here so make sure you pick a calm day if you're wanting to fly.

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Co-ordinates: 53.30683, -4.699124 • what3words: ///fixated.compliant.lends

Porth Wen Brickworks (By DavyAerial)

A great site of an old brickworks. Old buildings and great beaches. Tip of Anglesey, North Wales. Not easy to park as its on an old single lane road but parking can be found. There is debate on the island if its private or not, but the landowner does nothing to stop people visiting and its open to walk to without crossing fences etc. Its a very popular area in the summer but its a bit of a secret too, mainly used by locals. Well worth a visit and if everyone leaves it how they find it I cant see visits stopping anytime soon.

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Co-ordinates: 53.42451, -4.406384 • what3words: ///dawn.grins.fastening

Parys Mountain Copper Mine - Anglesey (By DavyAerial)

A very spectacular area to fly. Looks like a different planet, very Mars like. An old Copper mine on Anglesey, North Wales. Very easy to park, loads of parking spaces and free to roam around.

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Co-ordinates: 53.38873, -4.342603 • what3words: ///remaking.totally.opposite

Dolbadarn Castle - Llanberis (By DavyAerial)

A great place for flying and a day out at the lake in Llanberis, North Wales. Parking is easy as there is a small area at the entrance to where the castle is. It's easy to find also. Head into Llanberis and before you enter the town it is on the right when you come out of the 40 zone. Great views of the castle, two lakes and the Snowdonia Mountain range. It is also down the road from the train that takes you up Snowdon.

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Co-ordinates: 53.11652, -4.114282 • what3words: ///buggy.optimists.fondest

Pilling amenity area (By MartG1960)

Pilling amenity area, overlooking Morecambe Bay
Free car parking
Tidal marshland ideal for low flying practice ( though not too low ! )
Keep an eye out for microlights flying from one of several landing fields in the area

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Co-ordinates: 53.93853, -2.893792 • what3words: ///potential.date.crumple


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