Hartshead Moor, M62
On a misty November day you can almost forget the traffic thundering past on the motorway and imagine yourself on a peaceful woodland walk.
Sadly, the area was not so peaceful on February 4th 1974 when a bomb expoded on a coach traveling along the M62. Twelve people, including two children were killed, and many others injured. There is a memorial marking the event outside the main building.
Travel and the Cesky Terrier