A Virtual Stroll Around the Walls of Chester
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After well over ten years, we're still delighted with the range and standard of services offered by our internet service provider- Plus Net
For a free hit counter, stats service and visitor's book plus free internet and site-specific search engines and much, much more, visit Bravenet
A truly invaluable site!- for free tech help with all your computer problems- no matter what platform- provided by a dedicated team of volunteers, you must visit Protonic
All manner of Mac-specific help and advice is available at the MacWorld UK Forums
The one and only, world-famous forum of bad online design: Web Pages That Suck (please let us never be featured here!)
All the wonders of YouTube in a brilliantly organised and acessible form- hours of entertainment are guaranteed at StumbleVideo
How did the internet look and work when it was new? Tons of fascinating information at The Internet Archive
A collection of truly magnificent desktop pictures for Mac and PC may be found at Blue Sky Heart- you've never seen anything like these!
Easy, browser-based access to thousands of newsgroups at Google Groups.
Watch movies online! A bewildering array of entertainment in a wide range of categories- free and legal- Free Movies Cinema
Watch UK TV online! Free and legal- TV Catchup
A comprehensive source of Freeware and Shareware for Mac and PC: Download.com
Apple's own page of recommended freeware and shareware- OS X Downloads.
Photography Links Top of page
We've occasionally been know to be critical of poorly built and maintained local websites, but not this one: you'll definitely enjoy your visit to the galleries of the Chester Photographic Society.
A photographic portrait of Britain as she was: the world-famous Francis Frith Collection
comedians by our friend Andy Hollingworth at
Online website. Brilliant.
Environmental Links Top of page
The excellent Friends of the Earth site. Check out Factory Watch- enter your postcode to receive full details of your local polluters- prepare for a shock!
Of interest to UK cyclists and walkers: The Sustrans Home Page and the excellent website of the Chester Cycling Campaign: news of Chester's slowly improving cycling scene, a bewildering array of worldwide cycling links and much more...
Dying for a Big Mac? (not the computer, the dead cow-in-a-bun variety) The enormous and illuminating McSpotlight site may make you think again!
Welcome to the Country Landowners Association's website
The UK Department of the Environment and Transport: The DETR website
Miscellaneous Links (updated December 2008) Top of page
Simply one of the most beautiful and entertaining websites we've seen: Orisinal. Comprising a collection of simply perfect little games accompanied by charming music, Orisinal is much more- don't miss this one!
Truly strange behaviour from all over the world: News of the Weird!
Talking of weird, here's a website devoted to recording the strange and wonderful ways people have contrived to meet their maker: "Honoring those who improve the species...by accidentally removing themselves from it!"- the Darwin Awards
Hoping to eventually include the text of every book ever printed! - and there's thousands here already- Project Gutenberg
Ditto this site: The World Wide Web Virtual Library Who said computers killed reading?
Great books online and much more- dictionaries, thesauri, searchable collections of quotations etc: all at Bartleby.com
Guardian and The
here is the comprehensive Encyclopedia
(on our own site)
If you happen to come across any dead links
here, we'd appreciate knowing about it! We try to add new material regularly, so keep looking in. Your contributions and constructive criticism are most welcome!
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