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Roly Smith

Roly Smith is the writer, editor, and author of 70 books about the British countryside. Formerly chairman of the national Outdoor Writers' and Photographers' Guild, he is now its president. Roly enjoyed a 20-year career in journalism before becoming Head of Information Services with Britain's busiest National Park, the Peak District, for 13 years. He is the author of AA Publishing's National Parks of Britain , World Heritage Sites of Britain , and Heritage Landscapes .