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OS Wallpaper Download: June 2021
To celebrate the release of the new edition OS Explorer maps for the Lake District, this months' free wallpaper download is of Castlerigg Stone Circle, near Keswick.
OS Wallpaper: May 2021
If you are lucky enough to live near one of Britain's ancient woodlands, at this time of the year you may find a carpet of bluebells covering the ground between the trees. This photo by OS team member Liz Beverly was taken this week in Hampshire.
OS Wallpaper: April 2021
For most of the country, spring has sprung, and if you are exploring many parts of the country you'll find lambs playing in newly lush fields. This photo by Lewis Clarke was taken in April 2014.
OS Wallpaper: March 2021
It's the first day of meteorological spring (you have to wait until 20 March for astronomical spring). This picture by Norma Sartoretto of Crummock Water in the Lake District shows green shoots on the lowest areas, while the cooler hills are still held fast by winter.
OS Wallpaper: February 2021
We asked on Social Media for your best winter snow images and the response was amazing! This photo by Jermaine Reid captures a dramatic sunrise over Parkhouse Hill and Chrome Hill in the Peak District
OS Wallpaper: January 2021
The light fails on a tranquil winter’s evening over the River Test near Mottisfont in this photo submitted by Ordnance Survey's own Tim Newman, taken just a couple of weeks ago.
OS Wallpaper: 2020 roundup
Pick your favourite free wallpaper download from the last 12 months.
OS Wallpaper: December 2020
Low light and frost-covered landscape combine to give Lichfield Cathedral an ethereal quality in this photo submitted by Tim Wayne all the way back in 2015.
OS Wallpaper: November 2020
Changing colours and low sun in November can combine to give dramatic image effects. This photo by Andy Stephenson uses a low angle to highlight the amazing shade of the fallen leaves
OS Wallpaper: October 2020
It's harder to get outside as days get shorter and colder, but GetOutside Champion Tom Wake still managed to catch this Barn Own while out for a run.