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We're spilling the beans on the coolest places to visit in England and sharing expert advice from those in the know. Stick with us as we get under the cobbled streets, rolling fields and beaches that make up this fine country, showcasing the country's hidden gems and reminding you about the famous sites and experiences that are on your doorstep.

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Things To Do This Weekend: Culinary vamps and light up dogs

by Melissa Brobby

October 21 2016 in Things to do

Halloween 2016 is creeping towards us, so this weekend is set to be full of spooky goings on and night time activities. Why not visit the vampires of Newcastle for a questionably tasty feast? Or if you’re after something less ghoulish, you can dress your…

Brighton Pavilion in the snow

Five historical events happening this Christmas

by Melissa Brobby

October 20 2016 in Things to do

Christmas often brings feelings of nostalgia, and this winter you can step back in time to some festive periods from England’s past. If you're thinking about what to do this Christmas, we've rounded up some historical days out, including a Victorian Yule…

Kaboom at Castle Howard

Bonfire Night: Five of the best firework displays in England

by Melissa Brobby

October 18 2016 in Things to do

Remember, remember the 5th of November; once famous for the failed Gunpowder Plot of Guy Fawkes and his associates, but now a more modern association would be with sparklers, fireworks and hotdogs. With most English towns and cities hosting their own bonfire…

Juice Festival, Newcastle

Things to do this weekend: Doodle day and glowing nights

by Melissa Brobby

October 17 2016 in Things to do

There’s so much to do this weekend, whether you’re young or old, with a massive doodle-fest in Bristol or a luminescent bike ride in Portsmouth. For a step back into the past, why not visit the Cotswolds for a steam train ride and yummy local fare suggests…


Things to do this weekend: Comic art and cocktails galore

by Melissa Brobby

October 7 2016 in Things to do

Chase off the autumn chill with a few tasty cocktails in Leeds, then scare your socks off with a nail biting experience in Staffordshire. If you prefer your villains in 2D form, then a trip to Kendal will show you some of the most amazing comic art the world…

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