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England’s most beautiful places: 17 picture-perfect villages

by KatieRowe

April 25 2017 in Weekend ideas

Recently, the Sunday Times published a list of the most beautiful villages in Britain, and while most of us can’t foot the bill to live in these often-pricey locales, visiting a village is a great alternative and the perfect tonic for the stresses of city…

Isles of Scilly

Things to do this weekend: Rock pooling and bunny hunting

by Melissa Brobby

March 28 2017 in Weekend ideas

Exploration is a big theme this weekend with all sorts of activities and events to discover across England, from a literature festival in Oxford to the far reaches of Lancashire. We’re also still celebrating English Tourism Week with some great…

Mother's Day Afternoon Tea, Dreamland, Kent

Things to do this weekend: cream teas and vintage treasure hunting

by Melissa Brobby

March 20 2017 in Weekend ideas

Spring has well and truly sprung, and to top it off  English Tourism Week begins on 25th March. Not only is this a week jam-packed with great events up and down the country, but there are also some great discounts to be had with discounted entries and more, says…

Things to do this weekend: Free thinking and toe-tapping jazz

by Melissa Brobby

March 13 2017 in Weekend ideas

This weekend is packed with cultural, and fun, things to do across England, whether it’s discovering the glamour of the ‘30s, or learning about one of Brighton’s most iconic buildings, says Danielle Jones. 


Follow their footsteps: England’s leading literary ladies


February 23 2017 in Weekend ideas

Some of England’s best-known and most-respected women authors worked hard during their lives to promote positive action for women in the ongoing fight for gender equality. To celebrate International Women’s Day, find out more about these boundary-breaking…


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