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Fiona Bruce

Antiques Roadshow comes to Somerset

As its presenter Fiona Bruce says, the Antiques Roadshow is ‘history, beauty and drama all wrapped up in one.’

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Baka Beyond

Exeter Castle hosts Oktoberfest

Exeter Castle plays host to Oktoberfest, a wonderful weekend of live entertainment in a beautiful setting on 25-27 September.

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John, Grace, Mary and Bert Middleton stroll down Kinder Road past the transformed 'Hankins' Photos: BBC/Company Pictures/Stuart Wood

On set in Hayfield with the new series of BBC’s The Village

As BBC’s The Village returns to our screens Andrew Griffiths, who visited Hayfield during filming, takes a look at what’s in store

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Augill is a fairytale castle

Historic places to stay in and around the Lake District

Lakeland Life takes a look at some of the most interesting places to stay in and around the Lake District

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The Yew Walk at Antony. ©NTPL/Andrew Butler

Discover Cornwall’s stately houses

In stark contrast to the humble cottages in Cornwall’s villages, the county’s grand stately houses stand as reminders of the power and wealth of its most influential families

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Events

Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire hosts 7th Annual Terry Fox 5K run for cancer charities

Sunday, October 5, 2014 guarantees to be an afternoon of family fun – and all for a wonderful cause.

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Surrey Wildlife Trust events diary 2012 - conservation, walks and discovery

Surrey Wildlife Trust events diary 2014 - conservation, walks and discovery

Surrey Wildlife Trust reveal what to keep an eye out for this month and where you can join them for nature related events in Surrey...

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Ladies of the Press

Wirksworth Festival Mini Guide

Held from 5th-21st September, this year’s packed festival promises an eclectic mix of art, music, dance and drama

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Alice and the White Rabbit

Melbourne Festival Mini Guide

This year is the Festival’s 10th anniversary and the organising team are determined to make it the best ever. Concerts and performances run from 6th–27th September, while the renowned Art & Architecture Trail takes place on 13th and 14th September

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Gloucester Cathedral will host Crucible2 sculpture exhibition from 1 September-31 October. Photographs (c) Steve Russell, courtesy  Gallery Pangolin

Sculpture exhibition Crucible2 returns to Gloucester Cathedral from 1 September

After almost two years of planning Crucible2 will be open to the public from 1 September to 31 October 2014. This eagerly anticipated, FREE exhibition of contemporary sculpture will be on show at Gloucester Cathedral featuring 100 works of art by 61 sculptors, many of them internationally acclaimed artists.

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Holidays E-Edition

Holidays E-Edition

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Walks

Village of Arncliffe

Yorkshire Dales Walk - Arncliffe and Kettlewell

Take these moorland tracks and riverside paths for a perfect early summer walk

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Nunnington Hall

North Yorkshire Walk - Nunnington Hall, Ryedale

Enjoy a walk that takes you back in time along river paths and farm tracks

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St Catherines, Birtles, a Grade 2 listed building

Cheshire Walk - Alderley Edge to Birtles

Keith Carter explores a landscape rich in legend and myth but finds nothing more mysterious than a great walk around Birtles

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Great Langdale

Five of the best pub walks in the Lake District

A long walk deserves a stop at a cosy inn and Lakeland writer and photographer Vivienne Crow has agreed to share a few of her favourites

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Porlock Common: Photo David J Rowlatt

Christmas on the Coast Path

The festive season is a great time to step out on the South West Coast Path, blow away the cobwebs and walk off a few mince pies in the process.

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