Cotswolds Travel Guide

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Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire

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Editor's picks - Top 5 reasons to visit the Cotswolds
Northleach, Gloucestershire 1. The beautiful honey-toned stone cottages
2. Walking the Cotswold Way
3. The leafy green Windrush valley
4. The antique shops in Stow-on-the-Wold
5. Hidcote Gardens - one of the jewels of Britain


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Lynford Hall Hotel Banbury

Lynford Hall Hotel
Ickburgh, Norfolk

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

A Grade II mansion suite built in the Jacobean style designed by William Burn and constructed between 1857 and 1862 to replace a former hall built in 1720 by James Nelthorpe whose daughter married James Hoste, the owner of Sandringham House. Today Lynford Hall Hotel is an active Conference and … more >>

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British History Quiz

This first president of the Royal Academy was the foremost portrait painter of the late 18th century



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This Day in British History

27 March, 1625

James I dies at Theobalds

He is succeeded by his son, Charles I

Monarch Mayhem

This king was captured at the Battle of Lincoln on 2 February, 1141



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Free entry to National Trust properties throughout England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, plus discounted admission to National Trust for Scotand properties.

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Looe (Self catering)
Cottage: HCSVSWA, Looe

FCH1945

6 OF 8 COURTYARD COTTAGES SET WITHIN 55 ACRES OF ROLLING COUNTRYSIDE WITH MAGNIFICENT SEA VIEWS AND ONLY 1.5 MILES FROM LOOE

Set within 55 acres of rolling Cornish countryside, well …
Sleeps 4

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Nanis, Newquay

Nanis

Set in large, south facing, landscaped gardens on the edge of Cubert Common and within easy walking distance of Crantock and Porth Joke Beaches, Nanis offers 4 Star accommodation in …
Sleeps 6

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