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Yesterday, 17:42

Candia McKormack experiences the extreme highs and lows of an astonishing comedy with a dark – but warm – heart

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Filter or no filter, these locations are picture-perfect!

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Nestled in the valley between Broadway and Cheltenham, the charming town of Winchcombe is famous for its Cotswold stone cottages, narrow side streets and delightful independent shops. Take a look at our guide to help you make the most of your visit to this historic town that’s bursting with character.

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The Schumann Project features nearly 100 events, including some 40 song recitals, piano and chamber music recitals, choral works, study events, films, readings and masterclasses World class artists and emerging stars take to the stage in 21 venues all over the city, with all of Robert Schumann’s and Clara Schumann’s songs to be performed over sixteen days

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Lynne Ede visits the Gloucestershire town of Newent ahead of its annual extravaganza

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Travel

Friday, August 26, 2016

Nestled in the heart of England, Oxfordshire Cotswolds is steeped in history, culture and beauty. The picture-perfect towns and villages, just a short while away from the hustle and bustle of the Oxford city centre, are wonderful to explore. Immerse yourself in the stunning scenery of these six pretty towns and villages

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

From A to Z, we scroll through the alphabet and reveal 26 reasons why the Cotswolds is such a wonderful place for visitors to explore, and residents to call home

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Monday, August 8, 2016

Is it any wonder the Cotswolds are one of the most popular places for a staycation?

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Monday, August 1, 2016

From the honey-coloured stone cottages in Burford, to the medieval architecture of Winchcombe high street, the Cotswolds are home to some of the most beautiful scenes in the world. But how many of these pretty towns and villages have you visited?

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Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Camping doesn’t have to be cold, wet and dirty! Candia McKormack samples all-frills glamping in the Cotswolds

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Walks

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The Cotswolds is a county of beauty: with mesmerising views of the scenery, beautiful landmarks to discover and rolling green countryside to explore, it’s the perfect place to enjoy a walk. We pick 8 walks for you to try and have found the nearby pubs to prepare for your ramble or reward yourself when you finish!

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Tuesday, October 13, 2015

On a crisp, autumnal day, there is nothing better than gathering the family for a stroll amongst some of the most colourful woodland the Cotswolds has to offer. We’ve accumulated a list of our favourite places to catch the majority of this season’s golden hues.

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Gardens

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Laurence & Jackie Llewelyn-Bowen will be hosting this annual fundraising event in the garden of their Siddington home on Friday 8 July

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Cotswold gardeners are celebrating after a clutch of top awards at The Chelsea Flower Show which saw Andy Sturgeon winning Best Show Garden.

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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

As part of the National Gardens Scheme, Broadacre will be opening its gates to the general public on 17 April.

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Monday, April 11, 2016

To celebrate The Year of the Garden in 2016 and National Gardening Week which runs from today 11 - 17 April, the new ‘Cotswolds Garden Route’ leaflet has been produced to encourage visitors to explore the gardens of the Cotswolds

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Thursday, April 7, 2016

Whether you're an avid gardener or a lover of all things outdoors, we pick some of the most beautiful gardens in the Cotswolds we think are definitely worth a visit.

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Celebrity Interviews

Yesterday, 17:42

Candia McKormack experiences the extreme highs and lows of an astonishing comedy with a dark – but warm – heart

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Mon, 17:12

Reece Shearsmith and Ken Stott are starring in The Dresser at Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre, from Sept 27 to Oct 1, 2016

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Friday, August 26, 2016

Millions tune in to see the Queen of Baking share her culinary wisdom each week on The Great British Bake Off – but how much do you really know about judge and food writer Mary Berry?

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Gloucestershire’s Charlotte Dujardin retains her Olympic title, whilst posting a new Olympic record with her dancing partner Valegro at Rio 2016

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Katie Jarvis meets unlikely superstar Eddie the Eagle, and finds out about his Cotswold life.

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Events

Mon, 20:30

The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick 5 of the best ways to spend your weekend in the Cotswolds

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Mon, 17:12

Reece Shearsmith and Ken Stott are starring in The Dresser at Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre, from Sept 27 to Oct 1, 2016

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Mon, 11:32

From festive light switch-ons and Santa’s Grottos, to Victorian Christmas Fayres and late-night shopping, we’ve covered what’s on in the Cotswolds this season.

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Back by popular demand, Slimbridge Wetland Centre has created a new LEGO brick animal trail with all the old favourites and a couple of exciting new additions.

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Friday, September 16, 2016

The colder months may be on the way, but that’s no reason to hide away indoors. Here are the autumn and winter highlights in the Cotswolds calendar to warm you up, plus special suggestions from Olivia May womenswear boutique in Oxford to make sure you’re looking your best

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Arts

Yesterday, 17:42

Candia McKormack experiences the extreme highs and lows of an astonishing comedy with a dark – but warm – heart

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Mon, 17:12

Reece Shearsmith and Ken Stott are starring in The Dresser at Cheltenham’s Everyman Theatre, from Sept 27 to Oct 1, 2016

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Enter our Cotswold landscape painting competition and be in with a chance of winning £500 and having your work exhibited in one of the Cotswolds’ most prestigious art galleries

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Friday, July 22, 2016

Tewkesbury will be turned into a hub of cultural activity next month as a festival of music, art and history events comes to the town. The brand new event was organised by a local girl to raise funds for Sue Ryder Leckhampton Court Hospice in memory of her mum.

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Monday, July 18, 2016

From golden fields near Bourton-on-the-Water to the old-world charm on Lechlade’s Halfpenny Bridge, Cotswold photographers capture the timeless beauty of the area

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Interiors

Mon, 19:28

We look through the keyhole of some of the Cotswolds’ most luxurious houses on the property market

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Autumn is upon us, and before long we’ll be gardening in the morning frost, lighting our fires and slow cooking on the stove as the shorter, cooler days of winter set in. At this time of year, so much of our time is spent inside and with so many occasions to welcome guests in the home it’s the perfect moment to consider renewing or updating your living room furniture.

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Friday, August 19, 2016

We all know that a good night’s sleep is vital to our general health and wellbeing and that the right bed is more than just another piece of furniture.

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Friday, August 19, 2016

From seaside escapes to eco-friendly self-builds, take a tour of three motivating and beautiful renovations that will give you serious house envy

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

From beautiful barn conversions and Georgian mansions to fairytale cottages, we take a look at the inspirational interiors of three stunning homes in England

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Recipes

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Daylesford Farm have provided a delicious lamb recipe for the Easter weekend - with an Italian twist.

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Thursday, December 17, 2015

This is a fantastic way to use up your leftover roasted vegetables, sprouts and potatoes on Boxing Day. These little cakes could easily be brunch, late lunch or even a quick supper after a busy Christmas Day.

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Monday, November 23, 2015

A signature dish from Eckington Manor, featured in our printed December issue

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Friday, November 6, 2015

Try this fast food version of game pie which can be made in double quick time if you buy ready prepared short crust pastry

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016

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Monday, August 8, 2016

For over 10 years, Kirsti has been making Winchcombe a more beautiful place by sharing her passion and knowledge of Beauty Therapy.

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Monday, June 27, 2016

Summer is here. The kitchen is the heart of the home, as family and friends congregate for drinks, barbecues, dinner parties and just a good old-fashioned chat. But in the back of your mind you have bigger plans for the room. New designs. A new layout. Something fresher.

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Monday, June 13, 2016

From hedge funds to hedge rows… As a native New Yorker, our Founder Dan Szor fell in love with the Cotswolds during his many family weekends spent escaping the stress of London city living...

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Food is at the heart of what we do here at Eckington Manor.

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