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Places

Monday, November 13, 2017

Home to some of the country’s most breathtaking architecture and picturesque gardens, the Cotswolds boasts plenty of beautiful stately homes you need to visit. We pick eight special locations that are made even more magical during Christmas time

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Our peaceful patch has been a hotbed of fictional criminality, playing host to dozens of small-screen murders. Here are just some of the places where the lead pipe abounds

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Home to some of the country’s most breathtaking architecture and picturesque gardens, the Cotswolds boasts plenty of beautiful stately homes you need to visit. We pick 8 special locations that are made even more magical as Christmas approaches

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We never tire of pretty pictures of the Cotswolds. Here are ten of the best shared on Instagram this week…

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Escaping into the peace of the woodlands is the perfect way to alleviate stress with landscapes boasting ancient beeches and oaks, stretches of pretty flowers and an abundance of wildlife awaiting you. In association with the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust, we bring you eight enchanting woodland walks to try...

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Travel

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

‘The best holiday ever...and why Claire Carter is now an expert on my life and times’

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Monday, September 4, 2017

Severus and Lily are two working cocker spaniels from Wiltshire, travelling near and far to find the best trips away for you and your pooch. Along with their human, Steph, they’re sharing the best dog-friendly properties in the Cotswolds

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

If you want a stretch of paradise, head out to the Keyonna Beach resort in Antigua. Katie Jarvis did

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

If you visit the often overlooked city of Lausanne, you may be surprised by how much the French-speaking Olympic capital can offer. We discovered the perfect way to spend a long weekend in the breathtaking city of Lausanne

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Whether you’re after a romantic break for two, a getaway with friends or a base to explore the beauty of the region, these cosy Cotswold cottages, available to book via Airbnb are the perfect places to enjoy your stay

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Walks

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Escaping into the peace of the woodlands is the perfect way to alleviate stress with landscapes boasting ancient beeches and oaks, stretches of pretty flowers and an abundance of wildlife awaiting you. In association with the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust, we bring you eight enchanting woodland walks to try...

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Walk in the childhood neck of the woods of Harry Potter author JK Rowling and enjoy forbidden forests, romantic ruins and stunning cliff-top scenery along the Wye Valley

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Walk in the footsteps of the talented and controversial socialites, the Mitford Sisters, around stunning Asthall and sublime Swinbrook. The perfect pub walk for a summer’s day

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Walk in the footsteps of Lewis Carroll and visit the inspiration for Alice in Wonderland amid the historic water meadows of Oxford

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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Walk in the footsteps of Cider with Rosie author, Laurie Lee, as you explore the glorious Slad valley, ending up at his favourite local, The Woolpack

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Gardens

Monday, September 4, 2017

Emma Samms is midway through a full-scale renovation of her 300-year-old Cotswold home. Luckily, the biggest problem so far is sleeping too close to the fridge!

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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

RHS Hampton Court Palace results

Words and pictures by Mandy Bradshaw

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Saturday, July 1, 2017

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

Thursday, November 9, 2017

As he enters his seventh decade, Adrian Edmondson is maturing rather nicely. And though he may be a Shakespearean actor these days, he’s still absolutely, positively young at heart

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Sunday, October 1, 2017

Artist George Underwood is a creator of fantastical people and mythological beings who inhabit a world of his creating. Candia McKormack talked to him about his life in art and music, and his enduring friendship with David Bowie

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Monday, September 25, 2017

We asked the inimitable and iridescent Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen to name his 10 favourite things about the Costwolds - and sent Katie Jarvis along to interpret

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017

The honey-coloured villages and towns of the Cotswolds are home to many famous faces, from the inimitable Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen to the brooding Jamie Dornan. Here are ten celebrities to keep an eye out for if you want to grab that perfect selfie!

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Restaurateur, writer, businesswoman, TV presenter – and the Cotswolds’ own – Prue Leith is the new judge on Channel 4’s The Great British Bake Off. Katie Jarvis caught up with her at Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons and almost found out more

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Events

11:30

Warwick is counting down to its much loved Victorian Christmas evening which takes place next Thursday November 30 from 5pm

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Mon, 11:55

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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Friday, November 10, 2017

Following last year’s success, Gloucester Quays Christmas Markets and Winter Ice Rink will once again be bringing festive cheer to the historic city

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Literary magic will be in the air when the Stroud Book Festival returns to the vibrant Gloucestershire town

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Cornbury Festival set to return Summer 2018 following an unprecedented wave of demand from fans!

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Arts

Monday, November 13, 2017

As an Artsmark school, Burford will now gain access to exceptional networks and resources from some of the most treasured cultural organisations in the country, which help to strengthen and deliver arts provision

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

As he enters his seventh decade, Adrian Edmondson is maturing rather nicely. And though he may be a Shakespearean actor these days, he’s still absolutely, positively young at heart

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

We never tire of pretty pictures of the Cotswolds. Here are ten of the best shared on Instagram this week…

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

These hares all have tales to tell about the magic and heritage of the Cotswolds and can now be viewed in one location - including 17 at The Real Wood Furniture Company!

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Cornbury Festival set to return Summer 2018 following an unprecedented wave of demand from fans!

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Interiors

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Cosidor is the patented and completely unique system which uses a portiere rod that is designed to fit most doors and effectively keep out draughts

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Monday, November 13, 2017

It’s been 12 months of dust and disturbance as Emma Samms renovated her Cotswold home, but was it worth it? You bet it was!

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

It’s that time of year when more visitors will be welcomed into your home and therefore we all like to pay extra attention to maintaining a clean carpet which is free from dirt and spillages. In association with Carpetwise, we bring you these invaluable tips to ensure your carpet stays at its best

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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

To coincide with National Home Security Month, George R Foster offers advice on how to ‘be alert, but not alarmed’

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Even though beautiful 17th-century Bookend Cottage in Ilmington had bags of charm, it also had outdated wiring, sloping floors and a puddle in the lounge

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Recipes

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Cool down this summer with these deliciously refreshing Raspberry & Peach Smash Popsicles - yum!

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

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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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