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Places

Friday, February 16, 2018

They say Cirencester is the capital of the Cotswolds but the quintessential villages that adorn the northern half of the region are equally as beautiful. In no particular order, we pick 10 of the prettiest north Cotswold villages you need to explore

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Highways England is inviting people to have their say on plans to upgrade the A417 near Birdlip on a vital South West route

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Snowdrops bring great joy in the early months of the year, signifying the warmer weather ahead. We pick 9 of the most magical places to explore these beautiful flowers

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A postcard from Shipston-on-Stour

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

I send my postcard from Shipston-on-Stour, a small self-contained Warwickshire town which is perfect in size, perfect in detail

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We pick seven special and unique ways to pop the question in one of the most romantic and beautiful places in England… The Cotswolds.

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Travel

Yesterday, 16:56

Bijou charm and stately British heritage is vividly portrayed in the stylish surroundings of The Kensington, London

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

If you are planning to get married in 2018 then Carbis Bay Hotel, Spa & Estate are offering you the chance to do it in style

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Join Arlene Phillips and Strictly Come Dancing favourites Aljaz and Janette on this exclusive 8-day river cruise along the Danube

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Saturday, January 20, 2018

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

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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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Walks

Yesterday, 16:38

Be inspired by the unspoilt delights and dells of Miserden and the fascinating Tolstoyan community of the Whiteway Colony

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Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Snowdrops bring great joy in the early months of the year, signifying the warmer weather ahead. We pick 9 of the most magical places to explore these beautiful flowers

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

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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Friday, January 19, 2018

Blow away the cobwebs with a walk that takes in Solsbury Hill, Suffragettes and a Regency poetry contest. Inspiring views of Bath, secret lanes, mysterious stones and a cosy pub await!

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018

The Cotswolds are abundant with picture perfect locations ideal for a ramble. Gather loved ones, wrap up warm and blow away the cobwebs with one of these winter walks in the region

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Gardens

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Add colour to your garden now with the top flowers of March and this season will be all the brighter

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Houseplants are a hot interior trend at the moment and can completely transform a room - but they have their downsides! Gardener and broadcaster Toby Buckland delivers his expert advice

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Daylesford is about to start another season of flower courses. Last summer, Mandy Bradshaw sampled what was on offer and put together these words and pictures

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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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Celebrity Interviews

Friday, November 24, 2017

Journalist, author and TV presenter Anne Robinson is heading back to our TV screens. Marianne Sweet visited her Costwold home to find out more - and to hear about her support for local libraries

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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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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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Events

Yesterday, 16:57

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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Monday, February 12, 2018

As the drummers played, the new floodlights came on for the first time at The Municipal Offices, the Queens Hotel, Boots, the Brewery Quarter and the Town Hall

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

A super city, enhanced regional parks, and a new bridge connecting communities across the Severn were just some of the big ideas revealed at the launch of a county-wide exercise to create Gloucestershire’s 2050 vision

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

It may still be cold and wintery, but February is an eventful month, and spring is just around the corner.

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Nearly 4,500 art lovers flocked to Cheltenham Racecourse in May last year to visit Fresh: Art Fair. With 46 leading UK Galleries showing 5,000 works by 400 artists, Fresh: instantly became the biggest contemporary art fair between London and Manchester

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Arts

Thursday, February 15, 2018

The Sleeping Beauty is old school, classical ballet but this company of young dancers have made it far more than a history lesson. They have produced a show that is exciting, romantic and a visual feast for all

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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Nearly 4,500 art lovers flocked to Cheltenham Racecourse in May last year to visit Fresh: Art Fair. With 46 leading UK Galleries showing 5,000 works by 400 artists, Fresh: instantly became the biggest contemporary art fair between London and Manchester

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

The mix of modern dialogue, audience involvement, traditional festive songs and cheer, and of course delivery by an incredibly talented cast and crew, brings a revered classic to life

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Monday, December 11, 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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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Laura Day, from Cheltenham, is a dancer with Birmingham Royal Ballet, who will be performing the lead role of Clara in The Nutcracker at Birmingham Hippodrome for the fourth time this year. Here, she talks about The Nutcracker, Christmas traditions and daily life as a ballerina in one of the top companies in the world

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Interiors

This stylish contemporary home, which blends both ecological features and high quality fittings, sits on a rural plot with wonderful views

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Procuring stunning artwork is an investment – and the same can be said for a handmade rug from Jennings. After being in the business for more than 30 years, Clare Jennings is an expert on finding the perfect piece to suit your home

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Monday, February 5, 2018

An Architect + Builder - it is now possible to work with one company to achieve your dream home

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

We all know how important a good night’s sleep is as more and more of us are finding it difficult to nod off at night and stay peacefully asleep. We speak to the stockists at Carpetwise – Curtainwise - Furniturewise on how making a few changes to your bedroom aesthetic can help you achieve a restful night’s kip

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

It’s the best time of the year to spot a pretty front door adorned in festive decorations – and luckily in the Cotswolds we have plenty!

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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, June 27, 2016

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Wednesday, May 18, 2016

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