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There are many beautiful spots in and around the Cotswolds to lay your blanket down and enjoy a good old fashioned picnic! Here are 13 of the best…

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Call yourself a true Cotswoldian? We’d love to put you to the test! Take our quiz to find out how well you really know the Cotswolds

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

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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Monday, March 20, 2017

Forget the bad press, says Tracy Spiers, visitors are flooding back to the beautiful riverside town of Tewkesbury

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Monday, March 20, 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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Travel

Monday, March 6, 2017

Looking at last-minute accommodation for The Cheltenham Festival? You are in luck with a variety of types of accommodation that still have space!

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

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With close connections to the M5, M40 and M4, and a convenient two hour train journey to London, the Cotswolds are the perfect location for a spa weekend away. Here are eight of our favourite places to go.

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Wildlife

Friday, December 23, 2016

The lions at Cotswold Wildlife Park can’t wait for Christmas day and are breaking into their presents while the keepers aren’t watching

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Pick your way through a moonscape of rocks and crags and you’ll find some amazing wildlife in Gloucestershire

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HRH The Prince of Wales, Patron of The Wildlife Trusts since 1977, visited Daneway Banks Nature Reserve on Thursday, July 21, 2016 following a successful public appeal by Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust (GWT)

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Oak and Furrows rescue centre appeals for aid as a large number of sick and injured wildlife arrive for urgent care

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Events

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

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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Fresh: Art Fair

Monday, March 20, 2017

A new, exciting art fair is coming to the Cotswolds, so naturally we wanted to find out more...

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New vision brings RHS Malvern Spring Festival into full bloom in May

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Jimmy Edmonds and Jane Harris’ A Love That Never Dies will be shown at Vue Cinema, Stroud on March 16

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The Cotswolds is set to host some of the best events in the country this year so to ensure you don’t miss out, we’ve picked out three events you need to mark in your diary

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Arts

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Crucible at The Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham, from March 20 to 25, 2017.

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Fresh: Art Fair

Monday, March 20, 2017

A new, exciting art fair is coming to the Cotswolds, so naturally we wanted to find out more...

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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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The classic tales of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass are given a modern-day twist in this fantastically fun musical adaptation

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Art lovers will be invited to see art in a different way with the launch of the UK’s first major contemporary art fair in the Cotswolds

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Walks

Friday, March 24, 2017

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, March 7, 2017

As the weather warms, blossom blooms from the trees and colourful flowers burst from the ground, we can’t wait to explore the Cotswold countryside. We pick 9 walks that will make you want to lace up your walking boots straightaway!

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Monday, February 20, 2017

In our latest literary ramble, we explore the golden backlanes of this pretty Cotswold town

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Monday, February 6, 2017

Walk in the footsteps of arguably the greatest English travel writer of the 20th century, Patrick Leigh Fermor, visiting his last home, his grave, and the magnificent Dumbleton Hall, where roaring fires, Sunday lunches and afternoon teas await to be indulged in

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Friday, December 23, 2016

A winter walk is so refreshing – and it can be life-changing too, boosting mental and physical wellbeing, says Siân Ellis

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