Places

Thursday, September 10, 2020

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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Thursday, August 27, 2020

Heritage Open Days is back in 2020 with lots of events including online offerings. We have gathered some highlights in the Cotswolds to get you excited

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

The ideal way to enjoy the undulating green landscape of the Cotswolds is to slip on your walking shoes and go outdoors. There are a lot of well-trodden routes offering fantastic views of this region of England. Here’s our pick of the best...

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

Park up in Bicester for 10 of the best driving movies for the Classic Car Drive In Weekend cinema festival

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

There were sighs of relief at Berkeley Castle as the doors reopened to visitors in July. But the barren weeks of lockdown didn’t stop bills from piling up for a 700-year-old building that simply eats money. So how are historic house-owners coping? Katie Jarvis spoke to Charles Berkeley

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Travel

Friday, August 28, 2020

We have teamed up with Wrea Head Hall to offer one lucky winner a two night break for two adults sharing including breakfast, and a complimentary dinner

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A unique opportunity to experience life as one of the UK’s most celebrated conservationists is now on offer at WWT Slimbridge, thanks to the anticipated launch of Scott House, Bewick’s Lodge

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Whether you’re looking for a relaxing break for two, a getaway with family or a base to explore the beauty of the Cotswolds, the region boasts plenty of wonderful places to stay. We pick 14 stunning properties you can rent via Cotswolds Hideaways to enjoy your perfect breakaway

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Wildlife

Friday, July 10, 2020

Make better use of your outdoor space any time of the year with a luxury handcrafted treehouse.

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After retiring as the National Trust’s head of nature conservation last year, David Bullock, now chair of Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust, has never been busier

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Animals are always a source of joy so we have gathered some zoos and wildlife parks across the country (and beyond) that are livestreaming animal enclosures

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ThereWithYou

December can be cold but it’s also a great month for enjoying walks on crisp frosty days and watching the birds that visit the garden, says Sue Bradley

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November is an exciting time for local wildlife, says Sue Bradley

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Events

Tue, 11:17

The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend it, we have pick some of the best events and things to do in the Cotswolds

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With superhuman powers possibly gifted by the Greek gods, Dr Janina Ramirez is returning to Gloucester this month to bring a series of events celebrating our diverse and fascinating history

GLOUCESTER HISTORY FESTIVAL: September 5-20, 2020

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Heritage Open Days is back in 2020 with lots of events including online offerings. We have gathered some highlights in the Cotswolds to get you excited

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Bristol artist Luke Jerram is returning to the city of Gloucester this month with an exciting new community exhibition

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Park up in Bicester for 10 of the best driving movies for the Classic Car Drive In Weekend cinema festival

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Arts

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

With superhuman powers possibly gifted by the Greek gods, Dr Janina Ramirez is returning to Gloucester this month to bring a series of events celebrating our diverse and fascinating history

GLOUCESTER HISTORY FESTIVAL: September 5-20, 2020

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Bristol artist Luke Jerram is returning to the city of Gloucester this month with an exciting new community exhibition

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Giffords Circus brings its brand new, socially distanced, all-singing, all-dancing circus show and dining extravaganza to the Cotswolds

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Rachel Johnson’s book, Rake’s Progress, about her ill-fated attempt to be elected as a pro-Remain MEP for Change UK is hilarious, wise, and (at times) a knowingly hide-behind-the-sofa cringe. Katie Jarvis caught up with her in lockdown to ask life’s important questions. Such as, has she managed a haircut yet?

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Our beloved Cheltenham Festivals have been put on hold during the coronavirus crisis – but they’re as busy as ever! Their creative education work has been providing solace for young and old alike during lockdown. July is traditionally Cheltenham Music Festival month: Katie Jarvis spoke with Ali Mawle, the festivals’ director of learning and public engagement, about how we can all benefit from their work

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Walks

Thursday, September 10, 2020

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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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

The ideal way to enjoy the undulating green landscape of the Cotswolds is to slip on your walking shoes and go outdoors. There are a lot of well-trodden routes offering fantastic views of this region of England. Here’s our pick of the best...

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Monday, August 17, 2020

A ramble where ghosts are said to haunt the ancient hill forts

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Monday, June 29, 2020

Stephen Roberts walks in the footsteps of the Oxford scholar who enjoyed attending parties dressed as a polar bear, and once chased a neighbour while dressed as an axe-wielding Anglo-Saxon

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Sunday, June 14, 2020

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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