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Britain’s quirkiest places to stay

2016-09-23 09:00:00

In a country where eccentricity is celebrated, it's only fitting that there's a huge variety of weird and wonderful places to stay. From a converted lighthouse in Wales to a private island in Cornwall, we've rounded up some of Britain's most unusual accommodation options.

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Hull City of Culture 2017 – highlights of the year announced

2016-09-22 13:45:00

Hull has been selected as Britain's City of Culture 2017, and has just announced the highlights of next year's programme - offering 365 days of transformative arts and culture in Yorkshire, north-east England.

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Ten suitably Shakespearean gifts and goodies

2016-09-21 09:00:00

You've watched the plays, visited the landmarks, taken part in festivals - now complete your Shakespearean odyssey with a few fun Bard-inspired gifts to take home!

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Wales’ Year of Adventure: Winter Fun

2016-09-19 09:00:00

This year Wales has been celebrating its action-packed Year of Adventure; that feeling when we step outside our normal lives and do something to really kick-start our adrenaline! Whether its coasteering, climbing a mountain, or dabbling in a rock pool, there's adventures to be had all year round!

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Celebrate Roald Dahl's anniversary across Britain

2016-09-13 14:45:00

Did you know that this year the beloved children's author Roald Dahl would've been 100? Remembered for creating some of the most cherished characters in children's fiction, with favourites such as Matilda, James and the Giant Peach, and the BFG all being made into films, Dahl's legacy lives on, and as with any…

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2016-09-16 10:00:00
World's top travel bloggers arriving in Inverness for Social Travel Summit
The global social media spotlight will be on Inverness next week when nearly 50…
2016-09-05 01:45:00
Titanic Belfast Named Best Attraction in Europe
Titanic Belfast, the world's largest Titanic visitor experience, located on the…

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2016-09-22 - 2016-09-25
Blenheim Palace Literary Festival, Oxfordshire, south-central England
Leading writers from the fields of politics, history, food and drink, architecture…
2016-11-11 - 2016-11-20
London Jazz Festival, Southbank Centre, London
London Jazz Festival hosts world-class artists and emerging stars, packed…