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Decorations for the Christmas tree at a Christmas market Christmas Markets

The scent of hot mulled wine and roasted chestnuts in the frosty air, fairy lights glowing softly in the trees and the sound of traditional Chri...

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A bunch of hand tied lavender for your loved one How I do love Thee...

‘Let me count the ways’, well one way is to parcel up a romantic weekend away in a gorgeous country cottage. The recipe is perfectly simple....

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Durdle Door in Dorset on the Jurassic coast Four Go Mad in Dorset

Dorset, a place I drive past on my way to other western counties, sad to say I have never stopped and visited, something I intend to put right v...

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Places To See

Two churches situated next to each other Tour de Norfolk

Norfolk has the highest concentration of medieval churches in the world, 659 of them in fact, and I have set myself the challenge of viewing at ...

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The Welsh flag The Dragons Shall Rise

Wales, ‘Land of my Fathers’ so the national anthem goes and you couldn’t get anything more masculine than rugby about which the Welsh are ...

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Late Autumn light in Suffolk with birds in the sky Autumnwatch - The Next Episode

After the BBC TV programme ‘Springwatch’ was filmed at the RSPB Reserve at Minsmere, I have to confess that I have totally fallen in love wi...

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View of Castle Howard in Yorkshire from the lake Yorkshire Revisited

I last went to Yorkshire as an undergraduate to study at the University of Leeds; this was in the days before students had cars, so opportunitie...

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