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Awards galore!

Four Bradt authors have been nominated for prizes in a single week.

180 countries to unite for World Clean-Up Day

The 2020 event saw 11 million people participate despite global Covid restrictions.

Hotel review: Thornbury Castle, Gloucestershire

Thornbury Castle is the only Tudor castle hotel in the UK, boasting luxurious and in-keeping trappings, pretty garden vistas and memorable dining.

Hotel Review: The Cavendish Hotel at Baslow, Derbyshire

A stone's throw from the home of famous English puddings, the film location for Pride and Prejudice Chatsworth House and Peak District.

Hotel Review: The Devonshire Arms at Beeley, Derbyshire

A delightfully quaint old pub with modern rooms and a pretty garden to walk around in picturesque Derbyshire village Beeley, perfect for countryside pursuits.

Cycling in Cornwall: Our favourite routes

Huw Hennessy shares his favourite destinations and routes so you can enjoy the very best cycling in Cornwall.

“All work and no play…”: Paul Sharman

Our Photographer of the Month is "always on the lookout for spontaneous photo opportunities as they often help to tell a local story".

Hotel Review: Fowey Hall Hotel, Cornwall

A grand mansion overlooking the fabulous Fowey estuary, this luxury family retreat is perfect for couples, friends, or a solitary break.

Pug life: Food hall for dogs to open in Bournemouth

Bournemouth’s once-famous Bobby & Co department store is set to reopen at the end of July, with Verve Properties, an ethical property company, working to...

Navigating travel restrictions with Unlocked Travel

Two entrepreneurs have launched a site detailing up-to-date guidance for international travel.