Summer in the UK: Cumbria, the Tuscany of the North

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Over the last few weeks, we’ve brought you some great ideas for summer holidays close to home in the UK; after all, with the best July weather we have had since 2006, why deal with the hassle of airports, check-ins and changing your money? This week Beth Pipe whisks us off to the Lake District. With its undulating hills, breathtaking …

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Last minute ideas for the May Bank Holiday weekend

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If half-term and May’s second bank holiday have crept up on you again, leaving you scrambling for ideas on where to take the kids and how to entertain them once you’re there – take a deep breathe, make a cup of tea and read on. With the ‘staycation’ the current “in” holidaying trend (recently promoted by everybody’s favourite animated plasticine …

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Family festival time in Suffolk

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Are you looking for a family break this summer? Something a little different that will captivate the whole family? Then look no further than the Latitude Festival. Taking place in July in the beautiful county of Suffolk, this is the perfect opportunity to plan a family adventure where you’ll enjoy a weekend of music, theatre, comedy, literature and more. And …

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Going underground in the Peak District’s show caves

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The Southern  area of the Peak District, known as White Peak, is well-known for its limestone hills that stretch as far as the eye can see; a natural geographic feature which makes the region popular for hill climbers and paragliders alike. The limestone and coal sedimentary rocks, which form most of the Peak District and date back to the Carboniferous …

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Say hello to spring with a bank holiday getaway

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After a very cold and long winter, what better way to welcome the warmer months than by enjoying a long weekend away, relaxing with family and friends. May is blessed with two bank holidays that allow you to enjoy an extended weekend getaway. Wherever you go for the May bank holiday weekends, finding excellent entertainment in the UK won’t be hard. …

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