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Sloe Gin: warming, delicious and unexpectedly subtle, this is wild food at its best
Gloucestershire does picturesque like few other English counties, but don't let that fool you. It's fashion-consicous and very modern underneath.
Norwich Castle: one of England's finest Norman keeps
Burnham Market is often called Norfolk's Chelsea, but don't let that put you off. It's a sweet, friendly little place close to some gorgeous coastline.
Sheringham Park: an elegant landscape garden and a must-see for rhododendron lovers
Like its famous windmill, Cley-next-the-Sea is picturesque. It makes an ideal base to explore North Norfolk's stunning coastline.
One of the most tranquil places on the north Norfolk coast, the tiny village of Blakeney charms and enchants.
Castle Acre, the seat of Norman baron William de Warenne, is a beautiful example of an early Norman motte and bailey castle.
Now sadly ruined, Castle Acre Priory allows visitors a glimpse into the lives of Cluniac monks in England - and their great love of decorated stonework.
High on a ridge overlooking Castleton, Peveril Castle looks like the quintessential romanic ruin.
From English mustard to stilton and sticky toffee pudding - these are Essentially England's Top Ten Christmas gifts for lovers of English food.
Food Festivals: Eat your way around England (and through the seasons) with the best of English food.
Top Ten Christmas Gifts: What do you give the person who loves English history? Here are a few ideas...
Once the largest producing lead mine in Europe, Snailbeach Mine in the beautiful Shropshire hills has been mined for almost 2000 years.
Want to cook Sunday lunch like grandma used to? Find out here how to prepare traditional English recipes, the Classics of English Cookery.
Stocking stuffer ideas: little gifts that make a big difference
Enjoy the countdown to Christmas with all the wonders of a traditional advent calendar.
From the Raj to Victorian breakfast tables, Kedgeree made quite an impression.
Need a base to explore East Anglia? There are plenty of holiday cottages in Norfolk, one of England's favourite holiday destinations.
Top Ten Christmas gifts for England lovers: there's 6000 years of history to choose from!
Crumpets: serve with cold, rainy weather, lashings of butter and a pot of fresh tea. Or top with cheese and grill for the fastest supper ever!
Matlock holiday cottages: the ideal place from which to explore Matlock and the Peak District.
England holiday cottages are an ideal way to spend a week exploring a different part of the country. And there are plenty of holiday cottages in Derbyshire, the heart of the beautiful Peak District.
Roast goose was once England's favourite festive dish and each cook would have a roast goose recipe in her repertoire. Here's ours.
Traditionally eaten during Lent and on Good Friday, Hot Cross Buns are a tasty treat at any time of the year!