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Shropshire Hotels

Shropshire is a great place for a shortbreak or longer stay and shropshire hotels come in all shapes and sizes.

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Luxury Hotels in England: Boutique Hotels

Luxury Hotels in England: if small, classy and hip are to your taste, then check out this selection of Boutique Hotels

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Castle Hotels in England

Castle Hotels in England: If you ever wanted to stay in an English castle now is your chance as we listed a few ideas

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Luxury Hotels in England Romantic Hideaways

Luxury Hotels in England Romantic Hideaways

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Luxury Hotels in England Country House Hotels

Luxury Hotels in England Country House Hotels

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Luxury Hotels in England

Luxury Hotels in England: where to stay on your holidays in England

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Yorkshire Pudding

Yorkshire pudding - one of the most cliched dishes in English cuisine, but so what? Take another look and see if you haven't missed a trick.

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The Tour of Britain Cycle Race

The Tour of Britain cycle races attract the best professional cyclists in the world

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Things to do in England Watching the London Nocturne at Smithfield

A nice day out in the city of london watching the London Noctune

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Things to do in England

Some ideas of things to do in England

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Things to Do in England Exploring Bosworth Battlefield

A day out to see the battle of Bosworth Battlefield

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Things to do in England Watching the Boat Race

The boat race is an annual rowing race on the river Thames for male and female 8 person teams from the univeristies of Cambridge and Oxford

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Suffolk: The Peaceful Country

Heath, shingle beaches, little lanes and pretty churches - Suffolk is a holiday location that's seriously peaceful. And it offers wonderful fresh fish and vegetables, too!

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Stonehenge: An Ancient Mystery

It's one of the most recognisable landmarks in the world, yet Stonehenge is still a mystery.

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England's Royal Weddings: Events that wowed the crowds

England's Royal Weddings: from Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn to Prince William and Kate Middleton, these events have shaped England's history.

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Royal Albert Bone China

Royal Albert Bone China is made in England

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Portmeirion A Welsh-English Success Story

An introduction to Portmeirion home and gift products

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Places to Stay in Sussex

England holiday cottages make a great base to explore. Here, you can check out places to stay in Sussex and 1066 country.

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Patron Saint of England

Who was St George? How did he become Patron Saint of England? And where did he really slay that dragon?

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Four Lads Who Shook The World Exploring Liverpool and The Beatles

A quick guide to Liverpool and its' most famous muscians

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Holiday Cottages Northumberland: The Coast

Holiday Cottages Northumberland: a wonderful way to explore Northumberland's long sandy beaches and stunning castles.

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Holiday Cottages in Suffolk

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 Suffolk, England's peaceful county.

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Festival of Fools

The Ancient home of Tom Fool, Muncaster Castle now hosts the Annual Festival of Fools for those keen to tread in Tom's footsteps.

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Kings and Queens of England The Shortest-Reigning English Monarchs

A list of the top 10 shortest reigning English Monarchs

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England Holidays Tours and Ideas for the Trip of a Lifetime

Ideas for a unique and memorable England holiday

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