Posts Tagged ‘ East Sussex ’

Michael Palin puts Uffington White Horse at top of English bucket list

Feb 25th, 2013 | By

Acclaimed actor, TV presenter and travel writer Michael Palin has chosen Oxfordshire’s chalk white horse as his expert pick

England’s hottest new trend: literatours

Aug 2nd, 2012 | By

VisitEngland looks at the growing trend for literature lovers to travel the nation in search for their favourite authors’ home towns and the places where they drew their inspiration from to create their bestselling novels and plays

Tea time

Mar 13th, 2012 | By

Word has reached CD-Traveller towers that the 100 year old afternoon tea menu at the Ritz-Carlton London is getting a ‘British makeover’ ahead of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the London Olympics.

Lightning and the redwood tree

Feb 13th, 2012 | By

Just over a fortnight ago during a freak storm, a bolt of lightning hit a 125 year-old giant redwood in Sheffield Park and Garden near Haywards Heath in East Sussex. At over eighty foot tall, the tree was the second tallest in the garden so when the lightning struck, the force caused the tree to shatter.

Pooh Pilgrimage

May 9th, 2010 | By

For Winnie the Pooh fans a visit to the tiny village of Hartfield in East Sussex – the birthplace of the “bear of very little brain” – is a must. CD Traveller shows you the way to go…