Posts Tagged ‘ Lincolnshire ’

Changing times

Feb 22nd, 2018 | By

The news that the Leicester Children’s Holiday Centre in the Lincolnshire seaside resort of Mablethorpe is to close bringing an end to a link between the two counties which stretches back 120 years. Towards the end of Queen Victoria’s reign a charity was formed to send disadvantaged Leicestershire children on holiday. In those days the seaside was where you holidayed, hence the link the Mablethorpe. Since 1989 it has sent around 60,000 children away on holiday. But the facilities the charity had in the town
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What’s hot: January 2018

Jan 1st, 2018 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world



Where the experts holiday: Mark Middleton from Oasis Overland

Jul 24th, 2014 | By

Mark Middleton from Oasis Overland Adventure Travel on Europe, Ethiopia and why Iran is underrated



Explore, discover and save in the second English Tourism Week

Mar 18th, 2013 | By

The second English Tourism Week is in full swing and, according to organisers, promises to be bigger and better than 2012. Running until 24 March 2013, the week will see events and activities take place across the country from free guided walks to music and theatre events, 2 for 1 offers and free entry to attractions



The Downton Abbey effect hits UK hotel

Feb 13th, 2013 | By

It’s been over two years, but Brits continue to be inspired by hit TV show, Downton Abbey