Posts Tagged ‘ Winchester Cathedral ’

The Jane Austen influence

Jul 18th, 2017 | By

Today is the 200th anniversary of the death of Jane Austen, one of the most well-read of all novelists.

Winchester – where history is all about you

May 14th, 2016 | By

Steeped in history Winchester certainly is. You only realise just how important it was in our past when you tour the city.

What would we do without the Heritage Lottery Fund?

Jul 30th, 2013 | By

Earlier this month, CD-Traveller reported that new research from the Heritage Lottery Fund showed that attraction of heritage sites was worth much more to the UK economy that had been previously thought –some £26.4 billion. We and overseas visitors are visiting these sites more often than ever before.

Get your skates on for England’s open-air ice rinks

Oct 30th, 2012 | By

As the cold weather kicks in, some of England’s most attractive settings are converted into ice rinks for the open-air skating season. Whether you’re a natural on the ice or admittedly more of a Bambi, there’s plenty of fun to be had by all – so lace up your skates and slide on! Here, VisitEngland picks ten top spots to channel your inner Torvill or Dean Bath on Ice 23 November 2012 – 6 January 2013 One of England’s UNESCO World Heritage Cities, Bath has
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