Category Archives: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

How to enjoy the national parks of the UK in style; LLM

There is something quite enticing about heading to a national park and giving yourself the chance to explore, relax, breathe in the fresh air and revel in the serenity afforded to you from the tranquil setting in which you find yourself.

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Iconic Iron Bridge is brought to life with light; Lux Review

THE ICONIC Iron Bridge in Shropshire, England, has been lit up as part of a £3.6 million conservation project. The structure is the first bridge in the world to be made of iron and as the forebear of modern metal framed buildings, is the worldwide symbol of the industrial revolution.

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7 Formidable Facts About the Tower of London; Apeksha Bhateja; Mental Floss

The Tower of London inspires many reactions: awe, horror, and intrigue. Here are seven facts you may not know about the iconic British fortress.

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Dreamy Bath city breaks are currently going for £99 including afternoon tea; Julie Delahaye; Mirror

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Homes with access to the stunning Blenheim Palace estate go on sale; Faith Ridler; Daily Mail

The Park View development, nestled in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, features a series of one and two bedroom apartments alongside two, three, four and five-bedroom homes.

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Places to Go in London | Things to Do by London; Alexandra Dimitropoulou; CEOWORLD

London is one of the most frequented tourist destinations in the world. Touted as one of the biggest cities in the UK, the country has a lot to offer to its travelers. From museums, cuisines, theatres, and of course restaurants, there are many places to visit in the city. Another highlight of this gorgeous destination is it’s very well developed transportation.

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Architecture Of Bath: Past Perfect; Neeta Lal; Forbes India

The preservation of Bath’s architectural heritage shows that conservation needs to be a concerted and long-standing effort by public and private participants…

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Tatler reveals its 2021 Good Schools Guide; Hayley Richardson; Daily Mail

There are dozens of fee-paying primary and secondary schools in Tatler’s guide, available in the October edition of the magazine, but here FEMAIL shares a selection of the most awe-inspiring.

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The best natural sights along the Jurassic Coast in Dorset; Leena Sidat; Examiner Live

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Man blasted for using jet pack to fly through arch at Durdle Door beach; Jon Rogers; Sun

A daredevil who used a jet pack to fly through the arch at a popular UK tourist attraction has been blasted for his “extremely dangerous” stunt.

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London: Stonehenge Half-Day Morning or Afternoon Tour; Get Your Guide

Discover mysterious Stonehenge on a half-day tour from London. Explore the prehistoric stone circle site at your own pace with an audio guide.

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How to spend 48 hours in Bath; Cathy Hawker; Evening Standard

The Georgian city of Bath, two hours west of London on a good run, makes a perfect weekend destination. Big enough to provide top-grade culture yet small enough to remain intimate, the city’s mellow pale-stone buildings and pleasingly symmetrical architecture of sweeping crescents and stately terraces is instantly uplifting.

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Why Were This Ancient Scottish Tomb’s Chambers Built Upside Down?; Nora McGreevy; Smithsonian Magazine

New research suggests the inverted designs seen at Maeshowe were designed to ensure passage into the underworld…

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Liverpool launches heritage-led development plan to shape future of historic docks; YM Liverpool

Liverpool has launched the UK’s first heritage-led development plan to help shape a multi-billion pound regeneration programme in its historic docklands.

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Nostalgic look at changing face of city; Phil Hayes; Kent Online

Kent Online takes a look into its archives to see how much has changed over the decades.

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The best places to see wildlife on the Jurassic Coast; Leena Sidat; Devon Live

The only natural UNESCO World Heritage Site in the UK, the area is home to a range of species…

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Council-approved zip line attraction in Liverpool officially nixed; Matt Hickman; Architect’s Newspaper

A week after preservationists raised concerns over a zip line that would cut through the heart of historic Liverpool, the project has been canceled.

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Orkney’s houses of the dead are a topsy-turvey glimpse into past; Mike Merritt; Herald

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The stunning World Heritage Site city just a few miles from the sea that’s only 53 minutes from London; Lucy Skoulding; My London

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Explore some of Wales’ most historic sites from the comfort of your own home; Dylan Davies; Aberystwyth Today

A PIONEERING project running throughout September will allow people to explore some of Wales’ most historic sites without having to leave their home.

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