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Things to see and do in Tyne and Wear

Things to see and do in Tyne and Wear

Tyne & Wear is brimming with quayside cities and sandy beaches, cosmopolitan museums and historic sites. There really is such variety of the things to see and do during your visit.  1. Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens Here you can discover all of Sunderland’s fascinating history in one place. With collections dating back to 1846, you will come across plenty of surprises including Wallace the Lion, namely one of the most famous objects in the entire museum! The museum also plays host to amazing objects like the first Nissan car to roll off the production line at the Sunderland factory...

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Things to do and see in Leicestershire

Things to do and see in Leicestershire

1. St Johns Tower Once used by Lord Stamdford and his guests to watch his horses gallop around the racecourse, the Folly gave an ideal vantage point to watch fox hunting over his Estate. Come 1792, an archway was attached to the Tower and the legend of Old John Tower’s ‘beer tankard’ outline was born and now it stands as one of Leicestershire’s most famous landmarks. You will find the Tower in Bradgate Park where The Ruins of Bradgate House still stand alongside a gorgeous Deer Herd. Price: Free entry. Opening Times: Access on foot is permitted to all parts...

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Things to do and see in Herefordshire

Things to do and see in Herefordshire

The stunning natural backdrop is perfect for getting back in touch with the great outdoors. We've put together the must-sees when visiting as well as some great family fun that everyone will enjoy.    1. Hay Castle Trust The Castle is one of the great medieval defence structures on the border of England and Wales still standing. But built in the late 12th century the Castle & Manor are very much under threat now as they are in desperate need of conservation to prevent further deterioration. There is a rich history that lies in Hay Castle and in 2011, the...

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Things to do and see in East Sussex

Things to do and see in East Sussex

There are so many places to visit in East Sussex, from historic battlefields to alternative seaside resorts. We've narrowed down the must-sees during your visit as well as the best places to eat & drink in the county.   1. Seven Sisters Popular for walking, cycling, birdwatching and even canoeing, the Seven Sisters is part of the beautiful coastline of East Sussex. Situated in the South Downs National Park, you will become immersed in the 280 hectares of chalk cliffs, meandering river valley and open chalk grassland. If you would prefer to soak up the surroundings and relax, there is...

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Things to do and see in Sheffield

Things to do and see in Sheffield

Known worldwide as "The Steel City", Sheffield was famed for its industry in the heyday of the 1900's and remains a city of innovation to this day. There is plenty to see in and around the area and some of the best also have free admission so there is lots to enjoy, even on a budget.    1. Sheffield Cathedral This is a truly beautiful Cathedral that has sat for over 1000 years and counting in Sheffield. Of course, it is a place of worship for those who wish to attend but you can also join a guided tour to...

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