Steve Pill

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It was at his hideaway in Windsor Great Park that, 80 years ago, King Edward VIII gave up the throne so he could marry...

In the deep of winter, a weekend away is a necessary indulgence, if only to pause and properly appreciate the beauty of our seasons...

Sample the wonderful and eccentric traditions that take place in the British capital with our guide to 12 months’ worth of ceremonies, parades and...

As Remembrance Day approaches, Florence Sheward pays tribute to the poppy, one of Britain's most potent symbols The First World War ended on 11 November...
Hotel Indigo Stratford

Enter our competition for the chance to enjoy a two-night break in historic Stratford-upon-Avon. The new Hotel Indigo Stratford-upon-Avon, previously The Falcon Hotel, opened its...

The Coastal Way in Wales is one of three national routes that take you through some of the country’s most dramatic landscapes and fascinating...
The Radcliffe Camera

The southeast English county of Oxfordshire is home to one of the world’s leading universities, the oldest public museum and a wealth of quaint...
historical Beatles tour

As Strawberry Field re-opens and fans celebrate 50 years since The Beatles’ final recordings, David Atkinson visits Liverpool for a magical history tour of...

Make the most of a stay in the industrious heart of England’s northwest. The award-winning novelist Jeanette Winterson perhaps best described her home city’s unique...
Islington history

Once frequented by farmers and founding fathers, this desirable corner of North London has plenty to offer history buffs and culture vultures alike, as...