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The Steeple Grange Light Railway is a narrow gauge line near Wirksworth in Derbyshire. It is steeply graded and runs through some dramatic limestone...

I can say with absolute certainty that my favourite holiday in recent months was spent on Lundy Island. The first advantage of this fascinating...

Angharad MoranThis World Heritage Site, set in 800 acres of beautiful countryside, offers an unparalleled opportunity to appreciate the range of England's heritage with...

Angharad MoranSuperb early 18th-century mansion set in parkland and fine gardens, used as the film set for Walt Disney’s Alice in Wonderland, directed by...

AThis unique Modernist home was designed by architect Ernö Goldfinger in 1939 for himself and his family. With surprising design details that were ground-breaking...

Angharad MoranLyme ParkWelcome to Lyme Park. Nestling on the edge of the Peak District, Lyme Park was once home to the Legh family and,...

History of Exeter. Credit: Creative Commons

Exeter is Devon’s thriving capital city, owing its status to a number of bureaucratic factors and to its Norman cathedral, which features prominently in...

Nuffield Place, Oxfordshire. The house was designed by Oswald Partridge Milne, a pupil of Lutyens, and built in 1914. Nuffield Place was the home of William Morris, Lord Nuffield, motor manufacturer, from 1933 until his death in 1963.

Nuffield Place was home of one of the 20th century’s greatest industrialists, William Morris Words: Claire Masset There is another William Morris. Not the William Morris of...

John Constable: Stour Valley and Dedham Church. Credit: Creative Commons

One of the few unidentified Constable viewpoints has been discovered following new research by the National Trust One of the few unidentified Constable viewpoints has...

Bronte Parsonage, Haworth, West Yorkshire, England. Credit: Visit Britain

The Brontës are the world's most famous literary family and Haworth Parsonage was their home from 1820 to 1861. Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë...