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On an overnight stay in Bath, we barely touched the surface of what the city has to offer; the largest city in Somerset is so rich with culture and history, it would require much more than the two days we spent there to fully experience the wonders it has to offer. Nonetheless, we had a marvellous time!
The sun was shining on Weston-super-Mare’s Grand Pier over the August Bank Holiday, which was the best and busiest weekend for at least a decade.
The highest point on Exmoor is being repaired through a donation of support from a local property company. The National Trust, who look after Dunkery Beacon, were delighted when Tregenna Properties offered to help with the work.
Bath Theatrical company help Bath visitors to stage Jane Austen characters ready for the Jane Austen Festival!
From the moment the first tribal cry sounded out, I was completely enthralled. The opening scene was very emotional, giving me goosebumps and bringing tears to my eyes. The bright vibrant staging, amazing vocal talent and artistic finesse was quite simply outstanding.
Tyntesfield, a 540 acre estate cared for by the National Trust near Bristol, has just had a record month for sightings of the fruiting bodies of many different varieties of mushroom.
National Trust property Fyne Court has recently completed works to its trails, meaning more of the historic designed landscape garden is accessible.
The Bristol Hippodrome launched its 2019/20 pantomime Dick Whittington supported locally by Clarks Village at Bristol Harbour Hotel on Tuesday 10th September 2019.
Visit Somerset recognises the deep and long standing link between Somerset and the Church going back many thousands of years. It is only right that Visit Somerset should be supporting the Churches Trust's very exciting project to help visitors experience Somerset's history through our world class collection of Churches and historic buildings
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