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A very rare Early Medieval brooch, that lay hidden for many centuries, is going on display at the Museum of Somerset in Taunton. It comes from a time when the survival of Saxon Wessex was in doubt and Somerset provided a refuge for King Alfred the Great at Athelney.
This autumn a series of artist-led creative workshops are being held at the National Trust’s Barrington Court. The bookable sessions invite participants to celebrate heritage crafts and skills connected to the Lyle family’s design and restoration of the estate.
An immersive live performance will come to the Roman Baths on the evening of Wednesday 25 October. A Sound Map of The Roman Baths brings together poetry, music improvisation, and field recordings inspired by the site’s extraordinary history and geothermal hot springs.
The Mendip Hills AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) Service is proud to announce that their project to build new homes for adders won the Bowland Award at the National AONB Conference.
Visit Brean, in partnership with the Quantock Landscape Partnership Scheme (QLPS), hosted a successful photo walk on Brean Down in August. This event brought together 16 participants of all ages from local towns to explore the picturesque Brean Down and the historic Palmerston fort that graces the Somerset Coast, with views across to the Quantock Hills and beyond.
Members of the Great South West Tourism Partnership met with Visit Britain Chair Nick de Bois and England Director Andrew Stokes in Plymouth, Britain’s Ocean City, this week. The visit hosted by ‘The Box, Plymouth’ included a roundtable session to discuss key issues and opportunities within the visitor economy in the South West region.
England’s Women’s football team made it to the FIFA Women's World Cup final after defeating tournament hosts Australia 3-1 on their own turf.
The Lionesses, who emerged victorious in the Euro 2022 final, now have a chance to become world champions on Sunday.
‘Earps’ chosen as the new name for baby beaver ‘kit’ at National Trust’s Holnicote Estate – after social media poll suggests over 300 names
Valley Fest, the best-tasting music festival in the South West, took place between 3rd- 6th of August 2023. The sold-out event saw big crowds flock to the edge of Chew Valley Lake for incredible music, food, talks, workshops and plenty of wholesome fun.
LCC Live, organisers of Live in Somerset, are excited to announce that noughties pop queen Sophie Ellis-Bextor will be joining the line-up on Saturday 26th of August at Vivary Park in Taunton.
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