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Soak up the sun, relax in a deck chair, build sandcastles with the children. It could be a day at one of the south west’s stunning coastlines but from 20 July you’ll be able to get that beach vibe at Clarks Village.
On the 10thof August, we are holding a Pond Party at the Shepton Mallet food forest! After our launch success on the 30thof March, we have decided to gather the local community together to help us dig out a pond.
"Saturday's new main-line shuttle service launch was a great and successful day for the West Somerset Railway, and another highlight in our 43-year history of running trains on the line since 1976, some five years after the line was closed by British Rail in 1971"
How does a top tourist attraction teeming with visitors and staff smuggle in two of the UK’s best-known radio presenters and hide them for more than 25 hours?
The Bristol Hippodrome is today delighted to announce it will be screening a selection of hit Disney films in its Piano Bar this summer, complete with mouth-watering afternoon teas.
Somerset’s grande dame of cottage gardening remembered
Yet more talent and inspiration that Somerset can boast about.
50 years of inspired wilding have turned the Avalon Marshes into a world-class, must-see nature reserve.
By Chris Inge
From sack races to Wallace & Gromit model making, there’s plenty going on at National Trust places in South Somerset over the holiday.
This Sunday 4th August join The Bishop’s Palace for one of the highlights of the summer with their “Midsummer Mayhem” Family Fun Day, which takes from 10am-4pm.
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