Heritage

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A monument to Scottish home life: why you should visit Tenement House
Agnes Toward’s beautifully preserved Glasgow flat tells the story of these buildings – not slums but hubs of vibrant communities

Robin McKie

29, Jun, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Macabre, biased and fascinating: why you should visit the Wellcome Collection
The permanent collection of gruesome medical artefacts, is just one of the attractions at this mesmerising and forward-looking London institution

Bidisha

27, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Witch marks and rare ice age art: Why you should visit Creswell Crags
In these caves you can admire Britain’s rarest ice age art, wonder at more recent ‘witch marks’ and imagine Robin Hood hanging out there

Kitty Empire

26, Jun, 2022 @1:00 PM

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‘Solitude and awful wildness’: why you should visit Castlerigg stone circle
Instead of fighting the crowds at Stonehenge, head to beautiful Keswick to visit one of the country’s earliest monuments – solstice or no solstice

Killian Fox

25, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Inside the lair of the She-Wolf of France: why you should visit Castle Rising
Norfolk seat of the Plantagenets and once home to Isabella, wife of King Edward II, this fortress is a trip that satisfies the mind, lifts the spirit and takes its visitors back in time

Fiona Maddocks

24, Jun, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Open your eyes to Britain’s hidden history. Here’s our pick of places to explore
From prehistoric stone circles and cave art to castles, houses and galleries, our writers pick their favourite spots for a day out

Rachel Cooke

24, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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A walk through historic York to a great local pub: the Phoenix Inn
Rich in medieval and Roman history, this walk around the city walls ends up at a good old local

Kevin Rushby

03, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Megaliths and hoopoes: chance encounters in untamed Brittany
A five-day walking trip along the shoreline and around the islands of Brittany’s Gulf of Morbihan reveals a fascinating blend of the familiar and the exotic

Ben Lerwill

26, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Ten years of the Wales Coast Path: a walk around the Llŷn peninsula
Brilliant beaches, wildflower-strewn cliffs, pilgrim routes and sea life are among the highlights of this spectacular hike in Wales’s far north-west

Lewis Nunn

25, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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10 UK campsites within walking distance to a pub
From Cumbria to the Isle of Wight, here’s where to park your tent and then soak up the views and local brews

Lorna Parkes

14, May, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Ireland’s most scenic bus service? Ennis to Galway via the Cliffs of Moher
The 350 bus in County Clare offers sublime views of some of Ireland’s most dramatic scenery, stops off in historic villages and gives glimpses of a rich cultural heritage

Vic O’Sullivan

13, May, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Explore the Leeds-Liverpool Canal the new Super Slow Way
Walk, cycle or take the barge through Lancashire’s industrial heritage, a cultural landscape dating back 200 years

Chris Moss

02, May, 2022 @7:00 AM

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