Music Festivals in England – August 2011

Reading Festival

Music Festivals – August 2011 Festivals and Festival Tickets: Rock music fans in England can look forward to three huge annual music festivals in August, the V Festival, the Reading Festival and the Leeds Festival. V Festival V Festival 2011 takes place on the weekend of August 20th and 21st at Hylands Park in Chelmsford […]

The Enchanted Landscapes of Claude Lorrain at The Ashmolean

Claude Lorrain Landscapes

A Collection of Enchanted landscapes by Claude Lorrain at The Ashmolean : Coming soon to the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology in Oxford is an exhibition of paintings, drawings and prints by Claude Lorrain. Titled, Claude Lorrain: The Enchanted Landscape, the exhibition will bring together from international collections, 140 works that were created at […]

Airport Transfers: Humberside Airport (HUY)

Humberside Airport Transfers

Humberside Airport Has Good Airport Transfer Options by Road and Rail: Humberside Airport (HUY) is the smallest of the three international airports serving the Yorkshire region and is situated at Kirmington in the Borough of North Lincolnshire. Humberside Airport is about 19 km (12 miles) west of Grimsby and about 24 km (15 miles) from […]

Airport Transfers: Robin Hood Airport (DSA)

Robin Hood Airport - DSA - Doncaster

Airport Transfers at Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield Airport (DSA): Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield (DSA) is the second largest of the three international Yorkshire airports and is situated in the heart of the Yorkshire and Humber region. The Airport is 7 miles from Doncaster, 25 miles from Sheffield and is close to the major […]

Airport Transfers: Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA)

Leeds Bradford International Airport

Airport Transfers at Leeds Bradford International Airport – Yorkshire: Leeds Bradford International Airport (LBA) is the air transport gateway for the Yorkshire region and services the cities of Leeds and Bradford and the wider Yorkshire region. LBA Airport is the largest of the three Yorkshire airports and the 16th largest in the UK in terms […]

Yorkshire Airports: Travel to Yorkshire by Air

Leeds Bradford Airport - LBA

Yorkshire is Served by LBA Airport, Doncaster Airport and Humberside Airport: Yorkshire, in the north of England, is the country’s largest county and a most historic one. With its reputation as a cultural region and with its wild dales and moors and pretty villages, it is also one of England’s most popular destinations. For international […]

How to Get to Cambridge from London

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How to Travel From London to Cambridge by Train, Bus, Road or Air: The City of Cambridge is located in the East of England, about 50 miles north of London. From central London, it is easy to get to Cambridge by train, bus, road and air. By Train: There are regular train services from London […]

The Return of the Cliveden Maze

Cliveden Maze - Image by Claire Primett/VisitBritain

Built in 1894, The Cliveden Maze Virtually Disappeared by the Late 1930’s: Over 100 years since it was first created, the ‘lost’ Cliveden maze in the grounds of Cliveden House has been re-created using more than 1,100 two-metre-high yew trees. The Original Cliveden Maze The Cliveden maze was built for Lord Astor in 1894.  Located […]

Blenheim Palace – The Epitome of a Stately Home

Blenheim Palace - Courtesy VisitBritain

Blenheim Palace – Ancestral Home of the Dukes of Marlborough and Winston Churchill: Set in 2100 acres of beautiful parkland, Blenheim Palace in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, has been the stately home of the Dukes of Marlborough since it was built in the early 1700s. It is also well-known and the birthplace and ancestral home of Sir […]

An Olympic White Water Rafting Centre, Hertfordshire

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Beat the Olympians to the Lee Valley White Water Rafting Centre: The Lee Valley White Water Centre is a brand new white water rafting centre on the north-east edge of London. This custom-built rafting centre will be the scene of the London 2012 Olympic canoe slalom competition. When the White Water Centre opens on April […]