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Nostell Priory.

Nostell Priory is a grand house located near Wakefield n West Yorkshire that is a National Trust property. It was built in the 1730s on the site of an old priory from medieval times. 81 more words


Love on the Grand Tour

Long-lasting love stories weren’t common on the Grand Tour. Romantic dalliances were rife; with the Grand Tour being a rite of passage for late seventeenth and eighteenth century men of the highest social classes in Britain in which they travelled in a leisurely manner across Europe with a tutor or governor in order to finish their education, this is perhaps unsurprising. 1,247 more words


Heritage Open Days: A chance to explore sights for free

It’s time to be a tourist in your town. All too often we take short cuts, we jump in a car and we look blindly at the road ahead. 206 more words

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Last minute Bride: Wedding venues

Planning a wedding takes months if not years but as I’m a journalist, who lives off deadlines, I’ve left most of the planning to the last minute (4 months to be exact). 541 more words

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