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The North-west County of Cheshire boasts some of Englands most scenic countryside and with its history dating back over 4000 years there is plenty to discover on your visit. Take a pleasure Boat ride along the River Dee, relax and enjoy the view in one of its many attractive gardens, or take a stroll through one of the interesting Towns or Villages such as Knutsford, known for its black and white timber clad houses. Notable attractions in Cheshire are Chester Cathedral, the Toy and Doll
Museum and Tatton Park to name but a few.
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View from Stormy Point, Alderley Edge, Cheshire

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Chester City Walls, Chester

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Town Hall. Congleton, Cheshire

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Delamere Forest, Nr Tarporley, Cheshire

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St Lawrence Church, Frodsham

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Summit of Helsby hill looking over River Mersey towards Liverpool.

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A picture of Knutsford

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Saint Ediths Church, Shocklach, Cheshire

Shocklach

Shocklach is a small rural hamlet set beside a tributary of the River Dee between Wrexham and Nantwich. It is a lovely agricultural area of quiet lanes stringing together pretty.....

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A picture of Quarry Bank Mill & Styal Estate

Styal

The village of Styal stands on the River Bollin close to the town of Wilmslow. It is renowned for Quarry Bank Mill and the surrounding Styal Estate with houses once occupied by the mill workers...

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Beeston Castle in Tarporley, Cheshire.

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Arley Hall, Northwich, Cheshire.

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Flamingos, Chester Zoo

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Delamere Forest, Nr Tarporley, Cheshire

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Boat museum, Ellesmere Port, Chester

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Lovell Radio Telescope and Arboretum

For over 40 years the giant Lovell Telescope at Jodrell Bank has been a familiar feature of the Cheshire landscape and an.....

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Lyme Park, Cheshire

Lyme Park

Set amidst the grandeur of the high Peaks amongst softly rolling countryside of undisputed splendour is the magnificent house.....

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View of canal from Big Wood footbridge. Marbury Country Park, Cheshire

Marbury Country Park

Once part of a large country estate, Marbury Parks history dates back to AD 1200. Guided walks are on offer all year round, with.....

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Statue at Norton Priory, Cheshire

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view from the summit of Tegg's Nose

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