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Winchester, Hampshire

This is an old town which was a tribal town long before the Romans landed in Britain, under their leadership it flourished to become the 5th largest city in the land, and was later heralded as the capital of King Alfred...(more)
312 pictures

Upper Slaughter, Gloucestershire   (Picturesque Village)

Tranquillity is the keynote for this enchanting hamlet which is best explored on foot...(more)
27 pictures

St Ives, Cornwall

There is a magical quality surrounding the whole of the Cornish coast of which St.Ives is a small but special part...(more)
235 pictures

Askrigg, North Yorkshire

In 1587, Queen Elizabeth II granted a charter to this lively little village and in the 20th-century Askrigg claimed its place in history as the setting for the T.V. series based on the James Herriot stories of a vet's life in the Yorkshire Dales...(more)
9 pictures

Alford, Lincolnshire   (Historic Market Town)

Deep in the Lincolnshire countryside, not far distant from the golden sandy beaches between Mablethorpe and Chapel St.Leonards is the pleasant market town of Alford...(more)
17 pictures

Battle, East Sussex

Battle is a unique town in the county of Sussex built on the very site where William the Conqueror defeated king Harold of England and his Saxon army in 'The Battle of Hastings' in 1066...(more)
66 pictures

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire   (Historic City)

The City of Nottingham is famed for fine lace, the romance of Maid Marion and Robin Hood and as the birthplace of the founder of the Salvation Army, General William Booth (1829-1912)...(more)
210 pictures

Lyme Regis, Dorset   (Seaside Town)

Almost the first thing you notice about this pleasant seaside resort, is the spaciousness of the town. The second, and nothing can prepare you for this, is the sheer scale of Lyme Bay with its splendid views towards the rugged sandstone cliffs west of Eype Mouth...(more)
257 pictures

Eastbourne, East Sussex

Eastbourne, is a genteel town, that owes it's distictiveness to the 7th Duke of Devonshire...(more)
344 pictures

Gloucester, Gloucestershire   (Historic City)

Looking at the lively City we see today, it is hard to believe that Gloucester was once a tiny port on the River Severn...(more)
271 pictures

Norwich, Norfolk   (Historic City)

Norwich is one of England's most beautiful cities, it is a rich tapestry of modern style mixed with plenty of echoes of the past, all preserved for future generations to come...(more)
314 pictures

Tetbury, Gloucestershire   (Historic Market Town)

A rather charming Cotswold town which has the good fortune to stand on the winding river Avon. Tetbury has a lovely old church which is thought to have been rebuilt around.....(more)
69 pictures

Bakewell, Derbyshire

Bakewell is the largest town in the Peak District National Park. It is an old town full of glowing stone houses and buildings that lend an air of ambience and overall warmth...(more)
191 pictures

Warwick, Warwickshire   (Historic Market Town)

Warwick offers its visitors the chance to explore England's fascinating history with fine medieval buildings and a truly magnificent castle...(more)
261 pictures

Ludlow, Shropshire   (Historic Market Town)

Nestling on the banks of the rivers Corve and Theme Ludlow is a joyous town to visit at any time of year...(more)
108 pictures

Holmfirth, West Yorkshire

This is a place that will forever be associated with the gentle, romantic comedy "Last of the Summer Wine" which has graced our TV screens for more than a quarter of a century...(more)
31 pictures

Haworth, West Yorkshire   (Picturesque Village)

Haworth is famous the world over for its connections with the Bronte sisters, the famous novelists...(more)
192 pictures

Hawes, North Yorkshire   (Historic Market Town)

This is a thriving, friendly market town at the heart of Wensleydale, it shows beautiful old stone properties, quaint shops, galleries, craft workshops and cafe's arranged around winding cobbled streets...(more)
98 pictures

Banbury, Oxfordshire   (Historic Market Town)

This is one of the best known town's in England. It was made famous by its celebrated cross of 1859, built in honour of the wedding of Prince Frederick of Prussia, it replaces an.....(more)
61 pictures

Exeter, Devon   (Historic City)

Exeter is a bustling city in the heart of the county of Devon. It's mix of modern and functional with old and cultural makes for an interesting place to live, and to visit...(more)
215 pictures