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Slide opens with Speeds up to 15 miles an hour

A slide has been incorporated into the Arcelor Mittal Orbit the continually looping tower at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. The Orbit, the sculpture designed by Sir Anish Kapoor and Cecil Balmond, is located within the 560 acres of parkland … Continue reading

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New Season opens at Open Air Theatre Regent’s Park

Running Wild Michael Morpurgo, author of War Horse, has another hit on his hands with Running Wild which opened this year’s season at the Open Air Theatre in London’s Regent’s Park. The cast includes 57 young performers from the local … Continue reading

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May Bank Holiday Little Venice Cavalcade

  A great way to spend the three days of the May Bank Holiday weekend is by wandering along the waterways of Little Venice as the Inland Waterways Association organises their annual gathering of canal boats. Starting on Saturday from … Continue reading

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Mid Devon

Devon definitely has a microclimate. While it was pouring with rain in London in October, I was ensconced in a lovely farmhouse at Rashleighhayes, Buckleigh near Tiverton, courtesy of Helpful Holidays. Rashleighayes Farm is hidden away off the beaten track … Continue reading

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