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December 2016

  • Warm up with a pudding in the Cotswolds01-12-2016

    As the winter evenings get chilly, warm up with a good old-fashioned English pudding!  Evoking happy childhood memories, our famous puddings...

November 2016

  • Treat yourself to afternoon tea in the Cotswolds

    Afternoon teas in the Cotswolds24-11-2016

    The Cotswolds offers some fabulous locations to treat yourself to the English tradition of afternoon tea. If winter days are chilly, warm up with an...

  • William's Fishmarket and Foodhall in Nailsworth

    Delis in the Cotswolds16-11-2016

    Sara Chardin unearth’s some of the finest delis in the Cotswolds.

    It’s not only the quality of the restaurants and cafés in...

  • Sudeley Castle's "Spectacle of Light" - just one of the great events illuminating the Cotswolds this Christmas

    Lighting up the Cotswolds09-11-2016

    Christmas is always a time for lights but this year it will be even brighter than usual thanks to the amazing array of illuminated events and festive...

  • Cotswold Christmas Markets

    Cotswold Christmas Markets09-11-2016

    It’s that wonderful time of year when everything sparkles, we sing along to Christmas Carols and the most delicious aromas pervade the huge...

  • The Gin Pantry at The Cotswold Plough

    Gin o'clock09-11-2016

    Historically known as "mother’s ruin", gin joined the retro resurgence and is now the sophisticated drink of choice. With flavour...

  • One of the wonderful dishes from the Michelin star restaurant at Lords of the Manor in the Cotswolds

    Fine dining in the Cotswolds02-11-2016

    If you're looking for fabulous food in a beautiful setting, the Cotswolds is the place to be! We have some wonderful,...

October 2016

  • Brewed in the Cotswolds - Hobgoblin beer

    Brewed in the Cotswolds31-10-2016

    Whatever your favourite tipple, we guarantee there’s a Cotswolds brew with your name on it – just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed...

  • Haunted Cotswolds

    Haunted Cotswolds24-10-2016

    To celebrate Hallowe'en, we’ve unearthed some of the scariest, spookiest, most spine-tingling places to visit in the Cotswolds...

  • The Ebrington Arms

    Cotswolds pubs and inns19-10-2016

    We love our traditional Cotswolds pubs and inns. Not only are they are steeped in history, but they also serve some sensational food, made with...

  • Autumn Walks - photo courtesy of Paul Groom, Forestry Commission

    Autumn walks in the Cotswolds18-10-2016

    There’s a crispness in the air and the trees are turning vibrant shades of red, orange and yellow, making it a wonderful time for a walk in...

September 2016

  • Celebrate the autumn harvest in the Cotswolds

    Celebrating harvest time in the Cotswolds30-09-2016

    It’s a wonderful time of the year to enjoy the abundance of produce grown in the Cotswolds.

    Fresh from the market

    We have...

  • A basket of Discovery apples at Stroud farmers' market

    An abundance of autumnal apples22-09-2016

    The orchards and gardens of Cotswolds are full of different apple varieties and at this time of year they are just waiting to be picked and eaten....

  • Poldark just one of the hit TV shows with stunning Cotswold locations

    The Cotswolds lights up the small screen16-09-2016

    Have you been gripped by the first few episodes of the new series of Poldark? You may think that the stunning locations are all in Cornwall,...

  • Filming Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation at Blenheim Palace (courtesy of Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions)

    Lights, Camera, Action!16-09-2016

    What a backdrop: charming villages, historic towns and imposing houses, castles and palaces! Little wonder that film producers are forever...

  • Cotswold castles and palaces - some of the country’s most imposing and beautiful buildings...

    Cotswold Castles and Palaces05-09-2016

    The Cotswolds are home to some of the country’s most imposing and beautiful castles and palaces.  With royal connections by the...

  • Heritage Open Days - free events across the Cotswolds celebrating local heritage

    Heritage Open Days in the Cotswolds02-09-2016

    Many of our Cotswolds towns are putting on free events and activities for the national Heritage Open Days, a celebration of history, architecture...

August 2016

  • A bonanza of Bank Holiday events in the Cotswolds this August

    Cotswolds Bank Holiday Bonanza19-08-2016

    There are so many great events going on in the Cotswolds this August Bank Holiday weekend.  Here’s just a selection. Visit our...

  • Inspired by the Olympics? Then get out, get active and enjoy the Cotswolds!

    Cotswolds Active12-08-2016

    The Rio Olympics is inspiring us to try out new sports and get active! Here in the Cotswolds we’ve got so many great activities to try, as...

  • A few ideas for things to do with the kids on rainy days in the Cotswolds - they happen even here!

    Top 10 Rainy Day Activities in the Cotswolds05-08-2016

    Even in the Cotswolds it can't be sunny all the time but rainy days will give you a chance to discover all the great indoor family attractions...

  • Some ideas for free things to do with the kids this Summer in the Cotswolds: picnic areas, parks, discovery trails, nature sites and free events

    FREE things to do this Summer in the Cotswolds05-08-2016

    Some great places to picnic, parks and play areas to enjoy, discovery trails to follow, nature sites to explore and some wonderful free events -...

July 2016

  • Just a few ideas for keeping the kids happy in the Cotswolds this summer.

    Cotswolds 4 Kids21-07-2016

    Hooray, the Summer holidays are finally here! The long weeks of summer are stretching out ahead and you may be wondering how to fill up the days...

  • Enjoy a Snozzcumber Summer with a BFG inspired afternoon tea at Ellenborough Park: a Snozzcumber, Dream Catcher Horn, Dreams in a Jar, Mr Tibbs' famous breakfast and all washed down with Frobscottle!

    Enjoy a Snozzcumber Summer!20-07-2016

    Enjoy a Snozzcumber Summer!

    The much anticipated new blockbuster version of Roald Dahl's  classic tale of the BFG is released this...

June 2016

  • Our favourite walks in the Cotswolds!

    Our favourite Cotswold walks!24-06-2016

    Terriers Rufus and Heidi tell us their favourite dog walks in the Cotswolds!

    Rufus and Heidi are part of PetsPyjamas team of pets. Owned...

  • All creatures great and small

    All creatures great and small13-06-2016

    From cuddly little bunnies you can happily handle, to lions and rhinos that you definitely don’t want to get too close to!

    Abbey...

  • Costume drama at Sudeley Castle

    Costume dramas13-06-2016

    Enjoy a bit of costume drama? If so, you going to be spoilt for choice in the Cotswolds this summer!

     

    Visit Sudeley Castle on July...

  • Sailing boats at South Cerney Outdoor at Cotswold Water Park

    Go with the flow10-06-2016

    Kenneth Grahame definitely got it right in Wind in the Willows when he wrote “There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth...

  • Trapeze jump at Head4Heights

    Hit the heights10-06-2016

    Got a head for heights? The Cotswolds offers visitors plenty of highs with the added bonus of spectacular views across the Cotswold countryside...

  • The Painswick

    Painswick - Queen of the Cotswolds03-06-2016

    Painswick, the Queen of the Cotswolds

    The Queen of the Cotswolds - a deserving name for the quaint, almost unbelievably pretty, village of...

May 2016

  • The Bampton Shirt Race - just one of the Cotswolds quirky events

    Going mad in the Cotswolds27-05-2016

    The Cotswolds has a well-deserved reputation for being home to some very quirky events and plenty of them are coming up now!

    This bank...

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