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Places

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Ocean Film Fest

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Explore one of the first seaplane bases of the Royal Navy at Calshot Castle

A celebration of Britain’s hidden history, the annual Heritage Open Days event sees some of the county’s most fascinating buildings opening their doors to visitors. Claire Pitcher looks at some of the highlights here in Hampshire

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£775,000 - Distinctive Arts & Crafts house with feature staircase Bourne Estate Agents, Petersfield, 01730 262826

Looking for the quintessential market town? Move to Petersfield suggests Emma Caulton

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A Tompot Blenny nestles in the rocks (Photo by Polly Whyte)

Head to our Hampshire and Isle of Wight coastline to catch a glimpse of the underwater world says Lianne de Mello

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Friday, August 26, 2016
Wheelwrights Cottage by Neil Howard (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0) via flic.kr/p/aimUNL. Edited with addtext.com

10 of best photos of Hampshire shared on Instagram over the past week...

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Events

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Great things to do in Hampshire this weekend: art exhibitions, walks, concerts, theatre, places to visit and other events and ideas.

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15:49
Ocean Film Fest

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Monday, July 25, 2016

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Monday, June 27, 2016
Summer Steam Soiree

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Zizi Strallen as Mary Poppins (Photo by Johan Persson)

Charlotte Tomlinson-White has scoured the county to bring you the top events taking place this month

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Food and Drink

Ad Feature: Gandhi, Winchester

Friday, August 26, 2016
Ghandi, Winchester

If you’re looking for traditional Indian cuisine, beautifully presented dishes, high-quality ingredients and chefs with decades of expertise, look no further than Gandhi Indian Cuisine.

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Friday, August 26, 2016
Mary Berry and fellow Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood. (Love Productions/Mark Bourdillon)

Millions tune in to see the Queen of Baking share her culinary wisdom each week on The Great British Bake Off – but how much do you really know about judge and food writer Mary Berry?

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Thursday, August 25, 2016

Nail the barbeque banquet with these lamb, aubergine and halloumi kebabs

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Ad Feature: Palm Panasia

Thursday, August 25, 2016
Palm Panasia

Dining at Palm Pan Asia takes you on a culinary journey through Thailand and South East Asia...

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Monday, August 22, 2016
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Whether you’re looking for fine dining, pub food, a romantic meal for 2 or a taste of something from further afield, eating out in Hampshire really has something for everyone. Here’s our guide to the best local restaurants and pubs

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Monday, August 1, 2016
Milan

Welcome to Milan Italian Restaurant. We have built up our reputation due to the wide range of meat, pasta, pizza and seafood dishes, our great customer service and open top kitchen.

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Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Forget grey or beige in the rear-view mirror in favour of brightly saturated hues like blue, red, green or purple

Frauke Golding, owner of Hampshire Furniture, shares her ideas for the New Year.

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Monday, December 7, 2015

The countdown to Christmas has begun: if you’re planning big celebrations this festive season, now’s the time to start preparing. Hampshire Furniture’s Frauke Golding shows us a few quick and stress-free ways to get guest ready.

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Monday, December 7, 2015

As Brits, we love to spend a bit of time cooking. Whether it’s traditional cakes and bakes, or modern masterpieces, there’s nothing better than producing something delicious for your family to enjoy.

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Tuesday, November 10, 2015

There was once a time when the only caffeine-based choice to be made by the commuting masses was: instant or filter?

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People

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There are many important questions which are hotly debated in rural communities like the Meon Valley. Affordable homes for young families. Protecting our environment. Dealing with the impact of traffic on our roads.

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Friday, August 26, 2016
Mary Berry and fellow Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood. (Love Productions/Mark Bourdillon)

Millions tune in to see the Queen of Baking share her culinary wisdom each week on The Great British Bake Off – but how much do you really know about judge and food writer Mary Berry?

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Monday, August 22, 2016

Leaving the bright lights of London to set up home in a Hampshire cottage is a dream for many - and one that has been realised by Flora Rigg who has combined the move with her new textile business Flossie and Bumble

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Jenny Hill-Norton

Each individual artists in their own right, it isn’t until these four Hampshire women come together that their true creativity sparks. Sandra Smith pays art group, Just Four a visit to learn more about mixing working with pleasure

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Claire Gill Seascape

Lymington’s Coastal Gallery will be hosting a major exhibition of work by nationally acclaimed artists this summer, as it takes part in the ever-popular Hampshire Open Studios 2016.

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Homes and Gardens

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£775,000 - Distinctive Arts & Crafts house with feature staircase Bourne Estate Agents, Petersfield, 01730 262826

Looking for the quintessential market town? Move to Petersfield suggests Emma Caulton

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Friday, August 19, 2016
South Green House, Southwold

From seaside escapes to eco-friendly self-builds, take a tour of three motivating and beautiful renovations that will give you serious house envy

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Friday, August 12, 2016

If you’re into festivals, sunshine and green industries, the Isle of Wight calls, suggests Emma Caulton

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016
The elegant Georgian symmetrical frontage of Buckland Manor

Do you believe in ghosts? Jamie Dutton Forshaw didn’t. Then he bought Buckland Manor. Emma Caulton visited

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Reclamation yards will have great vintage garden furniture - but be prepared to do some remedial work

It’s the room we will be sitting in more than any other this month (we hope) so why not fill your garden with antiques, asks Carol Burns

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Walks

Friday, August 26, 2016
The River Test, Chilbolton Cow Common © Steve Davison

Head to Chilbolton for a wander along the Test Way with views of the rivers Test and Anton says Steve Davison

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Tuesday, August 2, 2016
The duck pond at Upton Grey © Steve Davison

Explore the countryside around Upton Grey and discover one of the most complete Gertrude Jekyll gardens in the UK says Steve Davison

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Coastal views from the Solent Way on the way to Keyhaven © Steve Davison

Head to Milford on Sea this month for a long, coastal walk with great views says Steve Davison

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Tuesday, May 24, 2016
From the path there is a great view of Deane House (private) where Jane met Tom LeFroy © Steve Davison

Head to the west of Basingstoke for a walk in Jane Austen country says Steve Davison

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Friday, March 18, 2016
Tranquil scene at the ponds near King John's Hill, East Worldham (Photo by Steve Davison)

This month head to East Worldham just to the east of Alton, following part of the Hangers Way and visiting Binswood says Steve Davison

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