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Tue, 16:38

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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Friday, April 29, 2016
Anniversary tour

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

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016
An Inspector Calls (Photo by Mark Douet)

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

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Friday, February 26, 2016
Fancy a cuppa? (Photo by Steve Tanner)

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

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016
'Impossible'

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

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Holidays

Thursday, November 6, 2014
The stunning views over Watergate Bay. Photo credit: Kirsten Prisk

Overlooking the magical Watergate Bay in Cornwall

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Every room onboard the Seven Seas Mariner has its own balcony

How lovely it is to be proved wrong! After years of enjoying cruising holidays, my husband and I thought that we had well and truly exhausted the concept.

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Walks

Tue, 10:49
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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Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Looking east back along the Beaulieu River at Longwater Lawn © Steve Davison

Head to Ashurst for a peaceful walk in the New Forest National Park, taking in open common, woods and the Beaulieu River says Steve Davison

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Heading along the Wayfarer's Walk back to the start © Steve Davison

Head to the north-west corner of Hampshire for some fresh air and great views on the downs says Steve Davison

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Monday, January 25, 2016
© Steve Davison

Is there anything more refreshing than a stroll on a crisp winter’s day? We don’t think so! Here are a few of our favourite rambles across the county to enjoy this season

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Places

Fri, 12:43
St John's in Hedge End is an attractive Victorian church

Suburbia and the living is easy, says Emma Caulton on a visit to Hedge End and West End

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Spending just a few minutes a day enjoying nature can do wonders for your health (Photo by Matthew Roberts)

Undertaking Random Acts of Wildness for 30 days is proven to enhance your health and wellbeing says Lianne de Mello from Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust...

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Fri, 12:19
The Heavy Horse Musical Drive entertains the crowds

Be in with a chance to win a family ticket to this year’s New Forest Show from July 26-28 and experience agricultural entertainment at its best

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Fri, 09:38
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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Tue, 16:21

Celebrate the Queen’s 90th with a right royal bonanza at Bel & the Dragon in the quintessential English village of Kingsclere.

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Wildlife

Spending just a few minutes a day enjoying nature can do wonders for your health (Photo by Matthew Roberts)

Undertaking Random Acts of Wildness for 30 days is proven to enhance your health and wellbeing says Lianne de Mello from Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust...

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Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Dead Man's Fingers by James Lynott (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0) via flic.kr/p/ytZ8oQ

Three areas off the coast of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight are set to get national protection for the special wildlife they support thanks to campaigning by the Wildlife Trusts and their supporters says Tim Ferrero from HIWWT

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Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Daisy and Elsie looking at ladybirds as part of Wildlife Tots at Bouldnor Forest (Photo: HIWWT)

Time spent in the open air as a family can be much more fun than being glued to a computer screen says Youth Blogger for the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust, Tiffany Francis

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Friday, February 12, 2016
Snowdrops at Mottisfont Abbey by Richard Seely (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/) via flic.kr/p/5ZMrgP

Snowdrop season in the UK inspires people to get out and take a stroll through the countryside and that is no different here in Hampshire, as these beautiful photos prove...

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Monday, January 11, 2016
Farlington Marshes (photo by Ian Cameron-Reid)

Blow away the cobwebs and see in the New Year on a wander around our wildlife habitats says Tim Chambers, volunteer for the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust

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