From the Wrekin in the Welsh marches to the Cotswolds
in the west or Butser in the south, there was no hill-top from which the peasant might not have seen the bright shimmer of arms, the toss and flutter of plume and of pensil.
They may evoke an English idyll of teashops and roses round the door, but the Cotswolds
are a carefully managed landscape of mixed farmland separated by hedgerows and dry-stone walls.
The London "escapees" are using the interest to pay rent in the Cotswolds
whilst they scour the area for a home costing pounds 500,000-plus.
has recently been revealed as Britain's latest property hotspot, with the largest house price growth in the country last year.
Appointments to Englands National Park Authorities, the Broads Authority and the Cotswolds
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Conservation Board have been made by Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Michael Gove.
WHILE YOU'RE THERE The inn is a mere fiveminute drive from Blenheim Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site with 2,000 acres of parkland designed by Capability Brown and birthplace of Winston Churchill (a regular at the Killingworth Castle) and the pretty Cotswolds
town of Woodstock.
Casebook" is an anthology of twelve short stories by Rebecca Tope that are set in the rolling hills and villages of the Cotswolds
and brimming with warmth and intrigue.
We also enjoy a scenic drive through the Cotswolds
, where all the idylls of England are on show.
Price Includes z Private coach travel from your local area z One night's stay with three course evening meal & cooked breakfast z Tour of the Cotswolds
z Entrance to Adam Henson's Cotswold
Farm Park SAVE 10% Buckingham Palace & the Houses of Parliament 2 days from PS149, 27 August & 10 September 2016 Join us in one of the top destinations in the world and take a glimpse inside The Queen's official residence followed by a tour of the Houses of Parliament.
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& SEVERN VALE 7-DAY CYCLING TOUR THIS circular holiday guide allows visitors to spend a week exploring the Cotswolds
and the Severn Vale, with optional day routes along the way.
|Distillery's pretty exterior , above, and its large stills
Add an oversized presentation with full color photos by UK artist Hugo Rittson-Thomas and you have a winning book that will attract gardening enthusiasts who either plan a trip to the Cotswolds
region of England, or who want inspiration for their own American counterparts.