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Chapel of Our Lady on the Bridge

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St Peter's Church Conisbrough

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Everlasting (my guide) to his friend, ‘You know that man, he is the head man of the village?' Friend, ‘No, I don't know him.' Everlasting, ‘You must know him. His wife was eaten by the lions ...'
One of the big advantages of living in a small town - I ask around. Reputations are earned - and I've found great plumbers, painters and odd-job people that way.
The Cathedral (I can't remember if it's a cathedral or an abbey) is spectacular. Can't miss that! And I'd do a hop-on, hop-off bus tour, to get a feel of the history.
and this very large furry friend was a little too close for comfort....he probably weighs 400 -500lbs

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Thinking of a big trip to India but not sure about going on your own? Award-winning small-group luxury specialist Cox & Kings has an Exotic India trip taking in Delhi, the Taj Mahal, Ranthambore’s tiger forests and princely Rajasthan, with twin rooms for sole use and no single supplements. Magical!

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Saga Cruises
If you enjoyed reading about our reviewer’s recent Mystery Cruise with Saga, perhaps you’d like to have a look around one of their impressive cruise ships yourself – and on 18 April 2017 in Dover, you can enjoy a lovely day on board Saga Sapphire, with a four course lunch with wine included, for just £26 pp.

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Walk the South Downs with Julia Bradbury
Julia Bradbury, star of TV’s ’Best of Walks with a View’ (Mondays at 8pm on ITV) is the brand ambassador for Ramblers Walking Holidays. This overview shows how you can join her in person and re-trace her steps on this fabulous South Downs Holiday. Read more

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Holiday fix for the green fingered

Holiday fix for the green fingered

RHS Garden Holidays
Holidays are a great time to admire the talents of other gardeners when you aren’t planting and pruning at home. RHS Garden Holidays can show you some of the finest gardens and wild flowers across the world, from Monet’s lily garden at Giverny to the fynbos of Table Mountain, often in the company of an expert.

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Easy ride in France, Italy & Spain

Easy ride in France, Italy & Spain

Cycling for Softies
Like a bit of exercise, but not too much? Cycling for Softies is just perfect for dawdling through beautiful European countryside at your own pace, on a luxury self-guided bike tour. Your luggage travels ahead of you, and there are fabulous hotels and food to look forward to each night.

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It doesn't get much better than this

It doesn't get much better than this

Tauck UK
There are river cruises, and there are top of the range river cruises. And Tauck is among the very best – elegance and luxury at every turn with absolutely everything included, from premium drinks to fantasy dining to excursions ashore and the special one-off experiences that you simply couldn’t arrange on your own.

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