Places

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It’s been a difficult time for all, but when we come out the other side, there will be plenty of reasons to be cheerful, particularly in Ascot town, says Claire Pitcher

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Friday, May 29, 2020

Despite having to close its garden gates for the first time in its 93-year history, the National Garden Scheme has launched a visually glorious campaign that will keep its stunning gardens virtually open.

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

A large part of the eastern section of the Chilterns lies within Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire, but how well do you know it?

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

Can you name these locations in and around Berkshire from the emoji riddles?

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Animals are always a source of joy so we have gathered some zoos and wildlife parks across the country (and beyond) that are livestreaming animal enclosures

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Walks

Wed, 00:00

A classic Berkshire country walk, this easy-to-navigate circuit starts by following the towpath along the Kennet and Avon Canal for a mile and a half.

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Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Colin Wharton takes you on a historic walk through Greenham Common, Bowdown Woods, Crookham Common and along the Kennet and Avon Canal.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

The close proxmity of the North Wessex Downs and the Kennet and Avon Canal make Newbury the perfect base for a walking trip.

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

A selection of walks in the Berkshire section of the North Wessex Downs AONB.

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Monday, February 10, 2020

Colin Wharton brings you a Valentine’s walk along the canal path at Newbury, taking in the sights of Snelsmore Common and Donnington Castle.

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Wildlife

Monday, May 11, 2020

If – or when – you think about sheep you might be excused for thinking about the rolling hills of Wales or possibly the valleys of the Yorkshire Dales, but in fact, Berkshire has a claim to be the Sheep Capital of Britain

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Bees are vital to our survival; they’re the world’s most important pollinator of food crops. Sarah Rodi speaks to Elisabeth Barton at Oakdale Bees in Windsor, who has fulfilled a lifelong passion to care for these marvellous creatures

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Thursday, April 9, 2020

The echoing bellow of a lion can be heard for miles; the baying of wolves is a warning to all and the screams of chimpanzees let you know that you might just be about to interrupt a family dispute. You would never hear those sounds in Berkshire though – or would you?

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Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Animals are always a source of joy so we have gathered some zoos and wildlife parks across the country (and beyond) that are livestreaming animal enclosures

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Monday, January 20, 2020

Snowdrop season offers up some incredible sights, especially here in Berkshire at sites such as Basildon Park and Cliveden

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