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Stay in a modern marvel in one of the UK’s most surreal corners

The Shingle House in Dungeness is one of several lets operated by Living Architecture that let you stay in pioneering buildings at modest prices. I can thoroughly recommend it; the black concrete, sunken bathtub alone is reason enough to book. … Continue reading

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Five of the best: curious UK museums

Dig around Britain’s dustier corners and you’ll unearth all sorts of curios including some pretty specialist museums. Here are five worth seeking out: Keith’s legs were cruelly taken in a mower accident Lawnmower Museum, Lancashire The British Lawnmower Museum in … Continue reading

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Pic of the week: Squeeze Gut Alley, Whitstable

From the land that brought you Scumbrum Lane, Scratchy Bottom, Creampot Close and Crotch Crescent… A trip down this narrow alley is best avoided if you plan on indulging at the annual Whitstable Oyster Festival. Many British street names were … Continue reading

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