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Festively themed winter bars

At this time of year it’s all fairy lights, frosty nights and celebrating the festive season with your nearest and dearest. Here are some of the best places to enjoy a hot cocktail and soak up some good cheer. Netil … Continue reading

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Five of the best: alternative tea rooms

Tea, scones, cream and cake: British clichés right up there with endless weather chat and the stiff upper lip. That said, there’s not much better than a soothing cuppa. So if you like your tea trendy not chintzy have a … Continue reading

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Pic of the week: Ringo Starr’s childhood home

Margaret Grose, who has lived in Ringo Starr’s old home for more than 30 years, shows people around without any charge as part of a Beatles tour. Describing herself as a “Beatles Ambassador” she is a mine of information on … Continue reading

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Six of the best: autumn/winter UK music festivals

An unusual mix of folk on my train from Portsmouth to London this morning. Sprawled amid the usual business types was a smattering of bleary eyed youths carrying tents, crusty wellies and unsavoury sleeping bags. They were part of the … Continue reading

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