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Unusual and quirky places to stay in the UK

Staycations have recently stepped up a gear. Instead of booking into a luxurious hotel people are starting to become a little more adventurous in their accommodation choices.

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Images courtesy of Patronato de Turismo de Fuerteventura

Viva La Isla Fuerteventura! - Island of the Eternal Spring

Fuerteventura, located only one hundred kilometres from the coast of North Africa, covers 640 square miles and is the second largest of the ‘Islas Canarias’.

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Pictured is the proposed end of the cycle route at the Clymping roundabout.  Picture: Liz Pearce

‘Vital’ cycle route gets £800k budget increase

Plans for a cycle route between Bognor Regis and Littlehampton have been awarded an £800,000 budget increase.

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Go wild in the country for National Parks Week

Go wild in the country for National Parks Week

Whether you are a thrillseeker yearning for the great outdoors,or just fancy a more sedate break in calming surroundings, Britain’s 15 National Parks offer the chance to spend some time with nature.

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Beautiful yuyuan garden at night,traditional shopping area in shanghai, China. SUS-170806-161017001

Chinese whispers

Jeannine Williamson discovers culture and good fortune in China

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Purrfect interior design

Top 10 tips for purrfect interior design

With about half of UK households owning a pet (according to latest RSPCA figures) how can you live in interior design harmony with your furry friends?

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Quinta Do Lago South golf course

Stunning setting in the heart of the Algarve

Sol Buckner tests his game at one of the most impressive golfing venues in Europe.

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Kids get bored after just ten days of the summer holidays

Kids get bored after just ten days of the summer holidays

Parents beware - the average child will utter their first ‘I’m bored …’ just TEN DAYS into the summer holidays.

Offbeat
The Fish Finger sandwich

VIDEO: Revamp the Fish Finger sandwich at home with Ruth Langsford

Television presenter, Ruth Langsford is a busy working mum and knows how much pressure there is to put something tasty on the table that will be enjoyed by everyone.

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Would you like to take part in the next MasterChef?

Contestants wanted for BBC’s amateur MasterChef

The BBC is on the lookout for the next amateur MasterChef champion.

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Taste of the chippy at home

VIDEO: Recreate the authentic taste of The Chippy at Home With Ruth Langsford

Television presenter, Ruth Langsford is a busy working mum and knows how much pressure there is to put something tasty on the table that will be enjoyed by everyone.

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The National Allotment Society. Picture: Hester Blewit

Jobs to tackle on your allotment in July

The National Allotment Society shares its tips on what jobs you should prioritise this month.

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Edward in workshop in Bosham.

Bespoke creations in Bosham

Charlotte Harding talks to an award-winning furniture designer and maker in Bosham.

Lifestyle
The official handover to Southwold Railway Trust. Picture: Peter Edgeler

New home found for rare locomotive

Rare but rusting steam locomotive Scaldwell is to be restored to its former glory.

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History was written in the cards

Bygone Bognor is a phrase often used and of course it can mean so many things to so many people, according to their age.

Nostalgia
Alexia

etc Columnist: Alexia Rowley

Alexia Rowley on the realities of going on holiday with small children

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Cuckfield resident Peter Lovett spotted the wolf spider yesterday morning (July 10)

PICTURES: Venomous wolf spider spotted by resident

This venomous wolf spider was spotted by a Sussex resident.

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Over the Sussex coast

Taking a helicopter ride with the greats

Steve Payne flies alongside some amazing warbirds.

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Hugh Cornwell wows the Priory Park crowd / Picture by Steve Bone

REVIEW: The Christians, Hugh Cornwell, Dodgy at Priory Park, Chichester

It's not often you can enjoy a trip back to the 70s, 80s and 90s all in one evening, but it was possible at Chichester's Priory Park Festival on Saturday.

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A camel train

Head on an Arabian adventure

Rebecca Underwood sets off on an Arabian adventure.

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