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Tue, 10:13

We never tire of admiring gorgeous photographs of Somerset. Here are ten of the prettiest shared on Instagram this week…

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Mon, 17:29

The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick 5 of the best ways to spend your weekend in Somerset

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Boasting a diverse landscape of beautiful coastline, iconic landmarks and rolling countryside, there are plenty of gorgeous views to soak up while in Somerset. We pick 10 charming pubs where you can gaze out upon the county’s beauty

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Wednesday, August 2, 2017

From lovely courtyards to riverside terraces, Bath’s bevy of glorious pubs are perfect for drinks and dinner alfresco in the warmer months. We pick 11 charming beer gardens to soak up the sunshine when you visit the city

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Boasting some of the prettiest coastline in the country, it’s always a pleasure to spend a day at the beach in Somerset. From the dramatic landscape of Porlock Weir to the peaceful sands of Sand bay, these pictures will have you running to the seaside!

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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Our county may be known worldwide for Michael Eavis’ three day music and culture extravaganza at his Pilton Farm, however, there are plenty of other vibrant festivals to enjoy in Somerset We pick 12 of the best to attend this summer

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Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Freshly baked scones with jam and clotted cream all washed down with a cuppa – a cream tea is a wonderful way to indulge. After a spot of garden shopping, why not visit these garden centre cafes and restaurants to enjoy the quintessential British treat

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Succulent mussels, freshly caught fish, crispy fried whitebait and decadent lobster…is your mouth watering yet? We pick 12 charming spots in Somerset serving up menus of delectable seafood

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Friday, June 9, 2017

Battered fish, golden chips and a generous side of mushy peas or curry sauce all wrapped up, and dosed in salt and vinegar – nothing gets the mouth watering more than the British favourite of fish and chips. With your help, we pick 10 of the tastiest to enjoy in Somerset

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Colourful floral displays, rolling green countryside and blossom-adorned trees await with our pick of eight Somerset walks to try this spring

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

We scroll through the alphabet and reveal 26 reasons why Somerset is such a wonderful place to visit and for residents to call their home

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

With historical pubs, quaint tearooms, iconic landmarks and thatched cottages, Somerset is home to some of the country’s most beautiful villages. We pick 9 of the prettiest to explore in the county

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Although Somerset is wonderful all year round, there’s something special about the county when the weather gets warmer, daffodils start to bloom and we can enjoy a cider in the sun

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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Gather family and friends, a selection of tasty treats, a gingham blanket and a bottle of something refreshing and head off to some of Somerset’s top picnicking spots. We pick 10 picture-perfect spots to enjoy a good old fashioned picnic!

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

For your chance to win a year’s subscription to Somerset Life magazine, send in your photographs of the beautiful Somerset county town of Taunton

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Exuding charm, and retaining much of the character they always have done, there’s something special about a visit to a pub steeped in history. We pick 8 of the best to visit in Somerset

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Whether you fancy diving into a delicious, filling carvery or sharing a platter of succulent meat and seasonal vegetables, we pick 15 of Somerset’s tastiest Sunday roasts

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

There’s nothing more appealing than a row of picture-perfect properties in some of Somerset’s most beautiful locations. Which street is your favourite in the county?

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Swathes of delicate white snowdrops bring joy to many by signifying the end of winter and the beginning of spring. We pick 6 of Somerset’s prettiest locations to admire the beautiful flower

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Monday, February 6, 2017

The largest gorge in the UK, and a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest, Somerset’s Cheddar Gorge is a truly remarkable sight to see. We pick 15 times the Gorge and caves looked utterly mesmerising

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Friday, February 3, 2017

If you’re looking for inspiration on how to treat your loved one this Valentine’s Day in and around Somerset, we pick a few ways to celebrate the occasion in the county

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Monday, January 30, 2017

Rich in history and legend, National Trust’s Glastonbury Tor is a pleasure to trek up and admire St Michael’s Tower. We choose 12 pictures that will make you want to visit Somerset’s iconic monument immediately

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Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Cosy chairs to lounge on. Check. A glass of your preferred tipple. Check. A roaring fire. Check. What can be better than a visit to Somerset’s most charming pubs this winter?

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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

There’s nothing better than relaxing in a cosy café with a pot of tea or a cup of coffee and a delicious slice of homemade cake. We bring you 15 places every sweet tooth needs to visit in Somerset.

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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

A small journey from Yeovil and 24 miles south of Bath sits Castle Cary, a small medieval market town on the edge of gorgeous rolling countryside between the Somerset Levels and Penselwood. With plenty to see and do, we’ve assembled a guide to help plan your trip to this charming Somerset town

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Monday, December 19, 2016

As we embrace the festivities, we pick 20 reasons why we love spending the holidays in Somerset

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Monday, December 19, 2016

Magnificent architecture, rich in history and truly stunning, stately homes and gardens provide a delightful day out for visitors. Somerset boasts plenty, and we bring you 8 of the most special locations to visit this Christmas

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Monday, December 12, 2016

A bracing winter walk is the perfect way to blow away the cobwebs, and where better to embrace the crisp, chilly air than through the varied, and beautiful, landscape that Somerset has to offer

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

Misty views of the landscape, frost covered buildings and twinkling Christmas lights, Somerset is abundant with picture-perfect winter scenes. We pick 19 of the county’s prettiest moments worthy of a Christmas card

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Friday, November 11, 2016

With Christmas just round the corner, there’s nothing quite like enjoying Christmas carols and singing along to your festive favourites. We pick 10 of the best performances in some of Somerset’s most delightful locations

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