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Tue, 11:30

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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Mon, 15:41

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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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

The popular Lion Rock Tea Rooms in Cheddar are now serving a Before Noon Tea – a perfectly indulgent breakfast to start your day

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

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, January 5, 2018

Still hosting lively markets every week, there are many delightful market towns to put on a list of places to visit in Somerset. We recommend starting with these 8!

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

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

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

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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Tuesday, December 12, 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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Monday, December 11, 2017

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

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Friday, December 8, 2017

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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Friday, November 17, 2017

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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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Crunchy leaves under foot, bracing walks in beautiful countryside and along the coast, cream teas in cosy tea rooms and charming pubs with roaring fireplaces – what’s not to love about autumn in the Somerset?

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Friday, November 10, 2017

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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Monday, November 6, 2017

‘Tis the season to be jolly! The whole of Somerset will be full of festivities with plenty of charming Christmas markets, late night shopping opportunities and Christmas events. We bring you the festive happenings from all over the county

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

For a leisurely, stress-free Christmas day lunch, why not visit one of these delightful Somerset eateries for a delicious festive dinner?

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

With landmarks steeped in history, coaching inns housing tragic tales and plenty of scary stories from around the region, its little wonder Somerset is full of haunted locations waiting to be explored. We’ve found 15 of the spookiest spots to visit if you dare!

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

As the colder months draw in, and golden and red hues fill the trees, there’s nothing quite like gathering the family for a stroll through the countryside. Embrace the fresh air, wrap up warm and soak in the beauty of Somerset on these 10 autumn walks

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Tuesday, August 29, 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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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Succulent beef patties, tempting toppings and salad all housed in a bun – is your mouth watering yet? We pick our favourite places to enjoy a burger in Bath

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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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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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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 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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