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  • BBC Countryfile Live Blenheim Palace presenters sat on hay bales

    A country fair with a difference

    Countryfile Live is more multi-media modern festival than trad country show. It's rocking up in Blenheim Palace soon - we've filleted the best bits for your delectation.

  • Party in the shires

    Countryfile Live is back at Blenheim Palace next month, and this year it's throwing a special summer party. If you want to join John Craven in the mosh pit, read on.

  • Thames Lido Victorian lido modernised with bright colours. yellow parasols Reading Berkshire

    Ready, set… Get wet!

    Hey hot stuff! Bit sweaty? Strip down to your cossie, we’re diving in. Here are 10 watery hot spots to cool off in a heatwave.

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markel official engagement photos Frogmore House Windsor Berkshire

    Where to watch the Royal Wedding

    If you're NFI to the Harry and Meghan's Big Fat Berkshire Wedding *sniff*, head this way, baby cakes, the real fun's happening over here on May 19

  • Royal best in show

    Saddle up, we're diving into the Royal Windsor Horse Show archives to take a peek at the Queen and fam.

  • National Trist Bluebell woods Berkshire Photograph by Hugh Mothersole

    Bluebell wood hotspots

    Our woodlands are a sea of blooms, so here’s where to catch them while they last – with nearby pit stops!

  • Imagine Children's Festival Southbank London Dynamic

    Keep the kids sweet

    Half Term is here! Save your sanity and keep the kids entertained with the best theatre and coolest days out.

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