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Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Jeremy Wilding has been appointed MBE in the New Year’s Honours list for 2016

Jeremy Wilding, chairman of the Trustees of the Three Choirs Festival Society, has been appointed MBE for services to the Hereford Three Choirs Festival in the New Year’s Honours list for 2016

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Monday, December 14, 2015
Carl and Valegro at home in Gloucestershire

Debbie Graham meets up with dressage superstar Valegro, and his owner and trainer, Olympic gold medalist Carl Hester

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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

The equine condition laminitis is common and frustrating to treat, says Debbie Graham.Veterinary surgeon Jess Hill offers advice on how to spot the symptoms, and what course of action to choose for your pony.

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Wednesday, December 2, 2015

For 46 weeks of the year, Cotswold veterinary surgeon Tim Brazil’s patients are the sports and pleasure horses of this area and beyond. But for the remaining six it is the working equines of developing countries, like India and Egypt, that demand his attention. Debbie Graham spoke to him about his work.

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Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Dewsall Court

On October 31, country retreat Dewsall Court will be welcoming Valentine Warner to host a Halloween Party, set within 15 acres of grounds in the deepest, darkest Herefordshire countryside.

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Style

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Celebrate Buy British Day

Did you know October 3rd is Buy British Day? To celebrate we have picked our favourite 9 British-made fashion gifts for every member of the family, for every budget, from girlie princess bags to cuff links

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Food & Drink

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
7 essentials for the British baker

Calling all baking fanatics! Whether you’re hosting afternoon tea, there’s a cake sale on at work, or you just want to while away the afternoon in the kitchen, we’ve picked eight of our favourite essentials for the British baker.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Agatha Christie’s A Murder is Announced, at The Everyman, Cheltenham

There are mysteries afoot at the Everyman. Why is a murder announced in the local paper? Why is Miss Marple’s knitting so poor? Does Katie Jarvis ever know what she’s talking about?

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Alex James and Jamie Oliver at The Big Feastival

The Westons’ Cider Teepee will be taking centre stage at The Big Feastival this weekend (August 28 to 30), ensuring there will be cider galore for foodies and music lovers alike.

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People

Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Jeremy Wilding has been appointed MBE in the New Year’s Honours list for 2016

Jeremy Wilding, chairman of the Trustees of the Three Choirs Festival Society, has been appointed MBE for services to the Hereford Three Choirs Festival in the New Year’s Honours list for 2016

Read Full Story »
Monday, December 14, 2015
Carl and Valegro at home in Gloucestershire

Debbie Graham meets up with dressage superstar Valegro, and his owner and trainer, Olympic gold medalist Carl Hester

Read Full Story »
Wednesday, December 2, 2015

For 46 weeks of the year, Cotswold veterinary surgeon Tim Brazil’s patients are the sports and pleasure horses of this area and beyond. But for the remaining six it is the working equines of developing countries, like India and Egypt, that demand his attention. Debbie Graham spoke to him about his work.

Read Full Story »
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Joe Henson with some Rare Breed Gloucester Old Spot Piglets at his family farm, Bemborough Farm

The farming world has lost one of its heroes, Joe Henson, MBE, who has died after a short illness, at the age of 82

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Friday, August 14, 2015
L to R: Will Gledhill, Tom Harrison, Arulkumaran Umapathy and Tristan Parker

Four friend are making the long journey from Lands End to John O’Groats on bikes in memory of their friend from Herefordshire, Ollie Thomas, who died in Afghanistan last year

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Friday, April 10, 2015
Careful planning ensures your wedding runs smoothly / Photo: The Manor House Hotel, Moreton [Credit: Jenny Aston Photography]

Promotional feature: Wedding photographer Jenny Aston asks wedding co-ordinators from across the Cotswolds for their top tips on planning your big day

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Thursday, November 20, 2014
Furs, Fire and Ice Party

On December 6, Valentine Warner will be serving a very special Scandinavian themed menu at a glamorous Furs, Fire & Ice Party in the heart of the Herefordshire countryside

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Saturday, November 1, 2014
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Tuesday, October 28, 2014
A blue tit feeding during the winter months

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Friday, September 12, 2014
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