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Sign of the Ankh-Morpork Consulate at The Cunning Artificer in Wincanton, Somerset

Way Out West

"We recently went to North Devon to meet a pal of ours there. On the journey home to our south London suburb we were in no great hurry and stopped at, or took a detour to, anything that took our fancy." A pot-pourri of some West Country tourist attractions...

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The War Graves Photographic Project

The War Graves Photographic Project is a volunteer project set up to document the graves and memorials of British Service personnel from 1914 to the present day, including those killed in recent conflicts and peace-keeping operations. Find out how you, too, can help this worthwhile cause.

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Worthing winners

"When we were forced to return to the UK in May 2005 but had nowhere to move into, we decided to spend the first couple of weeks in Worthing. We enjoyed it so much that, once we finally did get our house back, we went back down for a couple of nights when we were fed up of redecorating." Dave on where to eat, drink and sleep in Worthing.

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Stromness's narrow streets

Clarkie’s Orkney Tour – April 2005: Part 2

"Already in Stromness, we were checking watches and reminding ourselves of the departure time of the last ferry. The tour guide took an executive decision. You cannot visit Orkney without seeing Skara Brae, even if it means missing out Kirkwall on the mad dash back." Part Two of Clarkie's day trip to Orkney - Stromness and Skara Brae.

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Ring of Brodgar, Orkney

Clarkie’s Orkney Tour – April 2005

"We headed for Maeshowe, the finest chambered cairn in Western Europe, built before 2700BC and containing the largest collection in the world of runic inscriptions to be found in one place. It was shut. The day was getting better, though. The sun was shining." Mike takes a day trip across the Pentland Firth to Orkney.

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