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Author: Sally-Jayne

The Burley Court Hotel

This is a guest post from Ron, who has recently spent a few days in…

Rushton Triangular Lodge

Rushton Triangular Lodge is an oddity set in the middle of nowhere. As its name…

What is the benefit of hiring a Blue Badge Guide?

What is the benefit of hiring a Blue Badge Guide? As the highest guiding qualification…

Are there any hidden extra costs?

There are no hidden costs, but there may be additional ones. If you book a…

How can I tell if my guide really has a Blue Badge?

Your guide should have a physical badge, like the one pictured. They will probably be…

How much does it cost to hire a Blue Badge Guide?

The price for hiring a Blue Badge Guide varies from region to region, with London…

Vee’s Deli

Just like much else in the Jewellery Quarter, Vee’s Deli is small but perfectly formed.…

Top Ten Things to Do in Birmingham

Birmingham is such a huge, thriving city that it’s hard to choose just ten must-do…

The Alhambra Hotel

This is a guest post from Jennifer, a regular reader of our blog. The Alhambra…

Aston Hall

It is easy to spend a whole morning or afternoon at Aston Hall. It is…

Castle Bromwich Hall Gardens

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so with this many beautiful pictures…

The Monkey Forest

For a fun, family day out, the Monkey Forest in Staffordshire is a good choice.…

Charlecote Park

If you like stately homes and gardens, then Charlecote Park is a must-see. The house…

Winterbourne House and Gardens

Winterbourne House is one of Birmingham’s hidden treasures – even many of the locals don’t…

Barnsdale Lodge

If you are looking for somewhere to stay in the Rutland area, we recommend the…

Wolverhampton Grand

For a night at the theatre, the Wolverhampton Grand is a great choice. It’s smaller…

Juri’s Tea Rooms

There are tearooms, there are great tearooms, and then there is the award-winning tearoom that…

Conwy Castle

This month we have a guest post from Phoebe, aged 11: In north Wales there…

Outdoor theatre

Open-air theatre is a great experience. There are several companies that do it, but the…