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Bure Valley Railway

Norfolk’s longest narrow gauge steam railway runs between the old market town of Aylsham and the bustling Broads town of Wroxham and is within easy reach of Norwich and the coast.

Aylsham Station, Norwich Road, Aylsham, Norfolk, NR11 6BW

tel: 01263 733858

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A day out at a Suffolk church

Angels & Pinnacles historic churches in Suffolk

Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, St Nicholas Centre, 4 Cutler Street, Ipswich, IP1 1UQ

tel: 01473 298500

St Edmundsbury Cathedral

Suffolk's Cathedral, alongside the Abbey Gardens, open daily for visitors, donations welcome. Tours, exhibitions, concerts, Shop and Restaurant.

The Cathedral Office, Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1LS

tel: 01284 748726

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Houghton Hall - The Stone Hall

Palladian Mansion built for Britain's First Prime Minister, Sir Robert Walpole. Award-winning Walled Garden. Contemporary sculptures, Deer Park, Café, Gift Shop, Soldier Museum. Damien Hirst Exhibition 25th March to 15th July 2018.

Houghton, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6UE

tel: 01485 528569

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Holkham Hall

Steeped in history, Holkham Hall has the perfect location, surrounded by acres of rolling parkland rich in wildlife and the nearby north Norfolk coast with its stunning beach.

Holkham Estate, Wells-next- the-Sea, Norfolk, NR23 1AB

tel: 01328 710227

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Elgood's Brewery and Garden

Traditional 18th century family brewery. Four acre garden with many delightful features. Visitor Centre, tearoom and licensed bar.

North Brink Brewery, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, PE13 1LW

tel: 01945 583160

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Hedingham Castle

Hedingham Castle is not just one place. Romantic, beautiful, ancient, historic and wild, it is somewhere to set your imagination free.

Baley Street, Castle Hedingham, Essex, CO9 3DJ

tel: 01787 460261

Stotfold Watermill

Restored Grade II listed working watermill, in idyllic setting on the Rivel Ivel, producing quality stone-ground flour, with adjoining nature reserve.

Stotfold Watermill & Nature Reserve, Mill Lane, Stotfold, Bedfordshire, SG5 4NU

tel: 01462 734541

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Elstow Moot Hall

Medieval Market house set on tranquil village green. Collection of 17thC furniture and items relating to life & works of John Bunyan.

Elstow Moot Hall, Elstow Green, Church End, Elstow, Bedfordshire, MK42 9XT

tel: 01234 266889


Ware Priory itself is a Grade I listed building which has a distinctive choice of individual character rooms named after significant people, or groups of people in the history of the building.

High Street, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 9AL

tel: 01920 460316


Houghton House today is the shell of a 17th-century mansion commanding magnificent views, reputedly the inspiration for the ‘House Beautiful’ in John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress.

Ampthill, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK45 2

tel: 01223 582700

Cromer Windmill

Hertfordshire's Sole-serviving windmill has been restored back to working order by the Hertfordshire Building Preservation Trust with grant aid from English Heritage and the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Cromer, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 7QA

tel: 01279 843301

Hertford Castle

A 15thC Edward IV gatehouse, Mayor's parlour and robing room with 15thC stone, brick and timber screens. The town's insignia is also on display on special open days.

The Castle, Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG14 1HR

tel: 01992 584322


Methodist Church, High Street, Ludham, Great Yarmouth, NR29 5QT

tel: 01692 678151


The Manor House in Cressingham.

Great Cressingham, Thetford, IP25 6NJ

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The Street, Claxton, Norwich, NR14 7AS

St Mary's church

Peaceful spot in the midst of modern development.

Off Church Road, Burton End, Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, CM24 8UB

tel: 01223 324 442