There are so many interesting facts and figures about Gloucestershire and we come across new ones from time to time. It is always so interesting to find out global impact from long ago events or little snippets of information that add interest to the different places of interest that can be visited around the county. [...]
If you want to visit some famous pilgrimage sites and do some exploring there is no better place than Gloucestershire. With many historical and ancient sites, the county is steeped in history and fascinating facts. With so many well- preserved monuments, you really will be spoilt for choice and Cooks Green Cottage is the ideal [...]
During June, July and August Great Britain will be celebrating in style with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the Olympic Games. Gloucestershire has put on some special events to make your visit extra special in Gloucester Cathedral, Sudeley Castle and in many other attractions. At Birdland in Bourton-on-the-Water, a special quiz to mark the Queen’s [...]
Gloucestershire is allegedly the most haunted county in England. Perhaps all of this ghostly activity is a legacy of the geographic position and the battles that were fought here, most famously the War of the Roses and the pivotal Battle of Tewkesbury. According to the folklore, you are likely to encounter a ghost quite regularly.
Thank you for a lovely stay. The girls enjoyed playing with the cats. (The cats coped well with the squealing!) The weather was good – lots of sun. The area was beautiful – the girls especially liked feeding lambs at Cotswold Farm Park and the big climbing tower and slide at Sudeley Castle. Thankyou. God [...]