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Cheese Rolling

One of the oddest and iconic events that take place in Gloucestershire is cheese rolling. While it may sound like British eccentricity at its best, in fact it is steeped in legend and has a historic legacy going back hundreds of years. Cheese rolling is hotly contested by locals and visitors from far away as […]

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A Gloucestershire Ploughman’s Lunch

Gloucestershire is renowned for its fine produce and specialities. When you fancy an al fresco lunch, nothing could be finer than some fresh crusty bread, farm butter, Gloucester cheese, tomatoes, lettuce and pickles with a glass of pure apple juice or a glass of cider made from Gloucestershire’s ancient orchards. This combination of foods is […]

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