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4 Great pub walks in the Nene Valley

4 Great pub walks in the Nene Valley

Winter in the Nene Valley is a time for exhilarating walks in the countryside rewarded with a visit to a ...
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Have you planned your visit to Chester House Estate yet?

Have you planned your visit to Chester House Estate yet?

If, like us, you’ve been eagerly looking forward to its completion, the time has come to book your visit and ...
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An autumn weekend in the Nene Valley

An autumn weekend in the Nene Valley

Come to the Nene Valley for a relaxing weekend exploring landscaped gardens and a watery wildlife haven – with some ...
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Half term activities for children in the Nene Valley

Half term activities for children in the Nene Valley

Wrap yourselves up warmly and head out into the autumnal Nene Valley for some fun activities this school half term ...
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Our must-visit winter wildlife haven

Our must-visit winter wildlife haven

The Nene Valley is the place to come each autumn and winter to see a wide variety of wildlife and ...
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How well do you know the River Nene?

How well do you know the River Nene?

In honour of World Rivers Day*, celebrated annually on the fourth Sunday of September, we thought it would be fun ...
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‘Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.’ Albert Camus

‘Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.’ Albert Camus

Changing colours in the trees, the crackling of leaves underfoot and different scents in the air, Autumn is a season ...
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Three of the Best

Three of the Best

Here’s a selection of our favourite walks, pubs, cafés, water-based activities and stately homes to enjoy in the Nene Valley… ...
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Afternoon Tea in the Nene Valley

Afternoon Tea in the Nene Valley

“There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea,” wrote ...
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Family fun guaranteed in the Nene Valley this summer

Family fun guaranteed in the Nene Valley this summer

It can be a challenge to find a destination that offers something of interest to every member of the family, ...
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Let’s enjoy the river – licences explained

Let’s enjoy the river – licences explained

There’s little to beat spending time beside or on the river when it’s hot and sunny. It’s a great way ...
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Head to the Nene Valley This Summer

Head to the Nene Valley This Summer

Here in the Nene Valley in the heart of Northamptonshire we are proud of our beautiful countryside, riverside scenery and ...
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Outdoor entertainment in the Nene Valley this summer

Outdoor entertainment in the Nene Valley this summer

Theatre was born outdoors. From ancient Greek amphitheatres to the pageant wagons from which mystery and miracle plays were performed ...
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Time for tee?

Time for tee?

Boasting numerous benefits, not least the opportunity it brings to spend social time outside, golf is even more popular now ...
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Anyone for tennis this Wimbledon fortnight?

Anyone for tennis this Wimbledon fortnight?

If the arrival of the Wimbledon Tennis Championships each summer has you glued to the TV, promising yourself that this ...
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Father’s Day Gift Inspiration

Father’s Day Gift Inspiration

7 top ideas to put a smile on your Dad’s face this Father’s Day A retro gift — treat your ...
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