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Travel

Asphodel Cottage near Cirencester

Asphodel Cottage near Cirencester

I am sure everyone has found it difficult to find that perfect little weekend getaway spot for when you just have to get out of the city. The most popular ‘patch’ for these breaks is of course an area centred around the Cotswolds. Handy for the big smoke – as […]

by × November 13, 2014 × 1 comment

Travel

Garden Tour & Wedding Celebration Champagne Tea at Highgrove

Garden Tour & Wedding Celebration Champagne Tea at Highgrove

This week we visited Highgrove House to take a long overdue tour of the private gardens of their Royal Hignesses The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall. Situated near Tetbury in Gloucestershire, Prince Charles purchased the house in 1980 and after his marriage to the then Lady Diana Spencer in 1981, the couple raised William and […]

by × April 28, 2011 × 0 comments

Food

Highgrove Shop

Highgrove Shop

The nearest village to our Cotswold country cottage is the lovely seventeenth century market town of Tetbury, famous not only for its plethora of antiques shops, but also due to fact that HRH The Prince of Wales lives just around the corner at Highgrove. Since Prince Charles opened the first of the Highgrove shops here in March 2008 (the second recently opened in Bath), the increase in visitors to […]

by × April 12, 2011 × 0 comments