Castleton visitor centre opens after £330,000 revamp

Castleton’s new-look visitor centre has officially reopened following a £330,000 refurbishment by the Peak District National Park Authority.

Take a trip to Wheelgate All-action theme park.

Wheelgate’s well worth another look

Wheelgate theme park may be a well-known day out for Mansfield families – but if you have not been for a while then it might be worth taking another look.

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REVIEW: Let buyagift help you make the most of your trip to London

When it comes to visiting London, there's just never enough time to see everything that our capital city has to offer.
How many of these landmarks have you visited?

REVEALED: The 35 famous UK landmarks Brits haven't visited

Big Ben, Edinburgh Castle and Sherwood Forest are just some of the UK landmarks many Brits have never visited, a new survey has found.


New CBeebies Land Hotel is a surefire hit with young and old

Toddlers and nice hotels are not usually a winning combination.

Families spend an average of 96 on each child to keep them happy while on holiday.

Derbyshire families splash cash on ice creams and seaside toys to keep kids happy on holiday

Derbyshire families spend an average of £96 per child to keep them happy on holiday, a new survey has found.

The pilgrim path in Stange. Picture:

To be a pilgrim! Exploring Norway’s St Olav Ways

“Only six people from Britain have travelled through this year,” Stig Grytting informs me as I gorge on a divinely succulent and gargantuan serving of lambs legs selected from his own animal stock at the 700-year-old medieval farm hotel he runs with his family in Eastern Norway.

The spectacular subtropical swimming paradise at Center Parcs, Sherwood Forest

REVIEW: Center Parcs Sherwood Forest offers calm and all-action fun for the family

At the heart of historic Sherwood Forest lies the original British Center Parcs — an oasis among the trees for relaxation and all-action fun in equal measure.


VIDEO: KLM plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport

KLM airline boss Warner Rootliep has revealed plans to soar passenger numbers at Leeds Bradford Airport - establishing it as Yorkshire's gateway to the world.
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REVIEW: Luxury Peak District lodge left me renewed and revitalised

REVIEW: Luxury Peak District lodge left me renewed and revitalised

When you need to de-stress and unwind the first thought that occurs is jetting off to a far flung place or jumping in the car for hours to find the tranquility of some far off haven.

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Duo take on charity rally in £500 banger

Duo take on charity rally in £500 banger

A DARING duo are putting their faith in a £500 ‘banger’ to help them complete a charity rally across eight European countries.

TRAVEL: Get away from it all in the Venice of the Algarve

TRAVEL: Get away from it all in the Venice of the Algarve

There are not many destinations where you can see the pretty resort church from your poolside lounger, but then not many places are like Vila Gale, Albacora.

Airport transfers in some EU destinations can cost more than four times the price of flights.

Brit sunseekers face paying four times their flight costs - for airport transfers

Brit holidaymakers booking airport transfers at some EU destinations face paying more than FOUR TIMES the cost of their plane tickets.
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REVIEW: Blackpool has it all - nowhere matches it for sheer fun

For this single mum and teenage daughter, the opportunity to spend some quality time together is few and far between, so when we were offered the chance of a weekend break to Blackpool we jumped at it, and it was non-stop laughter and fun from start to finish.

Win this enormous Vango Nadina 600 family tent and a mountain bike from GO Outdoors.

WIN: £800 mountain bike and family tent with GO Outdoors

Spring is in the air and to celebrate we have teamed up with GO Outdoors, the ultimate destination for all your staycation needs, to give you the chance to ride off with a mountain bike and a family tent worth £800.
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View from the Quayside towards the Gateshead Millennium Bridge, The Sage Gateshead and The Tyne Bridge.

Newcastle revealed as the UK’s happiest place

Norway may be the happiest country on earth, but Newcastle-upon-Tyne is the happiest city in the UK, according to a new study by the UK’s number one bingo site,

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Peppa Pig World will have you squealing with joy

If you have a child aged under five then, chances are, Peppa Pig plays a major part in your life.

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Crowds at the opening of the new James ride at Thomas Land.

James drops in to boost family favourite Thomas Land

There can be few pre-schoolers on the planet who have not heard of Thomas the Tank Engine.

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Copacabana Beach

Thrills in Brazil, highs in Uruguay, tangos in Argentina

An ambition was realised when I read the itinerary Fred Olsen Cruise Lines was offering. Their ship Boudicca was visiting exciting places in Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina, and oh, yes via Cape Verde islands off West Africa.

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