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Making Mischief Festival at The Other Place

28th June 2016

The Other Place Festival, Stratford-upon-Avon The_Other_Place_exterior_April_2016_2016_Photo_by_Stewart_Hemley_c_RSC_190179.jpg

What is acceptable to say in the modern world and what is taboo? Confront your own assumptions in the times we live in.

Family summer fun in Shakespeare’s England!

23rd June 2016

Drumming with car parts

Things to see and places to stay this summer in Warwickshire...

Warwickshire wins Best in Europe title from Lonely Planet

21st June 2016


Last month The Lonely Planet revealed Warwickshire as one of the best places to visit in Europe in 2016.

Midsummer music, madness, magic and mischief

17th June 2016

Midsummer Madness RSC_Dream16

Midsummer is almost upon us...

Now it’s dad’s turn to have some fun…

13th June 2016

Fathers Day

Although Mother’s Day tends to get more attention – both in the media and in the shops – we shouldn’t overlook Father’s Day, which this year falls on Sunday 19th June.

On your bike!

07th June 2016

Women Cycling Warwickshire

Warwickshire is gearing up to host Stage 2 of the 2016 Aviva Women's Tour on Thursday 16th June.

Fine dining – from Tudors to today

31st May 2016

Fawkes Feast at Coughton Court The Dining Room at Mallory Court

We might think it’s a 21st century preoccupation, but did you know that people in Shakespeare's England were also obsessed with food?

What’s on over Whitsun?

24th May 2016

May Half Term at Warwick Castle May Half Term at Tudor World

The May Whitsun half term holiday is one of the best times of the year to get out and about in Shakespeare’s England

Motor on Down

20th May 2016

Classic Motor Show at Ragley Hall British Motor Museum

Whether you want to get behind the wheel, discover more about their history or simply admire some memorable vehicles, there’s plenty of choice on offer.

Billesley Manor, steeped in history and frequented by Shakespeare

13th May 2016

Billesley Manor Hotel Goats cheese starter Billesley - Picture - Room 4

Billesley Manor is a quaint country house located 3 miles away from Stratford-upon-Avon