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Things to do in January
The new year has arrived, and January is the perfect time to get out into the open air and explore the places of England's history.
If you're looking to get away this month, look no further than our travel guides which offer suggested itineraries for short breaks and long weekends in the places where history happened.
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Recent stories from our blog
HOW DID THE IRON BRIDGE INSPIRE PAUL CATHERALL’S LATEST ARTWORK?
When Paul Catherall first saw the Iron Bridge 40 years ago, he not only discovered a World Heritage Site – he discovered his passion. He was visiting on a school excursion and he and his fellow students were asked to create a drawing of the site. Little did Paul know this would be the start of his artistic career.
We spoke to Paul about his love of design and what makes the Iron Bridge both artistically striking and historically significant.Read the blog post