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Active Somerset

29 April 2022

Somerset is a county of varied landscapes, stretching from bird-filled wetlands to limestone ridges, hills covered in ancient woodland, moorland and coast. It is no surprise then that the region provides plenty of opportunities to get outside and get active, with adventures to both challenge and inspire. You could be exploring every nook and…

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Berrys Coaches and FlixBus form new partnership

21 April 2022

FlixBus, the UK’s fastest growing coach operator, has strengthened its partnership with Berrys Coaches and Roselyn Coaches, expanding its national network into the South West of England. The new Plymouth to London route will begin operating from 28 April, stopping at Exeter, Taunton and Bridgwater. Buses will run daily, with trips increasing…

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Berrys Coaches and FlixBus form new partnership

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee: Where and How to Celebrate in London

19 April 2022

The Queen is celebrating her Platinum Jubilee to mark 70 years of service. While we doubt an invite to the palace for tea and biscuits is in the post, that’s not stopping Londoners from celebrating the event in style. As well as the locals, many people are visiting the capital specifically to join in the fun – why not join them on one…

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The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee:  Where and How to Celebrate in London

Bridgwater Carnival Returns for 2022

6 April 2022

One of the best loved events in the Somerset calendar is back after a two-year pause following pandemic and it is set to be the biggest and best yet! The Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival is the oldest carnival in the UK and believed to be the largest illuminated procession in Europe and will return on Saturday, November 5. The carnival…

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Bridgwater Carnival Returns for 2022

Festivals in Somerset 2022

31 March 2022

Somerset is world-famous for its festivals, with one in particular to rule them all - Glastonbury, of course. Perhaps the world’s largest green-field music and performing arts festival, the legendary event is finally returning to Michael Eavis’s farm in Pilton this summer after being forced, by the pandemic, to cancel for two years in…

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Festivals in Somerset 2022