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Dorset locals who saved village’s last pub celebrate as it reopens

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Enjoying the sweet taste of success: Dorset locals who raised £30,000 to save village's last pub, after four others closed, celebrate with a pint as it reopens for first time over bank holiday weekendThe White Lion p...

What became of Brits who bought wrecks in Italian villages for 1 euro?

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What became of the brave Britons who bought wrecks in Italian villages for just 1 euro? The plan to revitalise dormant pockets of rural Italy by selling ancient housing for pennies raised eyebrows... but the results ...

Five more hamlets in France added to ‘most beautiful villages’ list

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Pictured: The enchanting villages in France added to the official list of the country's most picturesque hamletsNew additions include Chatillon-en-Diois, which impressed with its 'abundant sunshine' and renowned wine...

L&G-backed Inspired Villages accused of ‘bombarding’ councillor

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Developer backed by L&G and NatWest accused of 'relentlessly bombarding' local councillor amid plans for Cotswolds and Chilterns retirement homesDeveloper is hoping to build 160 homes in a village on the edge of the ...

Tiny Chihuahuas strut their stuff at a sleepy village’s beauty pageant

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Strike a PAWS! 800 Chihuahuas don flamboyant costumes and strut their stuff on a catwalk in the Miss Chihuahua Town beauty pageantSleepy town of Yardley Gobion, Northamptonshire put together beauty pageant Tiny Chihu...

Exploring spires, spas and villages on a walk from Oxford to Bath

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From spires to spas: Mansions, Romans, magic... revelling in the majesty of England's countryside on a walk between Oxford and BathThe route, offered by Headwater Holidays, traverses 103 miles and takes eight days to...

Britain’s ten hotspot villages where house prices have soared

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Location, location, location! Britain's ten hotspot villages where house prices soared the most as buyers escaped to the countryWe reveal the villages with the biggest rises in the average price of homes sold  Malbor...

Inside one of Spain’s most beautiful villages (officially)

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Inside one of Spain's most beautiful villages (officially) - and how it was put on the map by the hard work of a Scottish expatVejer de la Frontera, 55 miles west of Gibraltar, made the official list of the most beau...

Historic England lists villages that have ties to slave trade

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The villages with links to slavery: Historic England lists places that have ties to slave trade after carrying out review into UK's halls, farms, schools, pubs and parish churchesHistoric England has listed villages ...

Rankings reveal the most luxury retirement villages in the UK

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How to retire in style! The most luxurious communities in the UK costing from £188,000 - including trendy London flats and a Grade II listed Georgian Manor with spas, cinemas and restaurantsRankings have revealed the...

Prince Charles praises Surrey retirement village’s ‘community spirit ‘

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Prince Charles praises retirement village's 'indomitable community spirit and resilience' amid Covid-19 crisis adding nurses should be 'truly proud' after seeing just seven positive cases out of 450 residentsPrince C...

Ancient Amazons laid out their villages like a clock face

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Ancient Amazonian villages laid out like a clock face suggest ancient Acreans organised their dwellings to represent the Native American cosmos 700 years agoExperts led from Exeter scanned the landscape of Acre State...

Say cheese! Exploring Roquefort’s amazing caves and pretty villages

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Exploring Roquefort’s amazing caves and the pretty villages where selfie-takers must... say cheese!The Mail on Sunday's Jane Knight visited the sleepy village of Roquefort-sur-Soulzon in southern France  It produces ...