Helping you to get the most out of our region

Articles

  • Eating outside

    2nd September 2020

    Outside areas are never more relevant than now, as we get back to eating out. Nicholas Rudd-Jones explores some favourites – fingers crossed for an Indian summer!

    Read more
  • Stamfordian clockmaker Robert Loomes recently became Chairman of the British Horological Institute. Nicholas Rudd-Jones went to meet him at its headquarters

    Read more
  • Caroline Aston recounts the fascinating story of Mr Henry Vincent, who was a leader in the Chartist Movement, fighting the fight for electoral reforms for working-class men… a tale with an Oakham connection

    Read more
  • New times, new clothes

    21st August 2020

    It’s great to be back in our lovely unique independent shops! Sally Stillingfleet supports the local independent retailers with a nod to new trends, mixed in with some pre-loved items…

    Read more
  • Local Living Publisher Nicholas Rudd-Jones, author of two walking guides (Urban Rambles and Pathways), has collated his 10 favourite walks in our region, all of which have a fabulous pub…

    Read more
  • This is really a circumnavigation of Burghley House, with great views from the southern side, and the full circuit made possible by the permissive footpath running between Pilsgate and the…

    Read more
  • Bedford Purlieus has been described as one of the most flower-rich woods in England. Nicholas Rudd-Jones guides you there on a walk that starts in the pretty village of Apethorpe…

    Read more