Wood mouse - your cat may find you one

Wood mouse - your cat may find you one

The tiny, brown wood mouse is one of Britain's most common rodents, and is very likely to be found in the garden. Cat owners are especially likely to be aware if wood mice are about! It is similar to the house mouse, but has larger ears and eyes relative to its size.

Stourhead - Italianate mansion and spellbinding lakeside gardens

Stourhead - Italianate mansion and spellbinding lakeside gardens

Stourhead is a grand 2,650-acre estate at the source of the River Stour in southwest Wiltshire. The gardens around a lake are famously beautiful, as is the view across the water to an Italianate lakeside temple.

Capability Brown - a pioneer in English landscape design

Capability Brown - a pioneer in English landscape design

Lancelot 'Capability' Brown was an 18th-century English landscape architect, who designed over 170 parks - many of which survive. Famous designs include Kew Gardens in West London, Hampton Court Palace in Surrey and Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire.

The Old Chelsea Bun House - a royal treat

The Old Chelsea Bun House - a royal treat

The Chelsea bun is a type of currant bun made of a rich yeast dough flavoured with lemon peel, cinnamon or mixed spice. It was first baked in London in the 18th century at the Old Chelsea Bun House, an establishment favoured by Hanoverian royalty.

Senate House - Bloomsbury's towering art deco landmark

Senate House - Bloomsbury's towering art deco landmark

Senate House, probably London's most imposing art-deco building - certainly in terms of scale - also often doubles as 1920's America in television dramas and films. It was actually built from 1932 to 1937 and is the administrative centre of the University of London.

St Davids - the smallest city in Britain and religious shrine

St Davids - the smallest city in Britain and religious shrine

St Davids is a town with a cathedral in Pembrokeshire, west Wales, lying on the River Alun. It is the resting place of Saint David, Wales's patron saint, and named after him.

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