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A world away in Wales

Wild horses, moorland and mountain lakes. Barbecues, board games and fire apples. This way for a guaranteed get-away-from-it-all.

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In Season...


The weather is finally on our side and there's an 'r' in April. Can only mean it's time to go mussel-picking...

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Win a blissful beachside break in Cornwall!

Fresh air fun guaranteed here. You could win a two-night stay for two at the wow-factor Watergate Bay Hotel in Cornwall, plus surf lessons and two Finisterre insulated gilets.
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Finds & keeps...

One utterly charming armchair

Can't help but want to bring a bit of spring inside right now. Totally smitten for this bright and sunny armchair from It's called Jethou and is from their fab Design Lab collaboration with British print-makers Thornback & Peel. Picture collapsing in it after a long day in the fresh air.
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Write for This is Your Kingdom

We're looking to expand our fantastic team of contributors, so if you're a blogger, journalist or simply delight in discovering lovely new things to see and do, then we'd love to hear from you.
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Win Yeo Valley's Great British Farmhouse Cookbook!

We've got 25 copies of Yeo Valley's Great British Farmhouse Cookbook up for grabs. Curated by Sarah Mayor, whose parents started the farm, the book celebrates country kitchen cooking at its best. Yum!
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This week's guest contributor...

Catherine Turner of BEG Bicycles

Cycles a much-loved route along rivers and through meadows in Cambridgeshire. Catherine is the founder of BEG Bicycles, a collection of classically styled bicycles and vintage-inspired cycling accessories.

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Meet Our Contributors...

Jeska Hearne

Jeska is the writer of Lobster and Swan, a place she likes to share all the things that warm her heart, from favourite recipes and decorating ideas to daily discoveries and inspirations. She grew up and still lives on the magnificent East Sussex coast where visits to nearby historic towns and National Trust parks have strengthened her passion for bygone eras.

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