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Colourful autumnal escapes

Colourful autumnal escapes

As the turn of the season approaches this weekend our thoughts move to crisp autumn walks, family board games in front of the fire, long bubble baths and new adventures in the countryside. We focus on some of the best places to enjoy the bright hues of autumn this season...

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Summer in the city: Edinburgh Festivals

Summer in the city: Edinburgh Festivals

Ahh, August. A month of drawn out evenings, after-work sea swims, jolly barbecues with friends and, if you’re in our area, jaunts a little further north to the city of Edinburgh to spend time soaking-up the buzz of the four festivals which will be taking place in the city over the next few weeks!

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Inspiration for your family summer holiday

Inspiration for your family summer holiday

In the middle of a long, hot summer we're here to inspire your holiday plans! From horse riding along beautiful beaches to learning essential bush crafts, beat boredom this summer on a Crabtree & Crabtree staycation designed to help families discover new skills outdoors.

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All eyes on: Northumberland Coast AONB

All eyes on: Northumberland Coast AONB

We've noticed the magnificent Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty receiving some well-deserved attention from the national press over the past few weeks. This region is famed for its rugged coastline, unspoilt, quiet sandy beaches, turbulent history and picturesque seaside towns.

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“Hunkering down in the Scottish Borders”

“Hunkering down in the Scottish Borders”

Late last year we were delighted to host blogger and copywriter Hattie West, accompanied by her husband and cute puppy, for a stay at one of our romantic boltholes, The Studio. Read about Hattie's autumnal weekend stay which was filled with "soul-lifting views" and "many a precious pillow hour"!

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Our competition winner's magical stay at Milne Graden

Our competition winner's magical stay at Milne Graden

This year sees the Milne Graden Cottages celebrate their 10th Birthday! In celebration we offered you the chance to win a stay to kick start a year of Milne Graden Magic. Our competition winner Sue, along with her cockapoo Hamish, elected to enjoy 4 nights at West Lodge in May. Read on to hear about Sue's magical stay in her own words...

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