Days out ideas for the summer

TAKE a break from the usual overseas holiday this summer and inspire your family with all that England has to offer! Planning the family holidays this year could present us all with some exciting challenges. The economic downturn not only makes the worki

TAKE a break from the usual overseas holiday this summer and inspire your family with all that England has to offer!

Planning the family holidays this year could present us all with some exciting challenges.

The economic downturn not only makes the working week a little more worrisome but when you do have the chance to take a break, you feel like you still need to save money.

A recent survey suggested that more than half of us will stay in the UK this year.


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For families with children there is a world of adventure and hidden gems to be found on English soil - and many of of them are free!

The new Let's Go with the Children guide books cover 14 regions of England and offer endless ideas on places to go and things to do.

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And the Recorder is giving away five copies. To find out how you could win, see this week's Recorder Review.

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