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Five things to do in West Sussex & Hampshire

Base camp is the newly-refurbished Goodwood Hotel on the Goodwood Estate and our four other suggestions crisscross over the county boundaries of West Sussex and Hampshire – or as we locals tend to call it, the county triangle! With starting room … Continue reading

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A3 Wanderings: An historic church – St Mary’s, Selborne, Hampshire

Wandering around Selborne when visiting Gilbert White’s House, I can see why the village so enthralled him.  OK – so in the mid 1700’s, it would have been a little different obviously but there is charm by the bucket load … Continue reading

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A3 Wanderings: Chowing down in Selborne, Hampshire

Whilst visiting Selborne to see Gilbert White’s House, we cast around initially to see where we could enjoy a restorative cup of tea.  With the Hound in tow, we sadly could not try out the Tea Parlour in Gilbert White’s … Continue reading

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A3 Wanderings: Gilbert White’s House & The Oates Museum

The sign on the A3 I see every day intrigued me.  Who was Gilbert White and why is his house so special?  When I had some time to spare, I decided to find out. Gilbert White was a keen gardener … Continue reading

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A3 Wanderings: Selborne, Hampshire

Wanting to know more about this name I see everyday on the A3 roundabout, Gilbert White, has also brought me an unexpected treat.  By visiting Gilbert White’s House (more in another post), it has lead me to Selborne, a delightful … Continue reading

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