New Forest

Spend the Night in This Incredible Treehouse Suite

This treehouse is your childhood dream come true.<p>Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men would surely have abandoned their outlaw ways if they came upon …

Hotels

Cloud Hotel in the New Forest is sold for £1.7m

A PRESTIGIOUS hotel in the heart of the New Forest has been sold, after being marketed for £1.7m.<p>The three AA-star Cloud Hotel in Brockenhurst has …

Hotels

The National Park Partnership Plan, austerity and the Park Board

The National Park Partnership Plan is supposed to be the most important document governing what happens in our National Park, setting out not just …

National Parks

A Drive To... Hampshire

Many of us need an escape every now and then, but it’s not always easy to decide on a destination. Especially if you don’t have much time. So, to …

Jane Austen

Michael Underwood and Angellica Bell enjoy a short break in the New Forest

As a family, we've only been to the New Forest once before and really enjoyed it, so we knew it wouldn't be long before we returned. After all, it's …

Travel

How much extra does it cost to live in a national park?

New research by Lloyds bank has revealed that, on average, homes that are within a national park carry a premium of around 46% - or £116,501 above …

Property (UK)

The New Forest has the most expensive homes in a National Park in the UK

The average house price in a national park in England and Wales is 11.7 times higher than local average gross annual earnings with the New Forest the …

National Parks

10 picture-perfect thatched cottages which are immaculate inside and out

Buying a thatched cottage needn't mean walking into a nightmare of work to do – these delightful places are all as spick-and-span on the inside as …

Houses

Top 20 dog-friendly hotel deals in England

Browse and book these Exclusive Offers at our recommended dog friendly hotels. Bring your four-legged friend along for a break in these top destinations in England, such as the Cotswolds, Devon and Cornwall.<p>Our pet friendly deals even include afternoon teas for dogs or guided walks alongside …

Hotels

Last-minute country house hotel deals in England

Unwind on an idyllic weekend away in the British countryside, browse these exclusive offers for the best Telegraph recommended English country house hotel breaks across popular locations such as the Cotswolds, the Yorkshire Dales and Dorset.<p>Hartwell House & Spa, Buckinghamshire<p>Rooms from £199 per …

Hotels

An ode to the tourist information centre, a British institution trundling towards extinction

First they came for our public toilets. And we did nothing. Then they came for our free seaside car parks. And we stood back and watched. Now they're coming for our tourist information centres. Will this prove to be the red line that shall not be crossed?<p>Last week Visit Scotland, the nation's …

Travel

Country diary 1917: fungus flourishes amid autumn decay

Originally published in the Manchester Guardian on 26 October 1917<p>In the damp wood, where the fallen leaves ooze moisture underfoot, clusters of toadstools and other fungi rise out of decay. They are white, yellow, brown, red, or crimson with chalky spots; some are a deep forbidding purple, but all …

Nature

A Lull

The last few days have been quiet, we are in an interim period, almost all the summer visitors and migrants have gone, but as yet, most of the …

Nature

UK woman arrested on suspicion of murdering three-year-old girl

Hampshire police attended address in Fordingbridge on Thursday night after report of a ‘concern for welfare’<p>A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a three-year-old girl, police have said.<p>Officers were called to a property in Fordingbridge, a gateway town to the New Forest national …

Crime

Complex Systems 2018

Introduction<p>The Complex Systems Conference aims to bring together researchers and practitioners of Complex Systems from a variety of disciplines …

UK National Parks

The Foodism guide to... Lime Wood, Hampshire

1 of 5<p>When the opportunity to stay at Lime Wood arose, we hopped on a train to Southampton faster than you can say “Angela Harnett's pasta.” Of …

Travel

Hampshire harp prodigy, 13, joins music elite

A 13-year-old harp prodigy from Hampshire has become one of the youngest associate members of the Royal Schools of Music and Trinity College London.<p>Rosie Gill from Hordle in the New Forest can now add the letters ARSM and ATCL to her name, after passing her diplomas with distinction.

UK National Parks

This eco beach hut is the UK's most luxurious waterfront hideaway

If you dream of getting away from it all but just can’t do without your home comforts, Britain’s most luxurious beach huts may be just what you’re …

UK National Parks

Seven waterside homes

and<p>550 & 560 Sierra Sunset Lane, Zephyr Cove, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, US, $59m<p><b>Where</b> A five-minute drive from Zephyr Cove on the south-east bank of Lake …

Sotheby's

Incredible deals to the UK's best hotel spas

Browse and book our top exclusive hotel spa offers and breaks in popular locations across the UK in locations including Surrey, Windsor, the Cotswolds and Devon. These offers include exclusive rates on five-star rooms and luxury spa breaks where you can enjoy a facial or massage surrounded by …

Hotels

A 17th century house in Somerset perfect if you love horses – or horsepower

At The Manor House in Ditcheat, even the gazebo is a listed building – while there are equestrian and motoring facilities that will keep anyone happy.<p>…

UK National Parks

Top 10: England hotel deals

Browse and book our Top 10 exclusive hotel offers in popular locations including Yorkshire, Cotswolds, New Forest and Devon. These offers include exclusive rates on five-star rooms, fine-dining restaurants, weekend spa breaks, afternoon tea and complimentary tickets to a range of local attractions …

Hotels

5 English National Park Road Cycling Classics

South Downs | Battle Plan<p>Essential Info<p><b>Start/Finish</b> Sovereign Centre car park, Eastbourne TQ 632 006<p><b>Distance</b> 90km (56 miles)<p><b>Ascent</b> 970m (3180ft)<p><b>Grade</b> …

England

Sandy Balls

<b>The Five Star New Forest Holiday Village</b><p>Set in the beautiful New Forest National Park, Sandy Balls is a five-star holiday village in the New Forest …

UK National Parks

A romantic cottage in the heart of the Cotswolds at the price of a small city flat

A heart-stoppingly romantic cottage in the Cotswolds has come to the market at a price which will make city dwellers green with envy.<p>£600,000 doesn’t …

UK National Parks

A perfect thatched cottage with a fairytale garden, pool and room for horses

A dreamy little cottage has come up for sale within the New Forest National Park.<p>Tucked away on a no-through road on the edge of the delightful …

UK National Parks

One of John Nash’s least-known country houses comes to the market

Principally designed by John Nash, Warrens at Bramshaw in Hampshire is surrounded by the New Forest.<p>In one of the most exciting country-house sales …

John F. Nash

All 15 National Parks in the UK – What to See in a One Day Visit

Great Britain is known for its London landmarks, its British boozers, ‘football’ teams, and urban rock and pop stars – which means its notable …

England

The Keyboard Waffle Iron

CTRL + ALT + DELicious! The Keyboard Waffle Iron (KWI) is a unique kitchen gadget that creates delicious Belgian-style gourmet waffles in the shape of your beloved computer keyboard. Its 'wireless' design works on the kitchen stove, backyard BBQ, or outdoor grill. Each KWI includes a PDF recipe …

Architecture

New Forest thatched house destroyed by fire

<b>A fire has gutted a large thatched house in the New Forest.</b><p>The blaze broke out in the rural detached property in The Common, Damerham, shortly before 16:30 BST on Sunday.<p>It took more than 80 firefighters from Hampshire and Dorset Fire and Rescue Services more than eight hours to bring it under …

UK National Parks