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Places to visit near Bristol

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Clevedon is a small Victorian seaside town at the mouth of the river Severn about thirteen miles from Bristol. Recently it became famous as the location for many of the scenes in the television series Broadchurch starring Olivia Coleman and David Tennant. It is also home to the Curzon, one of the oldest purpose built cinemas still in use. However the grade 1 listed Pier is the town’s main claim to fame. Continue reading “Places to visit near Bristol”

Christmas 2019 in Bristol

There are lots of reasons to visit Bristol this Christmas. The German market in Broadmead is bigger and livelier than usual. You can enjoy a Stein of Lager in the beer garden or try curling on the artificial ice rink. The galleries shopping centre are decorated with candy canes and lollipops and Cabot circus is hosting Santa’s Grotto.

A large wooden father christmas in Cabot circus #Bristmas #Bristol Christmas 2019 #Cabot circus

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Introducing the South West rambler

The ruins of Tintern Abbey
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I  am Anne. I live in Bristol with my husband Bill  our grown up daughter Angela and two cats Heidi and Tilly. We also have four sons two daughter in laws and two grand children. I started this website to give more information for visitors to the South West of England and South Wales. I already run a blog which has become  quite popular.  The Platinum Line 

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