Map of England

Places to visit in England

The Bat & Ball Inn and Cricket Memorial Stone, Hambledon

Hambledon, Hampshire

Hambledon, a small village in the Meon Valley in Hampshire, is known to cricket enthusiasts the world over as the “Cradle of Cricket”. The game of cricket had been played in Southern England for many years before the Hambledon Club was formed in the 1760’s, bu...
Odiham Castle, North Warnborough, near Odiham

Odiham, Hampshire

Odiham is a large picturesque village in North Hampshire, forty miles south-west of London and south of the M3 motorway. As a royal manor, it was the first entry in the Hampshire section of the Domesday Book, where it was given today's spelling of "Odiham". ...
Prittlewell Square Gardens, Southend-on-Sea

Southend-on-Sea, Essex

Southend-on-Sea, on the Thames Estuary, is the nearest holiday resort to London and retains its popularity with day-trippers who invade the town in fleets of coaches, or use the fast train services. In fact, the faster journey times have made Southend a conven...
St. Peter's Church and Newnham, across the River Severn Estuary, from Arlingham

Arlingham, Gloucestershire

Arlingham is a small and isolated village, thirteen miles from Gloucester, situated in a bend of the River Severn. It is mainly a farming community, spreading out from a crossroads. At the end of a straight lane, are the banks of the River Severn. It is ver...
Newbury Street, Lambourn

Lambourn, Berkshire

Lambourn is a village located in the Lambourn Valley, between beautiful chalk downlands, in the heart of the North Wessex Downs, which has been designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty. The open views are interspersed by clumps of beechwood on the ...
The Old Cottage, East Garston

East Garston, Berkshire

East Garston, situated below the Downs in the Lambourn Valley, is a beautiful village of thatched and timber-framed, brick-infilled cottages. All Saints Church is outside the village, near Manor Farm. Built of flint and stone, it has Norman doorways and a Norm...
St. Mary's Church, Aldworth

Aldworth, Berkshire

Aldworth is a prime example of a fascinating English village. In a tiny hamlet of approximately 250 inhabitants, would you expect to find giants, the ashes of the author of, 'We will remember them', one of the best pubs in the country and links with ...