April

Cover Story: Elegance of £12.5m country estate

Restoration that’s magnificent

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In one almost romantic sentence, Dr Tim Jenkins says it all. “What we have tried to do is create magnificent spaces with magnificent collections in a magnificent county,” write Shirley Tart.

Going’s good at Aintree

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It is one of the biggest horse races in the world with an enormous amount of behind-the-scenes work goes into staging the Grand National. Susie King gets the inside story from Aintree’s Clerk of the Course Andrew Tulloch, who lives near Whitchurch.

Going’s good at Aintree

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It is one of the biggest horse races in the world with an enormous amount of behind-the-scenes work goes into staging the Grand National. Susie King gets the inside story from Aintree’s Clerk of the Course Andrew Tulloch, who lives near Whitchurch.

Proud to serve as new High Sheriff

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A warm and rambling farmhouse kitchen filled with a lifetime of memories, a big friendly welcome from dog Tarka with her precious tennis ball and an unnamed cockatiel who whistles and chirps at you, conversation style, what a nice way to spend an afternoon, writes Shirley Tart.