A couple of weeks ago I published a lockdown quiz. It was an incredibly popular post, with my highest ever page views.
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Mowbray Field is a popular dog walking field, teen hang out and family picnic spot. It was designated a local nature reserve in 2000, and is now managed by the Earth Trust.
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Bored in lockdown? Think you know Didcot? Then test your town knowledge with this lockdown quiz!
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The October half term holiday is upon us. This year it coincides with Halloween, but COVID-19 has put a dampener on trick or treating.
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Didcot, as we know, is a growth town. It has changed hugely in the last 20 years, but is that a good or bad development?
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This walk visits two local villages, both with good pubs, interesting histories and thriving communities.
Continue reading “Walks near Didcot: East Hendred to Ardington circular walk”
Pre Covid-19, Style Acre tea room was one of our regular lunch haunts. Whilst it initially closed during lockdown it reopened over the summer, first as a takeaway and now for eat in dining. What did we think of our recent visit?
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Autumn is one of the best times to visit woods. Whether you’re visiting for autumn colour, collecting conkers or kicking through fallen leaves (my favourite) here are six woods near Didcot.
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Earlier this year, during lockdown, I ran a series of Pets in Didcot posts. As well as featuring many cute pets these posts helped the blog through a fairly lean period. After all, it’s hard to write about Didcot and its residents when you are barely allowed to go outside!
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