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15th September 2021

Autumn UK: 6 Signs of Autumn to look for

Autumn in the UK is a fantastic season to cosy up, explore nature and enjoy classic rituals before the...

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22nd September 2021

13 Creepy and Fascinating Abandoned Places in the UK

In the spirit of Halloween and all things spooky, we thought this would be the perfect opportunity to explore...

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14th October 2020

10 of the best UK Ghost Walks and Ghost Tours

In preparation for Halloween, we have found some of the best UK ghost walks and ghost tours for you...

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Sykes Charity Work
5 years ago

Sykes Charity Work: PDSA

Celebrating its 100th year of operation this November, PDSA is the UK’s leading vet charity. For almost a century, the...

Arts & Entertainment
5 years ago

Celebrating the 135th Birthday of Virginia Woolf

Today would mark the 135th birthday of one of the most talented and influential writers of the 20th century, Virginia Woolf....

Travel Tips The-One-Thing-Each-UK-County-Leads-In
5 years ago

The One Thing Each UK County Leads In

We’re all proud of something and, more often than not, we’re proud of where we’re from. But what is...

Arts & Entertainment
5 years ago

Winnie the Pooh-themed days out

January 18th is universally known as Winnie the Pooh day. It also coincides with the birthday of the famed...

News Cornwall beach
5 years ago

Britain Goes Crazy For Staycations

If there’s one travel trend we’ve seen in 2017, it’s that Brits are going crazy for staycations! Sykes Cottages’ latest...

Food and Drink
5 years ago

Food & Drink Events in South Cornwall – 2017

With a cuisine dominated by fresh seafood and home grown produce, South Cornwall offers a diverse and varied menu...

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