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Explore the Ouse Washes and send us your snaps!

07 April 2016 14:50

The Ouse Washes Landscape in the heart of the Cambridgeshire and Norfolk Fens has a unique character and is a fascinating place to visit whether you’re looking for fun-filled outdoor activities, rich and diverse history and culture or perfect tranquillity. It’s an entirely distinctive landscape that also happens to be immensely beautiful. Huge open skies, expansive views, strongly linear landscape features and isolated settlements only add to the sense of mystery and ...

The Best-Kept Secret Every Fens Visitor Should Know

02 March 2016 14:58

When people think of a narrowboating city break they might automatically think of cruising through London; or exploring Birmingham, (which famously has more miles of canals than Venice). Cambridge however is better known for its punting; not everybody thinks of a narrowboating holiday in Cambridge. For scenic, navigable rivers, boaters may first think of heading to the Norfolk Broads, even though the Fenland Waterways are a much less busy alternative. Because of this, the east of England waterways have been described as “a hidden gem” by ...

This Month at March & District Museum...

09 February 2016 14:59

This February we have a superb treat for railway enthusiasts at March & District Museum, as we are featuring a B17 Steam Locomotive Trust Exhibition running from Wednesday 3rd February 2016 to Wednesday 10th February 2016. What’s more as this is such an exciting exhibition and one of significant local importance, the museum will be open from 10.30am to 3.30pm daily with the exception of Sunday instead of only being open on Wednesday and Saturday as usual. ...