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Digging for Victory:Work starts on Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway Embankment Repair

• Work begins on Winchcombe embankment collapse in February
• ‘Last push' for final £170,000 of £1m emergency appeal

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway is about to start work on a £670,000 project to repair its collapsed embankment just north of Winchcombe station.

Tourism Minister and VisitEngland visit the Cotswolds today

Tourism & Heritage Minister John Penrose MP and VisitEngland Chief Executive James Berresford are visiting the Cotswolds today Monday 27th February to meet with local stakeholders and businesses to discuss tourism and the Cotswolds' role as one of England's most popular visitor destinations and international ‘attract' destination brands.

Snowshill Manor and Garden Second Hand Book Weekend

Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th November 2010, 12noon-4pm
Book bargains feature alongside the usual menu of delicious cakes, hot drinks and homemade lunches at Snowshill Manor Restaurant next weekend.  Staff and volunteers are busy putting the finishing touches to their two-day second hand book sale which will take over half of the restaurant.

Over the arches to the Honeybourne Line’s future at GWR175

First time in preservation: Honeyboune Line’s trains run over the Stanway Viaduct during Great Western Railway 175th Anniversary celebration
GWR175: Saturday 29th May- Sunday 6th June 2010

Woodland walk at Snowshill Manor and Garden

Saturday 22nd May 2010, 2-4pm Snowshill Manor and Garden, Snowshill, near Broadway, Gloucestershire WR12 7JU
On Saturday 22 May, there’s a chance to find out more about the dramatic Cotswold landscape surrounding one of the area’s most fascinating historic houses.

Honeybourne Line train services continue despite Gotherington landslip

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway – the ‘Honeybourne Line’ – has with immediate effect, altered its steam train services following a landslip on an embankment near Gotherington. 

Snowshill Manor and Garden Volunteer Open Day

Snowshill Manor Saturday 30th January 2010 11.00 to 15.00
If you are looking to broaden your horizons, have fun and meet new people in 2010, volunteering at Snowshill Manor and Garden could be the answer.  And on Saturday 30th January, there’s a chance to meet staff and volunteers to find out more.

Cutsdean's Dewponds and Tures on the Cotswold Hills

The upland parish of Cutsdean, source of the River Windrush, has retained an air of seclusion as undisturbed as anywhere in the Cotswolds. A peculiar feature of Cutsdean is its Dewponds and Tures designed to solve the most intractable problem of the Cotswold uplands - lack of drinking water for the flocks of sheep.

Two Americans discover heaven in the Cotswolds

In June 2008 two American ladies came to the Cotswolds for a two week holiday. This is a diary of their experiences, the places that they visited and the people that they met. 

Combined Diesel Gala and Bus Rally at the GWR

Friday 4th July - Sunday 6th July at the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway, with a Spitfire fighter flying in low on Saturday evening. 

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