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B*Witched light up Lanarkshire
B*Witched light up Lanarkshire
90’s pop-icons B*Witched will be bringing the Christmas cheer to Lanarkshire this festive season.
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Make a date with nature this November in Lanarkshire
Make a date with nature this November in Lanarkshire
Wrap up warm and head outdoors this November, where if you’re lucky, you might catch a glimpse of some of the very special visitors who choose to spend their winters in Lanarkshire.
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Visitors flock to historic sites across Lanarkshire
Visitors flock to historic sites across Lanarkshire
Recent visitor figures released by Historic Scotland show it’s been a spectacular summer for Lanarkshire’s historic sites.
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Spooky activities to enjoy in Lanarkshire this Halloween
Spooky activities to enjoy in Lanarkshire this Halloween
Halloween is fast approaching and ahead of the spookiest day of the year, we’ve created a guide to the scariest places and the most chilling events guaranteed to scare your socks off. But be warned – don’t go alone!
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Free app to help walkers explore the Clyde Walkway
Free app to help walkers explore the Clyde Walkway
A free app, detailing the 65 km stretch of the Clyde Walkway between the vibrant city of Glasgow and Falls of Clyde, New Lanark, has been launched, allowing walkers and cyclists to explore one of Scotland’s greatest and most popular trails.
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Last chance to see your favourite BIG Stampede animals
Last chance to see your favourite BIG Stampede animals
We’re sad to be waving goodbye to the BIG Stampede, but before they march off to their new homes, you’ll have one last chance to see your favourite safari animals.
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Best autumn walks in Lanarkshire
Best autumn walks in Lanarkshire
Whether you’re on the hunt for conkers, searching for breath-taking scenery or simply looking to stretch your legs, Lanarkshire has walking routes for all occasions and abilities.
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Kid-free days out in Lanarkshire
Kid-free days out in Lanarkshire
If you are looking for a relaxing day out, which doesn’t involve hordes of excited children, Lanarkshire has plenty of hideaways to help you escape.
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Historic Lanarkshire Building gets a new lease of life
Historic Lanarkshire Building gets a new lease of life
New Visitor Attraction Comes to Lanarkshire One of North Lanarkshire's best-known historic buildings has been given a new lease of life following an extensive renovation and modernisation development. The 200-year-old former chapel and theatre on the Colzium Estate in Kilsyth has benefited...
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Best family days out in Lanarkshire for the summer holidays
Best family days out in Lanarkshire for the summer holidays
Our guide to the best family days out in Lanarkshire will help you make the most of the summer break.
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Top 10 must see animals at The BIG Stampede
Top 10 must see animals at The BIG Stampede
This summer, Lanarkshire will be overrun by a herd of safari animals as The BIG Stampede charges into Hamilton. To help you make the most of the exhibition, we’ve picked out the top ten must-see animals settling into Lanarkshire this summer.
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Seven ways to have an action-packed day out in Lanarkshire
Seven ways to have an action-packed day out in Lanarkshire
You don’t need to travel the world to find adventure, because in Lanarkshire, we’ve got plenty to get the heart racing. Whether you’re the biggest daredevil or the youngest explorer, these seven activities guarantee an action-packed day out. Cloudbusters There’s no better...
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