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Uncover hidden stories with the CAVLP

Uncover hidden stories with the CAVLP

Clyde and Avon Valley Landscape Partnership (CAVLP) are launching an ambitious new archaeological project to uncover hidden stories in Lanarkshire - starting with Hoolet Row - and are looking volunteers.
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Jingle all the way to Lanarkshire this winter

Jingle all the way to Lanarkshire this winter

Jingle all the way to Lanarkshire this winter, from Christmas markets, pantos and a trip to Santa’s grotto - there is something for everyone this festive season.
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There has been significant increase in accommodation in Lanarkshire

There has been significant increase in accommodation in Lanarkshire

New findings show that there has been a significant increase in accommodation provision for visitors to Lanarkshire, with the number of beds available now nearly 8,000.
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Capture the history of Lanarkshire

Capture the history of Lanarkshire

Free archaeology training at Baron Haugh's Nature Reserve, Motherwell.
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Race down to Scotkart Cambuslang for some family fun this autumn

Race down to Scotkart Cambuslang for some family fun this autumn

What's on at Scotkart and Combat City this Autumn
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The eagle has landed

Lanarkshire has a new resident, a 21 year Golden Eagle named Brunhilde
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Car free tourism in Lanarkshire

Car free tourism in Lanarkshire

Visiting some of Lanarkshire’s top visitor attractions without the need of a car to get around is easy thanks to a network of rail links.
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Grab your outdoor gear for a walking weekend extravaganza

Grab your outdoor gear for a walking weekend extravaganza

Ramblers Scotland is marking its 50th anniversary by encouraging everyone across the country to join in the celebrations by getting out into the great outdoors to enjoy Scotland’s natural beauty.
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Carbage mania drives into Lanarkshire

Carbage mania drives into Lanarkshire

The Carbage Run is coming to Lanarkshire on Thursday 9 July where car enthusiasts from all over Europe will make a stop at M&Ds Theme Park as part of an annual car race, much like the Gumball Rally.
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Woolly Weekend at Museum of Rural Life

Woolly Weekend at Museum of Rural Life

Visitors can watch sheep shearing demonstrations, enjoy woolly craft activities and have a go at spinning, felting and knitting as well as the chance to get up close to the resident Alpacas and Clydesdale horses
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These boots are made for walkin’…

These boots are made for walkin’…

Spring is well and truly in full swing in Lanarkshire, and the Clyde and Avon Landscape Valley Partnership CALVP have some great walks coming up to make the most of the weather.
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Cycling in Lanarkshire 2015

Cycling in Lanarkshire 2015

If you love cycling, you’ll love cycling in Lanarkshire. In this selection of bike routes for 2015 you’ll discover that cycling in Lanarkshire is definitely going places.
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