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Best books for your commute

A recent study determined that people are willing to commute for up to 45 minutes to live in a nicer area – so why not use your commute time to broaden your vocabulary and get lost in imagination. There are over 130...

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Places to Go: Ellingham Hall

Places to Go is a monthly feature written by’s stationmaster, Alex Nelson. His passion for the UK rail network combined with his desire to travel to new locations have inspired him to write a regular piece on UK tourism. Most of...

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Weird and Wonderful things to do this Winter:

Christmas is an interesting time of year with weird presents and even weirder family – yet somehow traditional Christmas events tend to be totally traditional. This year, why not shun the typical and the humdrum? Swerve the Christmas markets and the shopping...

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