It's time to announce the winner of our Winter Beauty photo contest.
For many of us, our four-legged companions are our best friends and we would take them almost anywhere with us if we could. Here is a list of activities, from fun days out to luxury evening dining that you and your dog can enjoy!
Please note: All events are suitable for well-behaved dogs only, and some may require them to be on a lead.
Head to this bustling Dorset town to explore its superb markets and the stunning Jurassic Coast beyond. By John Wright
Lichfield is one of the smallest cities in England, but has a rich history and a wealth of fantastic period architecture.
Explore this genteel spa town, where the whiff of mineral water mingles with fresh moorland air. By Paul Bloomfield
Pigeon racing is an ancient but often overlooked country pursuit. Mark Rowe enters this extraordinary world of birds
Do you dream of a new start on a remote island? Paul McGuinness visits Eigg, Scotland’s "green paradise" in the Inner Hebrides, to find out what life is really like there
Take an enchanting journey through one of our most mysterious counties in the company of Cornish bard Mike Sagar-Fenton
Neil Coates reveals seven stunning locations, away from the usual tourist hotspots
If you love the thought of country walks with a pet dog but aren’t sure which breed will suit you best, expert trainer Gwen Bailey can help you make up your mind
Winter brings a different dimension to the Peak District and its mysterious ancient places, making it the perfect time to explore, says Roly Smith
It's 200 years this month since literary classic Pride and Prejudice was published. To celebrate, here's a roundup of the top five most beautiful Jane Austen settings.