Countryfile 58

Discover the best of the Yorkshire Dales

Enjoy 24 eccentric festivals

Find out why Sir David Attenborough is in favour of wind turbines

Tales of the Templars: uncover an ancient order hidden in our countryside

Plan a weekend break in Cambridge

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Discover the best of the Yorkshire Dales

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The Yorkshire Dales are a playground of beautiful contrasts, from heather moors to wildflower meadows enclosed by dry stone walls. Brigid Benson explores the distinctive flavours of Swaledale and Arkengarthdale.

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Time for turbines?

It is a contentious subject for the great man to speak out on, but Sir David Attenborough reveals to Richard Jones why he is in favour of wind turbines.

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Your guide to eccentric Britain

Witness toe wrestling, hare pie scrambling, a Green Man battle and bog snorkelling this spring and summer with our guide to quirky events in the countryside.

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Tales of the Templars

Clouded by mystery and legend, the Knights Templar were once a powerful force in Britain. Helen Nicholson is your guide to these ‘secret’ medieval warriors and shows you how to find traces of them in the landscape.

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Plan a weekend break in Cambridge

In the first of our weekend guides, explore this beautiful university town at the heart of British history, then venture into the Fenlands beyond.

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