Month: December 2016

The Ancient Town of Westbury in Wiltshire

Westbury History The small market town of Westbury is on Wiltshire’s Western border, nestling below Salisbury Plain. This former mill town still retains many of its old buildings including mills. Westbury has had a market from 1252. It sent representatives to Parliament, following reforms, as a famous “rotten borough”. There has been a chartered market […]

Spotlight on the Harrogate Girl

This week we are absolutely delighted to feature Victoria Turner aka The Harrogate Girl as our guest writer. Victoria is a lifestyle blogger and expert on all the happenings in Harrogate as well providing readers with health and beauty tricks and travel tips. For Discover Britain’s Towns, Victoria gives us some insider’s information on the […]