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Bourton on the Water football

Football In The River

Bank holiday Monday, 29th August will once again see the usually peaceful River Windrush meandering it's way through Bourton-on-the-Water invaded by a football match. It is one of the wackier annual events to take place in the Cotswolds! Goalposts are set up in the river, and two teams of six players from Bourton Rovers football Club play a 30 minute ...
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It's Lavender time!

Now is the perfect time to visit Cotswold Lavender - a wonderful place to enjoy row upon row of fragrant lavender. Read more about it here: http://cotswoldfamilyholidays.com/cotswold-lavender/#cotswoldlavender #lavenderfarm   Check this out on Google+ ...
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#National Meadow Day*

It's #nationalmeadowday today. We think the Lower Mill Estate is a pretty good place to spend it. So many beautiful swathes of wild flowers at the moment as you walk around the estate and into the wider Nature Reserve. I took this photo of a Pyramid Orchid with a 5 Spot Burnet Moth a few days ago. Photo by Naomi ...
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Jesse Smith Butcher

A Cotswold Butchers

Jesse Smith: Farm Shop and Coffee House Just 10 minutes drive from the Lower Mill Estate, Jesse Smith, a family owned butcher that was founded over 200 years ago has recently opened a Farm Shop and Coffee House.  Jesse Smith has a great local reputation for quality fresh meat and personal friendly service - they also have a traditional butchers shop in one of ...
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Sunday Sunrise

A sunrise from a few days ago. The weather is very changeable at the moment so you have to make the most of the sun when it appears. Enjoy your Sunday!Photo by Naomi cotswoldfamilyholidays.com#sunrise #sunrisephotography #lowermillestate   Check this out on Google+ ...
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Aerial Photography of the Lower Mill Estate

Read more about these wonderful photos on our blog:http://cotswoldfamilyholidays.com/aerial-photos-lower-mill-estate/‪#‎aerialphotography‬ ‪#‎lowermillestate‬   Check this out on Google+ ...
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Lower Mill Estate Aerial Photo

Aerial Photos Of The Lower Mill Estate

One of the lovely things about Daisy Chain is the abundance of birds to be seen. Herons, Egrets, Grebes, Terns, Swallows and Kingfishers to name just a few.  But have you ever wondered what the Lower Mill Estate looks like to them?  Some recent guests shared these great pictures taken from a drone. Swooping over Somerford Lagoon, Clearwater Lake is ...
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An absolutely fabulous week

We love reading reviews sent in by our lovely guests - and seeing their photos too."We had an absolutely fabulous week at Daisy Chain. The setting was superb, something for everyone and the accommodation was excellent, definitely the best we have stayed in. All the things we could have possibly wanted or needed were there. Thank you for providing all ...
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Sunday Sunrise

A sunrise from a few weeks ago. Today looks like it's going to be a beautiful one for getting out on the water. Enjoy the sunshine!Photo by Naomi www.cotswoldfamilyholidays.com‪#‎relax‬ ‪#‎lowermillestate‬   Check this out on Google+ ...
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