Easthampstead Park BLOG

All About Easthampstead Park, Berkshire & More

We love Berkshire. We love Wokingham and Bracknell. And we love what we do!
So we've written a number of articles that we hope will interest you, and we'd love to hear from you with any feedback. We hope you enjoy the reads!

Popular Turkish Wedding Traditions & Customs [EXPLAINED]

Attending your first Turkish wedidng? How exciting! We've compiled a list of popular traditions and customs you might encounter!

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The 6 Best Bracknell Parks To Visit | Your 2024 Guide

Searching for the best Bracknell parks? Look no further! Our guide has you covered whether you're seeking a family adventure or picturesque nature trails.

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What Is Dry Hire? [EXPLAINED]

If you're searching for the perfect venue for your upcoming wedding or event, you may have come across the term "dry hire". Read on to discover the answer to "What Is Dry Hire?" and unlock the benefits a dry hire venue offers for crafting your dream celebration.

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Macmillan: Providing Crucial Support For Those Affected By Cancer

Macmillan Cancer Support is dedicated to making a significant impact in the lives of cancer patients and their families. Through essential support services, fundraising initiatives, advocacy efforts, and advancing cancer care research, they aim to provide services for people living with cancer.

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Thames Hospice: Providing Compassionate End Of Life Care

Committed to providing care for individuals aged 16 and above facing life-limiting conditions in East Berkshire and South Buckinghamshire, Thames Hospice delivers the essential support that patients and their families require during these difficult times.

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Woodland Trust: Protecting Our Natural Heritage In The UK

The Woodland Trust, the UK's largest woodland conservation charity, envisions a world where woods and trees flourish for both people and nature. Since 1972, the organization has been advocating for the protection of the UK's native woods and trees.

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Who Gives Speeches At Weddings? [EXPLAINED]

Curious about who should give speeches at wedding receptions? Discover the essential wedding party members who should deliver toasts, the traditional order of speeches, and more!

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12 Best Things To Do In Wokingham, Berkshire | Your 2024 Guide

Explore the top attractions in Wokingham, Berkshire, this 2024. Whether it's exciting activities, scenic walks, or incredible dining experiences, find inspiration right here!

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Why Is Mince Pie Filling Called Mincemeat? [EXPLAINED]

Curious about why the filling in mince pies is called "mincemeat" even though they don't contain meat? Keep reading to find out and explore the history of mince pies. 

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Why Is It Called Black Friday? [EXPLAINED]

Learn about the history of Black Friday, how it gets its name and more! This is one of the biggest shopping events of the year and we have all the answers. 

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Cocktail vs Mocktail | What's The Difference?

Wondering what the difference is between a cocktail and mocktail? Find out the answer in this fantastic read!

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What Is Peppercorn Sauce? [EXPLAINED] Recipe & More!

Learn what peppercorn sauce is and find a tasty recipe for creamy peppercorn sauce to enjoy with your delicious steak.

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What Is Mehndi?

Discover what mehndi is, how it's made, and more in this insightful read!

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Why Do Brides Wear Something Blue?

Have you ever wondered why brides include the colour blue on their wedding day? Discover the history of this wedding tradition and explore creative "something blue" ideas!

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Why Do We Decorate Christmas Trees?

Ever wondered why we decorate Christmas trees? Read on to discover the history of Christmas tree decorations, decorating tips and more!

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What Can A Bride Carry Instead Of Flowers? | 9 Unique Alternatives

While fresh flowers have typically been the usual choice for bouquets, modern brides are now exploring non-traditional wedding bouquet options to showcase their personality. Continue reading for some inspiration!

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What Is A Mandap? 

Discover  the meaning and importance of a mandap in Indian weddings!

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What Are Staycations?

Explore the world of staycations in this informative article. Read on to discover everything you need to know!

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What is Twixmas? An Unusual Festive Expression [EXPLAINED]

Having evolved from ancient origins in the old English language Twixmas might be a realtively "new word" in our modern world. But what does it mean and when is it? Well, read on to discover all about Twixmas right here.

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Who Invented The Christmas Wreath?

Discover the fascinating history of Christmas wreaths and uncover their origins from northern and eastern Europe. Find out who invented them and why?

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The Lexicon Bracknell: A Modern Shopping Experience In Berkshire

Discover the vibrant shopping, dining, and entertainment hub of The Lexicon Bracknell. Our helpful guide details everything this top Berkshire destination has to offer visitors.

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Which Countries Wear Wedding Ring On Their Right Hand?

Curious about countries where wedding rings are worn on the right hand? All your questions will be answered in this insightful read!

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Swinley Forest | A Bracknell Forest Activity Guide

Stretching from Bracknell & Crowthorne in the north to Bagshot and Camberley in the south, Swinley Forest is definitely one of themost unheralded hidden gems here in Berkshire where visitors are offered a unique experience of nature intertwined with adventure.

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Wedding Veil Meaning | History, Significance & More!

Wedding veils carry unique meanings for every bride. From cultural significance to personal choice join us as we explore the rich symbolism behind wedding veils.

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Silchester: Unearthing A Roman Legacy In Hampshire

Welcome to our blog post on Silchester, a captivating ancient site nestled in Hampshire, England. With its intriguing history and remarkable Roman legacy, Silchester offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the past and uncover the secrets of this ancient civilization.

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Why Do Brides Have Bridesmaids? A Comprehensive Guide

Curious about the origin of bridesmaids? In this comprehensive guide we unravel the intricate history and explore the cultural significance attached to this cherished wedding role. Enjoy the read!

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What Do Slow Worms Eat? | Diet, Habitat, Identification & More!

Whether you're a nature enthusiast or simply intrigued by these legless lizards this article is your gateway to a deeper understanding of slow worms and their fascinating lifestyle. Join us as we uncover their dietary preferences, explore their habitat, learn how to identify them, and discover intriguing facts.

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Why Do Brides Wear White?

In the world of weddings the sight of a bride in a white dress is a timeless tradition. But did you ever wonder why white became the colour of choice? Join us on a captivating journey as we delve into the history and symbolism behind it.

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Why Is Berkshire A Royal County?

Embark on a captivating journey as we unravel the intriguing and illustrious mystery behind Berkshire's esteemed royal county status. Delve into the opulent tales of monarchs, knights, and hidden treasures

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Outdoor Wedding Venues: Advantages, Tips & More!

When planning your special day its important to create an experience that will be cherished forever by you and your loved ones. As outdoor wedding venues have become increasingly popular over the years, this article is dedicated to showcasing the advantages of opting for an outdoor wedding. Get excited and read on!

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Diana Brimblecombe Animal Rescue Centre: What's It All About?

This is Berkshires Number One animal resuce and rehoming centre. The Diana Brimblecombe Animal Rescue Centre is a haven for abandoned, neglected, and unwanted animals. Read their story.

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UK Deer Species: The 6 Types Of UK Deer [Explained]

When it comes to English wildlife, the deer is perhaps one of the most iconic, and in terms of UK Deer Species, there are actually numerous different types of deer that come in a variety of shapes and sizes. 
With this in mind, we’ve come up with some key features of the six most common UK Deer Species in our handy guide plus we reveal all about the deer that we have here roaming the Easthampstead Park grounds.
We hope you enjoy the read.

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