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Created on 08 March 2012

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  • 1 Mompesson House All year round in Salisbury Mompesson House, Salisbury. Courtesy of Salisbury District Council Festivals & Heritage

    Built in 1701 for Charles Mompesson, Mompesson House is an architectural gem near Salisbury's cathedral. A splendid example of Queen Anne architecture, it contains exquisite plasterwork, an original oak staircase and a collection of Turnbull 18th-century drinking glasses.

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  • 2 Bournemouth Sevens International Rugby, Netball & Music Festival May 2012 (annual) in Bournemouth Sports Club The festival stage at the Bournemouth Sevens. Picture courtesy of Diamond Sports Events Ltd. Sport & Outdoors

    The Bournemouth Sports Club welcomes nearly 200 teams to compete at the annual Bournemouth Sevens rugby tournament. Twenty thousand spectators over the weekend enjoy a mix of sport and family entertainment, including parachute displays and celebrity appearances.

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  • 3 Southampton Kite Festival Jun 2012 (annual) in Lordshill Recreation Grounds Kids & Family

    The Southampton Kite Festival is held at Lordshill Recreation Grounds. Bring your own kite and head to the single and multi-line flying arenas, watch the experts compete in National Sport Kite Competitions or treat your teddy to a parachute trip.

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  • 4 New Forest and Hampshire County Show Jul 2012 (annual) in Showground Science & Knowledge

    The long-standing New Forest and Hampshire County Show, held at the showground in Brockenhurst, showcases traditional country pursuits, new agricultural innovations and demonstrations. Spectators can enjoy a range of equestrian classes and livestock competitions.

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  • 5 Cowes Week Aug 2012 (annual) in Cowes Sport & Outdoors

    Cowes Week is the longest-running, largest and most prestigious annual sailing regatta in the world. It first took place in 1826 and has been part of the British summer social calendar ever since.

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  • 6 Beaulieu International Autojumble Sep 2012 (annual) in Beaulieu Lifestyle

    Thousands of visitors head to the popular Beaulieu International Autojumble each year. The two-day event claims to be the biggest outdoor sale of European car and motorcycle items in the country, and attracts the sort of people who take cars very seriously.

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  • 7 Fireworks Spectacular at Beaulieu Oct 2012 (annual) in Beaulieu Fireworks. Photo by Claudia Fogg Kids & Family

    One of the Southeast's biggest displays, Beaulieu's Fright Night Fireworks is an explosive night's entertainment. It's set to a spine-chilling theme, but you may feel equally terrified by the performance of the opening tribute act...

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