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News and Articles about Wiltshire, Hampshire, Somerset, and the South of England

For more than 50 years, Dentons has been serving the local community and providing a free and friendly service to help businesses reach thousands of new customers.

Our directory listings cover over 50 locations in central and south west England so wherever you are, you will always be able to find the things you need whether you want the low-down on local restaurants or info on pubs and clubs; it’s all in

Beyond business listings, we also like to showcase cultural events in Wiltshire, Hampshire, Somerset, and the South of England.

If you want to know what’s going on in the South West then you’re in the right place. We cover everything from wild swimming locations to Christmas markets.


Days Out In Hampshire

The county of Hampshire does, literally, have it all. Whether you’re into the countryside, a city slicker or crave the coast you’ll find somewhere to suit in Hampshire, and plenty to see and do.


Guide to Wild Swimming in Hampshire

Across Hampshire more and more people of all ages are discovering the freedom and health benefits of wild swimming. With plenty of outdoor bodies of water to choose from in the county, both on the coast and inland on rivers and lakes, it’s easy to take the plunge.


A Vegans Guide to Bath

The Heritage city of Bath not only has history and spa waters to keep everyone happy and healthy – it boasts loads of treats for vegans too. If you love your veggies, you’ll adore Bath!


Guide to Wild Swimming in Devon

With its stunning beaches Devon offers some attractive options for a salt-water wild swim. There are also plenty of rivers, pools and lakes if you prefer your swimming a bit calmer and quieter. Dartmoor National Park is bursting with delightful spots to take a dip in the wild under the sky.

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Filming Locations across Wiltshire & Somerset

The West Country is renowned for its beautiful landscapes and protected historical architecture. It’s no wonder then, production companies from around the world flock to the South West to shoot their piece for the big and small screen.


Guide To Wild Swimming in Dorset

The Wild Swimming movement is growing in popularity. What makes people keen to head for the hills and plunge into rivers, lakes and even large ponds wearing as little as possible?

Small Business

All About Locksmiths

Locksmiths are one of the most sought-after trades in the Dentons Directories – both in our little “books” that are distributed across the south west of England, and our online national database,

Marketing Advice

The Risks of Building a Cheap Website

If you are running a small business you know how important a web presence is, not only to lure potential customers but also to showcase your work, goods or services, and present information about your trustworthiness and honesty.