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Sneak Peek: Inside the September Sporting Issue

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Sneak Peek: Inside the September Sporting Issue

Welcome to the Sporting Special September Issue of Country & Town House Magazine...

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Your September issue of Country & Town House magazine is hitting newsstands this week, and this month it’s the sporting issue featuring Jodie Kidd, Louis de Bernières, Sebastian Coe, Jools Holland and many more…


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Inside the September sporting issue, you’ll find…

A Highland Fling: The Fashion Houses heading to Scotland to source the country’s finest wool

Hot on the Scent: The ultimate guide to this year’s freshest fragrances

The Gold Digger: The latest jewellery news and trends, including Chanel’s latest jewellery pursuit

The Olympian: Sebastian Coe on the triumphs and tribulations of life as an Olympian

The Sporting Times: Country estates see demand soar for corporate days out

What’s in a Name?: Fie Lucan on her hopes for the family name and the launch of their new clothing brand

Plus: Clare Balding’s wife on married life and their dog Archie; Rosalyn Wikeley catches a Conger eel; Matthew Bell meets Fever-Tree’s co-founder Tim Warrilow; Ultimate country sporting style, and much more…

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Our contributors share their favourite county, and their perfect country day out…

Mark Hix

Favourite county?  Dorset, which is where I grew up and I moved back a while ago. Over the years I’ve seen it grow and develop; it’s an interesting and exciting part of the country to be involved with.

What’s your country uniform? I don’t do uniform!

Perfect country day? Out on the boat or riverbank fishing and then preparing lunch from the catch.


Netia Walker

Favourite county?  Wiltshire. It offers a bit of everything: wonderful countryside (both hilly and flat), buzzy towns like Marlborough, and is perfectly placed to get north and south with ease.

What’s your country uniform? I am generally found hiding beneath the hood of my South West Ten Parka channelling my inner eskimo.

Perfect country day? A fry up followed by the whole family having a day’s hunting with The Beaufort Hounds.

Jodie Kidd September 18

Dan Kennedy

Favourite county?  Norfolk. It’s where I grew up and I love heading back there in the summer for a bit of glamping or wild beach time with friends.

What’s your country uniform? I’m definitely a city boy when it comes to my wardrobe, although I do have a pair of Hunters (worn once at Wilderness). Do they count?

Perfect country day? Walking to the sound of the birds, forest run, pottering through a new village, lunch on the water, watching the sunset, local beer, fireside chats.

Nathalie Eleni

Favourite county?  Wiltshire. My sister, Annamaria, and her family live in Box and I love visiting them. I’ve been going for years and it feels so familiar.

What’s your country uniform? I’m such a city girl that I’m always dressed inappropriately for country life.

Perfect country day? A summer spa overlooking beautiful country views.

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