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Don’t get us wrong, we’d be the first to sing the praises of London – this place really is the bee’s knees – but we all need space from 24-hour Tescos and angry commuters every now and then. Luckily, Kate Hodges (author of ‘Rural London: Discover the City’s Country Side’) has hunted around the capital in search of some sanctuary. Here are nine rural spots right on your doorstep where you’ll feel a million miles away.
‘Rural London: Discover the City’s Country Side’ by Kate Hodges is out now, published by Michael O’Mara Books.