Bath has kicked off celebrations to mark the 25th anniversary of its World Heritage status. Alongside places like Stonehenge, the Great Barrier Reef and the Egyptian pyramids, the city is recognised as one of the planet's most treasured attractions.
But, as Richard Payne reports, Bath is keen to look as much to its future as to its past.
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Starting cloudy. Rain will move in mid-afternoon hitting the North Cornwall/North Devon coast first. Stronger winds but very mild at 14 C
Starting cloudy with rain moving in mid-afternoon. West Somerset turning wet first. Made more unpleasant by stronger winds. Highs of 14 C
Large barriers have been installed in Bath for the first time, ahead of the Christmas Market because of the increased terror threat