Outdoors

Christmas at Kew
It’s the season to sparkle at Kew Gardens’ annual festive light-and-music extravaganza, complete with giant baubles, bubble machines and loads and loads and loads of fairy lights! more >
4th December 2017
Avocet cruises on the Exe Estuary
Cruise the Exe Estuary this winter to get a peek at the Audrey Hepburn of birds, with their distinctive black and white plumage and upturned beaks. more >
3rd November 2017
Take a barge along Kennet and Avon Canal
Sailing a narrow boat along one of Britain’s most idyllic canals is easier than you think, and it makes for a great short break to be enjoyed with friends and family. more >
27th October 2017
Top November firework displays
The autumn festival season reaches its big-bang finale, so get your sparklers at the ready and check out these whizz-popping bonfire nights for all the family. more >
23rd October 2017
The best place to see autumn colours
What better way to spend an October afternoon than by wandering through the National Arboretum at Westonbirt, Gloucestershire and seeing the leaves in all their autumn glory? more >
9th October 2017