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Celebrate National Parks Week with Exmoor

Celebrate National Parks Week with Exmoor

As National Parks Week begins (28 July 2014) Exmoor celebrates with some facts about one of Britain's oldest and some would say “best loved” National Parks.

New 4D experience opens at Wookey Hole Caves

New 4D experience opens at Wookey Hole Caves

An exciting new £1.5 million attraction has opened at Wookey Hole Caves taking visitors on a rip-roaring 4D adventure.

Six summery staycation ideas

Still not booked a summer getaway and in need of some inspiration? Fear not, Pride of Britain Hotels - a consortium of 49 luxury, independently-owned hotels renowned for their exceptional hospitality – has the following options available, perfect for couples, families and friends holidaying together.

Discover the charming gardens of Shakespeare’s England

Discover the charming gardens of Shakespeare’s England

Visit the charming and unique gardens of Shakespeare’s England and enjoy a host of exciting outdoor events this summer. From recreated Elizabethan Gardens, restored Victorian Gardens, garden tours to outdoor plays, picnics, garden exhibitions, shows, trails and live music, there is plenty to see and do throughout the summer months.

World’s largest white rabbit to be created at Dunham Massey Farm attraction

World’s largest white rabbit to be created at Dunham Massey Farm attraction

Acreage the size of six football pitches and over 500,000 maize plants will be used to create what is potentially the biggest white rabbit in the world, in the coming weeks.

Hotel creates Lakes & Haiku version of Blackpool’s Comedy Carpet

The Lake District’s version of Blackpool’s Comedy Carpet will be created on Tuesday, July 15, when Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel lays on its Haiku at the Howe day, displaying entries to a haiku competition that has attracted international attention.

Massive maize poppy marks 100th anniversary of the First World War

Massive maize poppy marks 100th anniversary of the First World War

A Lake District visitor attraction has planted a rather large poppy, measuring 150 metres by 175 metres, to mark the anniversary of the start of the First World War.

Visit Exmoor this summer and enjoy a mix of festivals, fairs and fun

Visit Exmoor this summer and enjoy a mix of festivals, fairs and fun

Visitors to Exmoor this summer can look forward to a host of events encompassing all kinds of festivals, fairs and fun together with a mix of entertaining and quirky days out that are totally unique to the area.

Opening date announced for Richard III Visitor Centre in Leicester

Tickets have gone on sale for the much anticipated King Richard lll Visitor Centre: Dynasty, Death and Discovery in Leicester which will open its doors to the public on 26th July.

Early summer break to the New Forest

Early summer break to the New Forest

The month of June is one of the best times of the year to visit the New Forest, when the weather is warming up and before the schools break for the summer.

Enjoy an action-packed summer in Shakespeare’s England

Enjoy an action-packed summer in Shakespeare’s England

Enjoy an action-packed summer from the 19 July – 31 August in Shakespeare’s England with a host of special activities and events for all the family.

London poised for inward business expansion

London poised for inward business expansion

More than a third of organisations which visit London regularly on business say they are expecting to do more work in the UK capital in 2014 according to the results of a new survey published today.

Putting the fizz back into a historic vineyard

Putting the fizz back into a historic vineyard

Few English vineyards can claim links to a 400-year-old family home, a grandly eccentric poet, a literary pioneer and the UK’s most northerly award-winning wine.

Could 2014 be the busiest late Spring Bank Holiday for years?

This year’s Whitsun Bank Holiday is likely to be one of the busiest on the roads in recent years as it coincides with the start of half term for many families, according to the AA and traffic information specialist Trafficmaster.

Make a date with Henley's Festival Calendar

Make a date with Henley's Festival Calendar

Henley is the town that knows how to throw a great party. The number and variety of festivals is testament to that. Here we look at the main event and festival reasons to visit Henley in 2014 - whether following interests that are sporting, cultural or social.