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Step back in time with PH Hotels and Four Pillars Hotels

Step back in time with PH Hotels and Four Pillars Hotels

Take a peek into days gone by with luxurious stays in some of the country's most historic cities with PH Hotels and Four Pillars Hotels.

World Record for largest beach ball on Blackpool Beach

World Record for largest beach ball on Blackpool Beach

Already famous, Blackpool now holds the Guinness World Record for the biggest beach ball in history.

New tree-spirited climbing adventures at The National Forest Wood Fair

New tree-spirited climbing adventures at The National Forest Wood Fair

Scale the heights of one of the magnificent oaks in Beacon Hill Country Park at the National Forest Wood Fair on Bank Holiday Monday 25 August.

Cornwall braced for 100,000 visitors to its mighty Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta

Cornwall braced for 100,000 visitors to its mighty Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta

More than 100,000 friendly invaders will be transported back in time to the Great Days of Sail at the end of the month as an ancient Cornish port hosts one of this year's world-great maritime events – the Falmouth to Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Regatta.

Discover Britain’s best loved summits

Discover Britain’s best loved summits

This summer, explore the UK’s spectacular mountain landscapes – taking in some of Britain’s best loved summits – on a guided walking holiday courtesy of HF Holidays.

Thousands take to the water in Hampshire

Thousands take to the water in Hampshire

With participation in water sports at its highest in Britain since before the recession, and the current hot spell encouraging even more people to take to the water for the first time, Hampshire is staking its claim to be England's finest water sports destination.

New ways to enjoy the Great Outdoors in The Cotswolds

New ways to enjoy the Great Outdoors in The Cotswolds

The Cotswolds has launched a major, new summer campaign to showcase the region as a key destination for walking and cycling.

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.