Lyme Bay Winery

GREAT BRITISH FOOD MAGAZINE AWARDS LYME BAY WINERY ‘BEST WINE’ FOR ITS SPARKLING ROSÉ Devon based Lyme Bay Winery is celebrating again this month after winning the “Best Wine” category in the third Great British Food Awards for its Sparkling Rosé. This follows on from being awarded a number of high profile drinks awards over […]

Free Family Things to do in Bath

The Roman City of Bath is absolutely bursting with history, art, literature and shops! There’s no wonder that tourists from all over the world flock to this South West city. The great news if, if you’re looking for family days out in Bath, there’s actually a multitude of fun activities that you can enjoy completely […]

Glastonbury Abbey Night Event

Night at the Abbey returns for 2017 on 8 September following being shortlisted for Small Event of the Year at the National Outdoor Event Association Awards 2016. This year’s event will return in a blaze of light, music and colour, bigger and better than ever before with a fantastic line-up of local music delighting audiences […]

Stick Man Trails for Kids: Getting Youngsters Stuck in

Stick Man trails help youngsters get stuck into the natural world in Bristol Popular picture book character teams up with flagship community growing sites this autumn. For info use Popular picture book character, Stick Man, is teaming up with local community groups across the UK this autumn to encourage urban children to get outdoors […]

Royal Commission: Bristol Blue Grass

Bristol Blue Glass, 357-359 Bath Road Studio/Shop, Arnos Vale, Bristol BS4 3EW –  are extremely proud to announce Royal Collection Trust has commissioned a stunning sapphire water jug and glass set. The unique shapes and tones have been specially made by Bristol Blue Glass, to compliment the Royal Birdsong chinaware range. On Friday 21st July […]

Animal Success Story!

Enquiry Sent From Days Out South West  -TO – Heaven’s Gate Farm Animal Rescue Centre at Hello! Not an enquiry, but a comment! I came with Sheila Coda to see and collect Gypsy and (now called) Jasper – that’s a long progressing story!! But I purchased a play/feeding ball for my Cat Maisie. I […]

Eating in Exeter

Harry’s Restaurant – Exeter. One lucky reader can win a £150 voucher, perfect for a dinner for four or more! Head over to the Eating Exeter, Dining Devon Facebook and Twitter pages to find out how to be in with a chance of winning this fantastic prize. For more information about Eating Exeter, Dining Devon […]

Quirky Things to do in Bristol

Bristol is a wonderful city with something for everyone, including students and tourists, and there are some fantastic family days out in Bristol too. As well as its most well-known attractions, such as Bristol Science Museum, Bristol Zoo and the Clifton Suspension Bridge (to name just a few), there are some fun and quirky things […]

Five Weeks of Fun at Lands End: Are You Ready?

Get set for five weeks of free summer fun at Land’s End Get set for summer at Land’s End as the season really gets started this month. Staff at the most Westerly point in Cornwall have prepared five weeks of free family fun, kicking off on July 25 and running through to the end of […]

Explore the Dorset Food Trail

Popular Dorset chef Lesley Waters is urging residents and visitors to Dorset this summer to get out into the countryside and explore the bountiful larder that Dorset has to offer. Lesley, together with a fast expanding group of Dorset food producers, is championing the recently introduced Dorset Pedal Routes. This is a creative initiative from […]

Rainy Days Out for The Family in Bristol

As much as we dream of sunshine during the summer holidays, the British weather can guarantee us one or two days of rain. With additional school break energy flying around, the idea of keeping your children at home all day may induce a headache. Bristol has plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy […]

Seaton Jurassic

MAJOR AWARD FOR ARCHITECTURE FIRM’S MULTI-MILLION POUND WORLD HERITAGE SITE DESIGN.  MULTI-MILLION pound attraction Seaton Jurassic has scooped a major architecture award for the best leisure and hospitality project of the year. The flagship centre, designed by Plymouth firm Form Design, cost £4 million to build and has smashed visitor expectations in the year since […]

Unique Days Out in Devon

Devon continues to maintain a unique balance between being tranquil and popular, combining spectacular landscapes with fun activities for you and the family to experience brilliant days out. It also has some unique experiences and hidden gems that you can discover!

New Family Attractions in the South West for 2017

If the south west wasn’t already teeming with fun-filled family days out, these new 2017 attractions will add even more to your adventures. From completely new attractions to new features at existing ones, read on to discover the additional days out you can have this year in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Hampshire.

Highights of the Scilly Isles

The Scilly Isles lie 30 miles off the Cornish coast and are the most southerly and therefore sunniest part of the UK. As well as being sunny, the isles are also bursting with fantastic attractions and things to do. Read on to discover the highlights of the Scilly Isles for a trip you’ll never forget.

Get More Out of Your Weekend in Cornwall

When you’re embarking on a flying visit to Cornwall, planning ahead can help you get more out of your weekend. With the right days out in Devon and Cornwall, you can enjoy an action-packed weekend that’ll help you create long-lasting memories.

Fun for All the Family in England’s Smallest City

Just a short drive or bus ride outside Bristol lies Wells, which is famously England’s smallest city. Down quaint cobbled streets and tiny medieval avenues, families of all ages can experience this charming and beautiful municipality in all seasons, as there is plenty to see and do within its tiny 3.245 square kilometres.