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 […]
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 […]
One of the natural by-products of living in the UK is the classic British weather, which means one minute it can be super sunny and the next, a week of rain. Don’t let the rain stop you and your family from having super fun days out. There are plenty of activities that are perfect for […]
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 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 https://www.growingtogether.community/stick-man 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 […]
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 […]
Enquiry Sent From Days Out South West -TO – Heaven’s Gate Farm Animal Rescue Centre at email@example.com 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
Devon is a picture perfect destination for a family day out. Filled with adventure, you will never be short of events to entertain the children, and you! Here are our top 5 family days out in Devon and Cornwall.
One of the many reasons why Croyde is in the top three of Devon’s most expensive places to live is that it’s one of the most beautiful – but often overlooked – coastal spots.