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20 secret gardens in England

by KatieRowe

August 18 2016 in The great outdoors

England is world-famous for its grand manicured gardens but there are plenty of leafy hidden gems that are worth a visit too. Here's our guide to 20 of the most beautiful gardens you've probably never heard of...

The Wild Network’s guide to rainy day activities

by Louie.kenyoncrockett

August 10 2016 in The great outdoors

This summer’s heart-warming classic, Swallows and Amazons returns to the big screen as a BBC film adaptation of Arthur Ransome’s 1930 book, bringing us scenes of holiday fun in the Lake District. It always looks sunny in films (and in our holidays memories!)…

A handsome steamboat docked on tranquil waters of Ullswater

10 must-dos in England's National Parks

by Louie.kenyoncrockett

July 22 2016 in The great outdoors

It's National Parks Week and to celebrate, we are sharing some of the best ways to experience our 10 National Parks. From stargazing in Northumberland to the Peak District's medieval county houses, here's our list of 10 unmissable things to do...

Wild camping and tree climbing with the Wild Network

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July 15 2016 in The great outdoors

Why your kids need a Swallows and Amazons summer filled with risk and adventures. This summer, the new film adaptation of Arthur Ransome’s 1930 book, Swallows and Amazons will be in cinemas on 19th August, bringing with it a shed load of nostalgia, wrapped…

Where was Swallows and Amazons filmed?

by KatieRowe

July 5 2016 in The great outdoors

Wondering where the latest adaptation of Swallows and Amazons was filmed? From the majestic lakes of Cumbria to the quaint towns and heritage railways of Yorkshire, here’s our guide on how to walk in the footsteps of the stars of this heartwarming new film…

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