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Things to do this weekend: Autumn colours and stately visits

by Melissa Brobby

October 28 2016 in Things to do

Looking for things to do this weekend?  You can visit one of the most iconic buildings in England to see the masters, or head to Essex to learn about creating things from wood. For something a bit cute and cuddly, then why not head to Birmingham for a show…

Magical Woodland in Cheshire

Things To Do This Weekend: Culinary vamps and light up dogs

by Melissa Brobby

October 21 2016 in Things to do

Halloween 2016 is creeping towards us, so this weekend is set to be full of spooky goings on and night time activities. Why not visit the vampires of Newcastle for a questionably tasty feast? Or if you’re after something less ghoulish, you can dress your…

Brighton Pavilion in the snow

Five historical events happening this Christmas

by Melissa Brobby

October 20 2016 in Things to do

Christmas often brings feelings of nostalgia, and this winter you can step back in time to some festive periods from England’s past. If you're thinking about what to do this Christmas, we've rounded up some historical days out, including a Victorian Yule…

Kaboom at Castle Howard

Bonfire Night: Five of the best firework displays in England

by Melissa Brobby

October 18 2016 in Things to do

Remember, remember the 5th of November; once famous for the failed Gunpowder Plot of Guy Fawkes and his associates, but now a more modern association would be with sparklers, fireworks and hotdogs. With most English towns and cities hosting their own bonfire…

Juice Festival, Newcastle

Things to do this weekend: Doodle day and glowing nights

by Melissa Brobby

October 17 2016 in Things to do

There’s so much to do this weekend, whether you’re young or old, with a massive doodle-fest in Bristol or a luminescent bike ride in Portsmouth. For a step back into the past, why not visit the Cotswolds for a steam train ride and yummy local fare suggests…

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