Printer Friendly

Great UK days out.

Byline: SARAH TURNER

ENGLAND

JUNE 23: Grain Brewery near Harleston in Norfolk hosts a summer festival with a BBQ, beer, local ice cream and music from folk bands and morris dancers. Details: www.grainbrewery.co.uk

JUNE 24: Have a go at archery at Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens in Northumberland with help from experts. Adults pounds 7.70, children pounds 4.60. Details: www.english-heritage.org.uk

JUNE 30: Cirencester in Gloucs hosts the Cotswold Show - a two-day family show with rare breeds, horse stunt teams, dog trials and food stalls. Details: www.cotswoldshow.co.uk

JUNE 30: Darley Park in Derby hosts a spectacular free openair classical music concert and firework display as part of the Olympic torch celebrations. Details: www.visitderby.co.uk

JULY 14-15: Head to Kelmarsh Hall in Northants for the Festival of History. Over 2,000 re-enactors will depict battles through the ages and there's a family zone with storytelling. Adults pounds 22, kids pounds 15.50. More details: www.festival

SCOTLAND

JUNE 21-24: The Royal Highland Show is one of Edinburgh's highlights and this year - with the introduction of a chainsaw relay race - it should be more exciting than ever. Details: www.royalhighlandshow.org

JUNE 23-24: Aberdeen hosts the Traditional Boat Festival, with its own replica of a 19th Century scaffie - fresh from appearing in the Thames Jubilee pageant. Details: www.scottishtraditionalboatfestival.org.uk

WALES

TODAY: Cardiff Bay hosts the finals of the British Waterski Championships. More details: cardiffbay.wordpress.com

JUNE 30-JULY 1: South Stack Cliffs Nature Reserve on Anglesey celebrates the puffins before they head out to sea. Details: www.rspb.org.uk

SARAH TURNER
COPYRIGHT 2012 MGN LTD
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2012 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Title Annotation:Features
Publication:Sunday Mirror (London, England)
Date:Jun 17, 2012
Words:274
Previous Article:ROO BETTER WATCH OUT! England boss fires warning HODGSON IS BACKING HIS ROO RETURN.
Next Article:OUR ATHLETIC ADVENTURE; Stage your own Games in this fun French parc.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters