Summer in the East of England
From sunrise to sunset, make the most of the long summer days ahead. Come and find the perfect picnic spot, a garden to relax in, a new exhibition to discover or enjoy an evening out with friends - we have a whole programme of outdoor theatre, cinema and music to choose from in the East of England.
There are some lovely places to gather with friends and family to enjoy a picnic. Our favourite spots include Wimpole's Folly and the riverside setting at Houghton Mill.
With six or more weeks of school holidays, you'll need a plan for where to take the family. So here are our top spots of where to play, and where better than in nature's playground for your next summer adventure.
If you’re not a fan of the heat, don’t get all hot and bothered this summer, here are our suggestions of where to go in the East of England to keep cool.
In our increasingly technology driven lives it can be refreshing to switch off from today’s noisy world. So here are some tranquil gardens and quiet spaces to escape for a little while.
We're probably as well known for our scones, as the places we care for. Have you ever wanted to know how to make them? Our secrets are revealed, with these recipes you can try at home.
Cycle routes for little legs or rides that offer more of a challenge. To help you enjoy the great views from your saddle, we've picked out some of the best places to visit by bike in the East of England.
Beautiful butterflies and dazzling dragonflies can be seen in abundance across the East of England in the summer months. So why not see how many species you can spot?
As the weather warms up, enjoy a walk through the countryside and enjoy the view. Seek out shade from the tree canopy on a woodland stroll or wander along the coast for a cool sea breeze. Where will become your favourite spot for a summer walk?
Are you planning a European getaway or travelling somewhere more exotic for your next holiday? Well, now you can travel the world without leaving the country!
Flower rich meadows and grasslands alive with butterflies and bees are less common than they were, but can still be found if you know where to look. We're working hard to protect, conserve and restore them in the East of England.
Enjoy a wander around some rather special gardens in bloom this summer, with striking colours, scents and relaxing spaces to take in the view and floral displays.
It’s easy to see why the rose remains the nation’s favourite flower. Here's a selection of special rose gardens in the East of England that you'll smell before you see their beauty.
Whether you love the coast or want to explore our inland waterways, if you're wanting to spend a lazy few hours on the water, here's a selection of boat trips to choose from in the East of England.
Without insects our lives would be very different, they help keep the balance of nature. Butterflies, dragonflies, bees and beetles, they all help keep the natural world turning and here are some to look out for in the East of England.