Dogs welcome in our outside seating areas

Dogs are more than welcome at Flatford. We just have to ask them to wait outside the tea room because we have an open kitchen. Please enjoy your cuppa in our picnic area or on our riverside veranda.

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David Mellor

Meet David Mellor at SWOF, where he will do a talk about adventuring with kids on the Saturday morning.

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A taste of the arts near Exeter

There are some artistic treasures to be found at our places around Exeter - from a Rembrandt portrait at Knightshayes to rarely-seen paintings on loan from the National Portrait Gallery at Killerton

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Natural beauty around Devon and Exmoor

As leaves turn brown and the air takes on a chill, why not get out amongst some of the natural landscapes and wildlife that Devon and Exmoor have to offer?

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Autumn family highlights

Find out what's on near you this September and October.

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Two blondes walking

Two  Blondes  Walking  Ordnance  Survey  #GetOutside  Champions,  Lucy  and  Fi  (Blondes  One  and  Two)  are  hill  walking  and  wild  camping  experts  who  get  out  and  about  all  over  the  UK,  but  their  favourite  adventures  are  Dartmoor  escapades. See them on Friday and Saturday.

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Laura Kennington

Adventure athlete, runner, rider, and kayaker. Meet Laura on Saturday and find out about her latest challenge - Great North Ride.

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Conrad Humphreys

Join professional yachtsman, Conrad Humphreys to hear about his latest extraordinary expedition, recreating the incredible open-boat voyage undertaken by Captain Bligh following the mutiny on the Bounty in 1789.

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Sarah Outen

Explorer, rower, kayaker, cyclist, and now bestselling author. Sarah is a charismatic, motivational speaker, who inspires us all to get outdoors and seek adventure.

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Wiltshire Landscape walking challenge

Avebury, Wiltshire

This is an opportunity to discover more of Wiltshire's iconic landscape, rich in archaeology, wildlife and plants. You can enjoy beautiful open spaces and challenge yourself to complete all twelve walks at our landscape sites.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

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01:00-23:59

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Mindfulness Meander

Rowallane Garden, County Down

Join us and disconnect from your worries with a Mindfulness Meander.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

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Stonehenge and Avebury walking challenge

Avebury, Wiltshire

An opportunity to walk in the footsteps of our ancestors in this iconic landscape, rich in archaeology, wildlife and plants. You can enjoy these wide open spaces by challenging yourself to complete all eight walks - once done you'll have walked 50km.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

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01:00-23:59

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Listen to the nightjars at Headley Heath

Headley Heath, Surrey

Dawn and dusk are good times to hear the unusual "churr" of the ground-nesting night-jar. Park at Headley Heath main car park, KT18 6NN

Fri 21 Sep 2018

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01:00-01:00

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October half term adventures in the North West

Ghostly goings-on, creepy crafts, and silly scarecrows - we've lots to keep you busy this October half term at special places in the North West.

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Car park update

Gunby Estate, Hall and Gardens, Lincolnshire

Gunby Hall Estate and Gardens had to close for a few months this year in early spring. This was because the very wet weather meant the parking area was saturated and unsuitable for cars.

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In the words of Laura McLaren: Women and work

Bodnant Garden, Conwy

An entrepreneur’s daughter who championed women's work in the home and in the workplace.

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Laura McLaren yn ei geiriau ei hun: Diwedd i gaethwasiaeth

Bodnant Garden, Conwy

Fe wnaeth Laura McLaren o Ardd Bodnant dynnu sylw at gamdrin rhywiol merched a menywod ifanc, gan ddadlau dros rhoi diwedd ar y Fasnach Gaethwasiaeth Wen.

Tudor Merchant's House

Tenby, Pembrokeshire

Time travel to Tudor Tenby and discover what life was like at our 15th century merchant's house.

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Strumble Head to Cardigan

Strumble Head, Pencaer to Cardigan, Pembrokeshire

Pick up the pace in Pembrokeshire’s walking country; this rugged and remote expanse of towering cliffs and rocky outcrops is punctuated with coastal paths and soaring sea views.

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