Places to play conkers in the South West

Places to play conkers in the South West

Child with a handful of conkers at Castle Coole, County Fermanagh

Can you find a champion conker?

It's conker time at Killerton and the horse chestnuts are full of fun. Pick a conker and challenge someone to a game.

Children climbing a tree in the grounds of Mottisfont, Hampshire.

50 things to do this autumn

As the trees change colour and leaves start to drop, Brownsea becomes the perfect place to tick off some more of your 50 things to do before 11 3/4.

A boy climbing on a rope at Coleton Fishacre's wild play area

Fun for families this autumn at Coleton Fishacre

This autumn, as the leaves turn on the trees and the conkers begin to fall there are lots of fun things for families to do at Coleton Fishacre, from den building to hunting for gold or cooking on a campfire at half-term.

The 'Colours, Conkers and Collage' family learning weekend at Attingham Park

Who is the conker champion?

Are you ready to find your conker and have a go at this old game?