Discover Durham’s great outdoors with BBC Countryfile presenter Anita Rani. Join Anita as she explores Durham’s ‘stiles, steeds and stars’ to sample the county’s stunning scenery and natural attractions on foot, by bike and under the region’s vast glistening dark skies. Discover how you can enjoy an array of walking, cycling and family activities on a short break or weekend away.
Brixham is a wonderful little fishing village in the district of Torbay in the County of Devon in South West England. It really has it all from quaint little B&B’s to probably the best fish restaurant around ( trust me its great!) Here’s a quick little video of some of the best on Tripadvisor to give you a feel. Anyone seen a pirate around ?!!
Bury St Edmunds in the heart of Suffolk is a great way to spend a weekend, watch a play at the Theatre Royal and just meander around the shops. It has fantastic art galleries, hotels and its home to Greene King Brewery, next rounds is on you!!
On the west coast of Wales lies the stunning Pembrokeshire Coast National Park with its golden sand beaches and quaint villages. Just off the coast line is Skomer island where you can find puffins doing their thing and taking in the peace and quiet too!
Edinburgh is a beautiful city, full of charm and history, and one wee bonny chap came from there, Mr Sean Connery! We have delved deep into the archives and found this little gem of Sean giving us a personal guided tour of the place he grew up and loves.
Now sometimes you want to keep yourself trim after eating all those fish and chips when you’re away! well bands are a great way burn those calories and you can fit them in your bag!!
The Abbey has been the coronation church since 1066, and is the final resting place of 17 monarchs. The church we see today was begun by Henry III in 1245. It’s one of the most important Gothic buildings in the country, and has the medieval shrine of an Anglo-Saxon saint at its heart.