Five things to do this weekend

It's Friday! Make the most of your weekend with our pick of things to do, places to visit and more

18th August 2017
berries

1. READ

goldfinches

Our latest blogs, including The Island Diary Part 6: a garden of goldfinches by poet Kenneth Steven

2. WALK 

Exmoor

From dramatic coastal footpaths to gentle river walks, there are myriad hikes to be enjoyed in Exmoor National Park – here is our guide to some of the best walking routes: countryfile.com/article/walks/exmoors-best-walks

3. FORAGE

Blackberries

Come late August you'll find blackberries in abundance across the countryside. Here is our handy guide on where to pick, how to cook, storing ideas and the best blackberry recipes. countryfile.com/blackberry-guide-plus-recipes

4. EVENT

Summer Fair, Wolterton Hall, Norfolk: 20 August

Wolterton

Enjoy a glorious day out in the beautiful grounds of Wolterton Hall, where the country estate will be showcasing the best of the Norfolk countryside and local artisan businesses. The day includes a champagne high-tea reception, family activities and traditional Norfolk tunes. Find out more about Wolterton Hall

5. WATCH

Summer

Summer special this week with Countryfile - Sunday 20th August, BBC One, 18:05

In the Countryfile Summer Special the whole team head to the Blenheim Estate in glorious Oxfordshire countryside for a celebration of the best of rural Britain at Countryfile Live.
 

 

 

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