Category Archives: Weekend

To Kill a Mockingbird back at Regents Open Air Theatre Aug-Sept 2014

Last year’s critically acclaimed production of To Kill a Mockingbird will be part of the new 2014 season.  Here are reviews of 2013 production Telegraph  Independent Guardian Tickets To Kill a Mockingbird.

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Frogmore House : Only Open Days August 17-19th

Frogmore House was originally purchased in 1792 as a royal retreat by King George III for his wife Charlotte and unmarried daughters while he was confined to Windsor Castle nearby.    Queen Charlotte created the pictaresque garden setting and her passion … Continue reading

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The Mary Rose Rises Again

Visiting the Vasa in Stockholm a few weeks ago was a highlight of our trip. The Vasa is a Swedish warship which sank after sailing less than a nautical mile on her maiden voyage in 1628. She was salvaged in … Continue reading

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Buckingham Palace Coronation Festival, 11-14 July 2013

Coronation Festival – Buckingham Palace 11 to 14 July 2013 The gardens of Buckingham Palace will be opened to the public this summer for a unique festival celebrating the 60th anniversary of The Queen’s coronation. More than 200 companies with … Continue reading

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Hinthunt – The Escape Game

We are always looking for interesting things to do in London and one of our favourites has been the Accomplice Mystery game through the Menier Chocolate Factory which tends to take you through the streets of London in summer months. … Continue reading

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Visit Film locations owned by the National Trust

If one of your new year’s resolution, like mine, is to get out of London more on weekends, you might be inspired by the Days out Itineraries page on the National Trust Website.   More specifically, you can use their … Continue reading

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Chiswick House Gardens Dog Show 2012, September 23

The eighth Chiswick House Gardens Dog Show will be held  on Sunday  23 September from 10.30am-3.45pm on the cricket pitch area within the Gardens (entry via Staveley Road). The show is organised by Chiswick House Organised Walkers in association with … Continue reading

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