Across the length and breadth of Britain in August there are things happening for all tastes, in fact so many that we are working very hard to keep up with it all. Wherever you live you will find something to entice you outdoors.
In the heart of the rolling Northamptonshire Countryside the now very popular Blisworth Canal Festival, is on the weekend of the 13th & 14th August. This is a great family day out and what is more, it is free, including free parking. The festival features a whole range of beautiful
canal boats offering every thing from Face painting to delicious culinary delights. There will be a funfair, vintage cars and a whole range of things to do and see.
Knights in armour will feature in the South West region towards the end of the month
Back in Northamptonshire the annual Brackley Festival of Motorcycling, another great family day out is on the 14th of August.
Craven Potholing Club will be operating the Gaping Gill winch and this is open to the public from Saturday 20th to Monday 29th August. This is a wonderful opportunity to experience the feeling of seeing inside the largest natural cave in Britain under the experienced eyes of members of the Craven Potholing club. This only happens once a year and is something not to be missed, for further details go to the Yorkshire region on the site.