Outdoor Britain

Turn a corner on the busy outskirts of Guildford and suddenly the noise of traffic and people falls away, leaving a scene straight out...

It was at Runnymede near Windsor where democratic charter, the Magna Carta, was signed by King John in 1215, an action that symbolised the...

Undisturbed by cars, this idyllic island encompasses a small village with an inn and Victorian church, and the 13th-century Marisco Castle. There’s also a...

This lush oak-wooded steep-sided river gorge (the deepest in the South West), with its natural beauty, fascinating history and many legends, can be explored...

Hidcote is an Arts and Crafts garden in the north Cotswolds, a stone’s throw from Stratford-upon-Avon. Created by the talented American horticulturist, Major Lawrence...

David Atkinson Werburgh looks down serenely from the east window of Chester Cathedral’s Refectory. The room is a chaos of school groups, small children and...

Savill Garden comprises 35 acres of interconnecting gardens and woodland and forms part of the Royal Landscape, a collection of gardens and parks spread across...

Featuring the iconic skyline of Pen y Fan, Corn Du and Cribyn, the Brecon Beacons National Park offers some of the area’s most impressive...

This ancient naked figure sculpted into the chalk hillside above Cerne Abbas stands at 180ft tall, making it Britain’s largest chalk hill figure. It...

Cheddar Gorge is one of England’s most iconic and spectacular landscapes, with the north side of the gorge being owned by the National Trust....