Outdoor Activities

Men and Boys in the Woods

Nick Clements | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Clements

It is a very sorry state we live in when a wish to help young people is instantly assumed to be malign. I absolutely know where it comes from, and have a huge amount of sympathy for it. But, I know I must support and encourage men to challenge the assumptions, they will provide positive male role models which buck the trend, and show all of us better ways are possible.

Make the Most of That Extra Hour This Weekend

Jerrine M Lowe | Posted 25.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jerrine M Lowe

As the clocks go back - signalling the official start of autumn - Blighty benefits from a whole extra hour on Sunday 27 October. So this weekend forget lying in and get out and embrace that extra hour, with a whole host of hour-long activities that can be enjoyed with friends.

Ten Great Places to Watch Wimbledon in London

Andrew Matthews | Posted 23.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Matthews

Ditch the tent. Pack up the sleeping bags. There are great venues across London showing live Wimbledon coverage for free or for the price of a drink or two. Here are my top picks for places to watch Wimbledon while soaking up the atmosphere of the capital.

Ten Ways To Reconnect With Nature This Easter

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 26.05.2012 | Home

According to Rob Cowen and Leo Critchley, there is something very wrong with modern life. “Asked to picture their favourite childhood place or me...

Whitewater Rafting: Signing the Waiver and Taking the Plunge

Karen Goodwin | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Goodwin

Our raft leader was a lithe guy who bore an uncanny resemblance to a young Tom Cruise...okay, things could be worse. He chatted with us affably as we floated down a somewhat rough section of the river. And then, suddenly, we were bouncing in Class IV rapids.