At the London Marathon with Pink Lady®

An awe-inspiring day reporting on all the sporting feats of the Virgin Money London Marathon with Pink Lady® Apples, the official apple of the marathon.

London Marathon with Pink Lady®

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The beginner’s guide to camping

The beginner’s guide to camping

Fancy a night sleeping under the stars but not sure how to start? Here’s my camping beginner’s guide to what to pack, where to pitch your tent and how to try wild camping. Camping Beginner’s guide Keen …
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Canoeing along the River Wye

Canoeing along the River Wye

I headed down the River Wye in a canoe, pretending to be in Swallows and Amazons.
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Sponsored Video: explore more with Norwegian Reward

Sponsored Video: explore more with Norwegian Reward

Where do you want to travel to next? With Norwegian Reward you can earn CashPoints to help you fund your next international adventure.
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The horse rider’s bucket list: five must-ride UK trails

The horse rider’s bucket list: five must-ride UK trails

There more pockets of wilderness in Britain than you think – you just have to seek them out. There’s no better way of exploring Welsh valleys, Scottish highlands and Ireland’s fairytale valleys than on horseback on a long-distance ride. …
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Competition: WIN a Macaroni sweatshirt from Weird Fish

Competition: WIN a Macaroni sweatshirt from Weird Fish

The sunshine is finally here! To celebrate outdoor adventures on long spring days I’ve got a lovely Skylar Macaroni sweatshirt from Weird Fish to give away, worth £65. It’s the perfect cosy layer to pack, wherever your weekend takes …
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Exploring fairytale Maribor, Slovenia

Exploring fairytale Maribor, Slovenia

Tales from a wonderful week cycling in the vineyards and wandering in the forested mountains of Maribor, Slovenia. We drank blueberry brandy, rafted in style and made friends with a small skunk.
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10 summer evening adventures to take this week

10 summer evening adventures to take this week

Long summer evenings were made for little adventures. It’s time to stop seeing the working week as something to get through, (‘Hump Day’: ICK) and learn to savour hours of balmy sunshine. Tick off some of my favourite outdoor …
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Fresh new gear for spring

Fresh new gear for spring

Hello sunshine! It’s been a while. Celebrate the clocks going forward and the beginning of adventure-appropriate weather with my favourite pieces for outdoor living and a bit of bike spring cleaning.
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Interview: Jessica Pearson, creator of The Space Outside

Interview: Jessica Pearson, creator of The Space Outside

A chat with Jessica Pearson, the creator of The Space Outside, a beautiful short film that will inspire you to take courage and head outdoors. Jessica is a woman on a mission – to get women outdoors, out of their…
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Review: Eagle Creek Lync Special Edition travel bag

Review: Eagle Creek Lync Special Edition travel bag

A bag that can switch from backpack to case on wheels in the blink of an eye, Eagle Creek’s EC Lync, £342, aims to be as useful on the runway as it is over rough ground. So is this the&…
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The outdoorsy girl’s guide to the Forest of Dean

The outdoorsy girl’s guide to the Forest of Dean

Have you explored the Forest of Dean? England’s oldest oak forest is a place where kings once hunted, where wild boar with a semi-mythical status now roam and where maze-like mossy woodlands straight out of Tolkien rub shoulders with …
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Stand-up paddleboarding in Snowdonia

Stand-up paddleboarding in Snowdonia

Taking to the water in the shadow of Snowdon with Psyched Paddleboarding and The Enjoyable Rut for a little SUP adventure.
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Places to stay: The Tudor Farmhouse Hotel

Places to stay: The Tudor Farmhouse Hotel

An age-old farmhouse, thoughtfully redesigned as a cosy hotel, buried in the heart of the magical Forest of Dean. And there are chickens. I loved the Tudor Farmhouse, a welcoming retreat in the village of Clearwell. It’s not surprising …
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Places to stay: going off-grid at Mrs Higgs Lodge

Places to stay: going off-grid at Mrs Higgs Lodge

Mrs Higgs Lodge Review: leave technology behind and escape to an off-grid cottage for a digital detox in deepest, darkest Herefordshire at the charming Mrs Higgs Lodge. Read my review for BBC Countryfile Magazine. Mrs Higgs Lodge Review We use&…
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Sponsored video: Malmö honours its growing food scene

Sponsored video: Malmö honours its growing food scene

In a new series of videos the charming city of Malmö in Sweden is celebrating its foodie culture and focusing on three of its hippest spots, starting with the world-famous Saltimporten Canteen.
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