What to do this August Bank Holiday

Goodwood Racecourse, West Sussex

Looking for a exciting day trip? Then the August Bank Holiday Racing at Goodwood Racecourse is the perfect solution. Three magnificent days of racing and family filled entertainment, which starts on the Friday with an evening's racing followed by a spectacular fireworks display. There's something to keep the whole family enthralled and entertained across all three days, including a petting zoo and a traditional funfair with a helter-skelter, carousel and big wheel.

Notting Hill Carnival, London

Celebrate your weekend in true style at the annual Notting Hill Carnival. This event now attracts more than one million visitors and is one of the most vibrant and energetic celebrations in the capital's calendar. From the Children Parade on the Sunday to the Grand Finale Parade on the Monday, the Carnival caters for the whole family, with workshops, live music in the form of steel bands, and an impressive array of street food. Brightly coloured outfits are the only rule!

Little Meadow, North Devon

If you fancy a weekend away and being close to nature – then a luxurious camping trip is a must. Little Meadow Campsite on the North Devon coast makes for an ideal relaxing retreat. Set amongst soft grass and vibrant flora, its cultivated terrace pitches ensure privacy, while modern facilities include hot showers and hairdryers. With views down towards Waterhouse Cove and the sea below, this quiet spot is ideal for couples or small families. 

Bank Holiday Essentials

Delfina Silk Dress

Vita Jumper

Flavia Coat