As a lover of vintage and great days out, Salute to the 40's in Chatham seems made just for me; with swing dancing, a Spitfire aircraft display, plus a chance to have a vintage makeover, it sounds lots of fun.
Hard to believe the Firle Vintage Fair is only in its fourth year, it's huge and already feels well established.
I knew Box Hill from the past. Growing up, as a teen when my head was full of poems by John Keats and stories by Jane Austen, I'd drive past the Burford Bridge quite often.
So when I discovered recently the hotel's literary connections my mouth fell to the floor.
Following on from my popular blog post a few years ago, A Guide to Summer Shakes and Smoothies, I thought it about time I brought you the healthy version. No ice cream this time.
It was my first trip to the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show and I knew that it was going to big, but I wasn't quite prepared for just how big.
It was as if summer had arrived at last. The night we went to dine at Isaac's, summer light came streaming through large glass windows and glimpses of full-leafed trees in the distance made it feel as if summer had come to stay.
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