Bowood House & Gardens, near Chippenham is the perfect place for a family visit, with something for everyone! Whether it’s the 2,000-acre ‘Capability’ Brown parkland, the Adventure Playground or Tractor Ted’s Little Farm, you’re bound to spot some further calls this summer with a line-up of diary dates! The first weekend of August, Bowood welcomes a ‘Classic Ibiza’ concert on Saturday 5th and ‘The Great British Prom’ on Sunday 6th. For Tractor Ted fans, Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th August Bowood introduces ‘Diggers & Dumpers Weekend’. Then the Great British Food Festival returns on the Bank Holiday weekend (Saturday 26th – Monday 28th August) with Great British Bake Off finalists, guest demos, kids’ cookery lessons, with over 80 top local producers, real ale, wine bars and live music among the great range of foodie delights. Bowood House & Gardens really does have something for all the family this summer!
• Bowood House, Derry Hill, Calne, SN11 9PQ; 01249 812102; bowood.org