It appears to be a great year for Sand Martins with 51 Sand Martin burrows occupied in the artificial nest bank at WWT London Wetland Centre – that’s the highest number since 2010.Read More
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To celebrate the opening of a new experience at the London Dungeon marking the 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London, the visitor attraction asked Great British Bake Off winner, cookery writer and baker of Her Majesty The Queen's 90th birthday cake, Nadiya Hussain, to create a unique bake - a fire inspired loaf.Read More
Award-winning actor Sir Ian McKellen will officially open this year’s Blenheim Palace Flower Show.
Sir Ian, one of the UK’s most respected actors and star of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies, will open the popular show being staged from June 17-19 in the stunning grounds of the magnificent country house which is home to the 12th Duke of Marlborough.Read More
SEA LIFE London Aquarium will be reopening its popular penguin display in late May 2016 as Penguin Point, an expanded state-of-the-art viewing and learning experience complete with a colony of Gentoo penguins.
The new Antarctic-themed experience will give visitors a fascinating insight into the habitat and behaviour of penguins and explain how we can all play our part in conserving their environment whilst providing the opportunity for close range viewing of a delightful colony of resident Gentoo penguins.Read More
To celebrate the release of Warcraft, one of the most hotly anticipated films of the year, Madame Tussauds, Legendary Pictures and WETA Workshop will bring to life the fantastical characters and epic sets in an experience to tour Madame Tussauds attractions globally from this MayRead More
The highly anticipated ‘Command of the Oceans’ galleries, a new permanent display at The Historic Dockyard Chatham – the most complete dockyard from the heyday of the ‘Age of Sail’ to survive anywhere in the world – will open to the public on 26 May 2016.
The new galleries are set to become a gateway to exploring all of The Historic Dockyard Chatham. ‘Command of the Oceans’ will illustrate how the Dockyard and its people played a pivotal role in Britain’s command of the oceans and its rise to worldwide influence.Read More
A big-zoo animal park in Bristol has been carrying special healthcare-led training exercises with a family of four giraffes to provide cutting-edge welfare.
Moving on from the more mundane cleaning-and-feeding routines essential to daily care of all zoo animals, Keepers at Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm have successfully developed a close relationship with these iconic African giants to encourage close trust and enable useful medical treatments to be performed without the need for sedation or stressful restraint.Read More
Visitors to SEA LIFE London Aquarium can experience the magical polar ice worlds of BBC Earth’s epic natural history series: Frozen Planet in a new permanent attraction opening on March 25th 2016.Read More
A new experience starring larger than life figures of larger than life Angry Birds - Red, Chuck and Bomb, will open at Madame Tussauds London in the run up to the much anticipated release of The Angry Birds Movie. The unique digital experience will be in London from the end of April until July, before touring Madame Tussauds attractions around the world.Read More