The sport of curling

Nick Hammond explores the wonderful world of curling, a sport born in the 1500s.

Country life

Do you own Britain’s naughtiest dog?

In celebration of loveable canine scamps, we've launched a competition to find Britain's naughtiest dog. If your dog fits the bill, it could be in with a chance of appearing…

Country Life

Bring on the dancing white horses

The Spanish Riding School of Vienna have been dazzling audiences for almost 450 years. This autumn, they will be joined on their UK tour by three Olympic gold medalists.

Mount Kilimanjaro

World’s highest cricket game planned

The iconic sounds of the English countryside are set to echo across the tallest mountain in Africa as a group of amateur and professional cricketers attempt a new world record…

International Bognor Birdman

The most eccentric British festivals

We Brits love celebrating the more obscure talents and interests found in our islands. Read our guide to the top five eccentric one can attend, from nettle eating to herring…