This autumn I got to fly on the world’s shortest scheduled
commercial flight, a Loganair service which runs from Westray to Papa Westray in Scotland’s beautiful Orkney islands.
Read my feature for About.com here and look out for my
forthcoming article in Discover Britain magazine.
Many thanks to
Visit Scotland for supporting this trip. 2014 is the Year of Homecoming in Scotland, making it the perfect time to visit.
The Italian Chapel, Orkney, Scotland
Working with Daniel Jordaan as a butler at the Lanesborough hotel, London.
Earlier this year I was lucky enough to stay in a gorgeous room at the Lanesborough hotel. But I had to sing for my supper! I tried my hand as a butler, helping Daniel Jordaan, the hotel’s head butler, with his tasks for the day.
Find out how I got on
I’ve been on the hunt for the UK’s best family days out for the Guardian and Hyundai this winter.
My top picks include the Stick Man Trail at Westonbirt Arboretum, a spooky torchlit tour of Warwick Castle and Hemel Hempstead’s Snow Centre.
Read more about these, and the others that made my top ten, on the Guardian website
I’ve recently been researching the best family days out around the UK for the Guardian and Hyundai.
For autumn, my top ten included treetop trekking by night in the Lake District, ice skating at the Eden Project in Cornwall and a
Scottish wildlife safari in Perthshire.
Read more about these, and the other seven that made it into my top ten, in the article