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Quick links to virtual activity online

There is so much to do online – here are some quick links to keep you occupied whilst at home.

Virtual tours, and live webcams

Arts and culture


  • Solomon Kingsnorth – books in PDF, Word and audio book format – Alice in Wonderland, Wind in the Willows, The Railway Children, The Jungle Book, Peter Pan, Black Beauty
  • David Walliams has launched, Elevenses, a free audio children’s story every day from 30 March
  • Explore the wizarding world with Harry Potter


  • Try the  Make Movement Your Mission‘ short videos taking you through a range of key exercises for people in later life three times a day.
  • Stay in, Work out Sport England
  • InformationNOW article including chair based exercise. We link you to pictures and diagrams to help visualise the workout.

Food and recipes


Geography, nature, and history

Learn a new skill

Literature online


*Check the location/time zones of live-streamed concerts to calculate the UK start time. Time Zone calculator

Last updated: May 19, 2020

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