Go wild at Cornwall's Gwel an Mor

Go wild at Cornwall’s Gwel an Mor

Whether or not you have the weather, Gwel an Mor is an excellent Cornish family destination and with unmissable wild attractions

Wave catching at Saunton Sands

Wave catching at Saunton Sands

Learning to surf as a family is a challenge, but a fun one. Absolutely Education heads to North Devon’s Saunton Sands

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Into the Wild

As the summer holidays draw near, Absolutely investigates Camp Wilderness' summer camps

Stage fright – new 'Macbeth' for young people at the Globe

Stage fright – new ‘Macbeth’ for young people at the Globe

A production of Macbeth designed for young people has come to Shakespeare’s Globe this spring. We enjoyed a preview

Board rules – why board games are good news

Board rules – why board games are good news

Gaming may be in, but old-school board games are having a renaissance too. Absolutely Education picks some new arrivals and old favourites

Cressida Cowell on the magical powers of reading for pleasure

Cressida Cowell on the magical powers of reading for pleasure

As Waterstones Children's Laureate, Cressida Cowell champions the value of reading for the pure joy of it. She talks to Absolutely Education about her own magical childhood and the life-changing power of words on page

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Nine of the best children’s books

It’s been another exciting year for children's and teen books, from established authors and rising stars alike. Lovereading4kids Reviews Editor Andrea Reece chooses 10 of the best children's books to excite readers of…

best schools for horse lovers

The best schools for horse lovers

Equestrian facilities at some of the UK's independent schools are top class; here are the best schools for horse lovers

How to nurture self-esteem and confidence in teenagers

Absolutely Education offers some advice on how to engender self-esteem and build self-confidence in teenagers.