The August bank holiday weekend is a chance to say goodbye to summer in style.
Read on for our ideas to make sure yours goes with a bang – and be sure to source everything you need through easyfundraising so that your good cause reaps the benefits too.
The end of the school break may be drawing ever closer, but there’s still time to get away with the kids – and there are some bargains to be had.
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Celebrate the bank holiday weekend by having fun at one of the UK’s many theme or safari parks.
You can source tickets to all the best attractions via AttractionTix (up to a 1.25% donation).
It’s also well worth checking Groupon (up to a 9% donation) to find deals in your local area, or, if you’re in the capital, The London Pass (up to a 1.5% donation) will give you access to discounts on eating out, shopping and much more.
If the weather is kind, the August Bank Holiday = barbeque.
Visit the Great British Meat Co. (up to a 6% donation) for moreish cuts of meat, and Sainsbury’s (up to a £2.50 donation) or Ocado (up to a £3 donation) for delicious fish, veggie options, and salads.
Get your home and garden shipshape for the new season over the long weekend.
Don’t forget your outside space – plant some hardy perennials from Royal Horticultural Society (up to a 5% donation) to see you through until spring, and cultivate a bed of autumn soup and stew-friendly winter herbs from Crocus (up to a 5% donation).
We’ve got our fingers crossed for sun, but with our unpredictable climate, nothing is certain, so it’s as well to have some rainy day activities up your sleeve to keep the kids occupied if you can’t get out and about.