Picnic Events

National Sandwich Week

British Sandwich Week takes place between 8-14 May 2016 and it is a great opportunity to celebrate the original fast food – the British sandwich!

The British love a sarnie – we spent £7.85bn a year on them.  This is a perfect opportunity to indulge in a picnic this week.

Here a shortlist of ideal picnic items.

The Yellowstone four person wicker picnic basket is the trending picnic basket for this summer. The picnic basket’s wicker is an elegant white colour, whilst the trim is a cool white and blue striped fabric. This picnic basket has a classic hinged lid design, with plenty of space to store the plates, cutlery, wine glasses and […]


Makes you proud to be British! This bargain price hamper contains a delightful collection of regionally sourced foods and treats including brands such as Beech’s Chocolate, Walkers, Taylors and the Swaledale Cheese Company. This would make a great birthday gift for a special someone or could be the perfect way to treat your Dad on Father’s Day.


We really love this green picnic set, comprising of 12 pieces, including 4 cups, 4 bowls and 4 plates. Made from sustainable bamboo, it’s eco-friendly and super-stylish. Microwave safe and dishwasher safe up to 40 degrees. Go green!

£15.99 £12.99

This stylish cool basket from Coolmovers comes in a beautiful polka style. A key feature of this cool basket is that it is fully collapsible, meaning it is ideal for spontaneous outings and won’t dominate your storage at home when not in use. The coolbag also has a reflective silver lining giving it that extra insulation […]


This fantastic National Trust Random Woollen Rug is one of the most popular items from the organisation’s online shop. Made from recycled wool here in the UK, the ‘random’ colours depend on the reclaimed wool used in the making of each individual rug. Charming, snug and useful indoors when snuggling up on the sofa or […]