5 things to do in the Cotswolds this weekend while at home

PUBLISHED: 16:21 10 March 2020 | UPDATED: 17:37 25 March 2020

From streaming ballet to watching wildlife webcams, there's lots to do from the comfort of your own home (photo: gorodenkoff, Getty Images)

From streaming ballet to watching wildlife webcams, there's lots to do from the comfort of your own home (photo: gorodenkoff, Getty Images)

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The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick five of the best ways to spend your weekend in the Cotswolds

Watch live animal webcams

Even though it’s closed to the public during the lock-down, Cotswold Farm Park is showing live webcams of its enclosures. Watch penguins and meerkats enjoy feeding time and playing. Click here for more live animal webcams that you can watch from home.

Cotswold Farm Park, cotswoldfarmpark.co.uk

• Stream This Country

The hilarious mockumentary filmed in the Cotswolds market town of Northleach, This Country, aired its final episode this week, but all 19 episodes are available on BBC iPlayer to watch now.

• Watch a movie or TV series filmed in the Cotswolds

Spot Gloucester Cathedral in the Harry Potter films, the village of Snowshill in Bridget Jones’s Diary or one of the many Cotswold towns and villages used in Father Brown. Here are 19 famous filming locations in the Cotswold to look through.

• Stream a stage show, musical or concert online

Social distancing doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy all the glitz and glamour of the stage. Now you can stream lots of your favourite musicals, concerts or ballets online. Check out our roundup of some of the best.

• Declutter your home to create the perfect space to work from home

We’ve gathered some top tips on streamlining your environment to enable maximum efficiency while working from home.

We update 5 things to do in the Cotswolds at the weekend every week. If you are in need of inspiration, bookmark this page for events from Friday through to Sunday, and please get in touch if you have future events that you would like us to include.

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