Family events for Spring Bank Holiday

Mr. Adventure and Little Miss Explorer
Don’t miss your chance to meet a Mr. Men character at Heathrow

If you’re heading away with the family at the end of May, don’t miss these family-friendly events in the terminals at Heathrow.

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Live music for spring 2019

Guitarist with coffee
Caffè Nero’s ‘home of live music’ sessions continue at weekends in Terminal 2 Arrivals

Enjoy a cup of your favourite pick-me-up, accompanied by the sound of original live music by up-and-coming performers. Caffe Nero, in Terminal 2 Arrivals, has weekend lunchtime sessions in April, May and June, by acts including Lots Holloway, Sharlette, Tori Sheard and Steve Warner.

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Birds, bees and flies in disguise: the secret wildlife of Heathrow

From dancing birds to fancy-dress spiders, butterflies to birds of prey, Heathrow is home to a surprising variety of creatures. We asked Heathrow’s Biodiversity Manager, Adam Cheeseman, to lift the lid on the urban wildlife you might not know about.

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Cornwall for emmets*: Ten things you might not know about Britain’s wild West

Polperro harbour scene
Polperro harbour scene: summer holidays don’t get more Cornish than this

Everyone knows Cornwall, don’t they? Even those who’ve never visited Britain’s sunshine coast can conjure a mental image of ice cream, rockpools, smugglers’ coves and picture-perfect fishing villages.

Well, here’s your chance to prove you know your pilchards from your piskies. How many of these rock-solid facts about Cornwall did you already know?

* Not sure what that means? You’re in the right place – read on.

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