Plans and inclusive activity ideas for the bank holiday weekend — Scope | Disability forum

Plans and inclusive activity ideas for the bank holiday weekend

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edited May 28 in Coffee lounge

Hurray!  It's looking like we have a much longed-for, sunny bank holiday weekend coming up, so what do you have planned?  


A daisy sat in the sunshine

Let's hope I haven't just Michael Fish-ed the upcoming weather  :D but I thought this would be a nice space to share with each other, what you will be up to and any ideas for inclusive activities to try out.

Personally, I need to make a start on taming my out of control gardens.  My front hedge is getting ever-difficult for the postman to walk past (think Krypton Factor) and my rockery is more like a jungle!  As such, I will be Mrs Green Fingers, doing bits and bobs, with many cups of tea to hand.

Accessible activity ideas

If you are stuck as to what to do this weekend, then perhaps some of these ideas might tickle your fancy.  
Can you add anymore to the list?

What will you be doing?

I hope whatever you are up to, you enjoy it.  Be it adrenaline fuelled, seeing family or a marathon viewing session of your latest box-set of choice!  Feel free to let us know in the comments what you have planned :) 
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Comments

  • woodbine
    woodbine Community Co-Production Group Posts: 5,675 Disability Gamechanger
    On bank holiday Monday we will just be relaxing in the garden if the weather forecast is right.
    But on Sunday we are seeing our daughter and grandson for the first time since August.
    I am a person with epilepsy not an epileptic, my illness doesn't define me.
  • lisathomas50
    lisathomas50 Member Posts: 4,735 Disability Gamechanger
    @woodbine enjoy bet you can't wait to see your daughter and grandson  
  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 12,919 Disability Gamechanger
    Will be a box set binge for me I think 

    Toby going to a friends sat and sun but we are going out for breakfast on Sat before he goes 

    As he is off all week planning to go shopping one day for clothes and treats 
    I have professional experience in HR within public,  private, and charity sectors.  If I can help I will 
  • 66Mustang
    66Mustang Community Co-Production Group Posts: 5,791 Disability Gamechanger
    We have some nice food in, including meat for BBQs, along with ingredients to make cocktails so hopefully the weather will be OK!
  • woodbine
    woodbine Community Co-Production Group Posts: 5,675 Disability Gamechanger
    According to the weather forecast today Sunday Monday and Tuesday will be sunny and 21 degrees Saturday won't be quite as good but still warm.
    I am a person with epilepsy not an epileptic, my illness doesn't define me.
  • lisathomas50
    lisathomas50 Member Posts: 4,735 Disability Gamechanger
    We had rain today sunny tomorrow cloudy with showers Sunday  and Monday 
  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,948 Disability Gamechanger
    I get to see my sister and nephew who I've not seen since my wedding day in 2019. They will get to meet Daisy too :)
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • Ross_Scope
    Ross_Scope Posts: 5,466

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    Ami2301 said:
    I get to see my sister and nephew who I've not seen since my wedding day in 2019. They will get to meet Daisy too :)
    That's super, bet you can't wait for that. Have fun!
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  • Leigh14
    Leigh14 Member Posts: 344 Pioneering
    I’ve had an afternoon sitting in the garden. Tomorrow, I’ve been invited to a friends. Monday, I’ll be flaked out in front of TV!

    For all those seeing relatives they haven’t seen in a while, have lots of fun.
    Everyone else, enjoy the sunshine, box sets. Take pleasure in whatever you choose to do🙂
  • Ami2301
    Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,948 Disability Gamechanger
    Thanks @Ross_Scope :)
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • mandyliza
    mandyliza Member Posts: 1 Listener
    Monday going out to lunch with a friend 1st time  since before the 1st lockdown.  I have been out very little since the beginning of the pandemic. Feeling very nervous. 
  • Ross_Scope
    Ross_Scope Posts: 5,466

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    mandyliza said:
    Monday going out to lunch with a friend 1st time  since before the 1st lockdown.  I have been out very little since the beginning of the pandemic. Feeling very nervous. 
    It's understandable that you're nervous, but I'm sure everything will go just fine. Are you going anywhere nice for lunch?
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