Bank holiday weekend: Last-minute ideas come rain or shine

With more than 14 million drivers expected to take to the road throughout the weekend to enjoy the the bank holiday weekend, it's still not clear whether there will be sunshine or showers.

While millions are still unsure about how do enjoy the long weekend, HELLO! Online have rustled up our top pick of last-minute ideas in the UK, whether the sun is shining or not…



1. Get your dancing shoes on for Notting Hill Carnival 
Held every year since 1966, the Notting Hill Carnival is Europe’s biggest street festival. Head to West London to see the streets come alive with music, colour, dance and taste some delicious Caribbean delights available. Sunday 25 and Monday 26 August

2. Lie back, relax and go back to work rejuvenated after a spa break
See our top pick of celebrity favourites, their luxury treatments and locations...


3. Enjoy a family day out at one of Britain's best castles
From Edinburgh Castle to Windsor and Highclere Castle in Hampshire, home to Downton Abbey, we are sure to have a castle somewhere near you... Check out our top pick now.

4. Follow in the footsteps of royality by staying in a castle hotel
Book yourself a last-minute romantic break in the most luxurious setting you can imagine with one of Britain's converted castle hotels.


5. Head to one of Britain's most beautiful beaches - this is one for the sun!
Find out more about Britain's best beaches, including Sennen Cove in Cornwall, Durdle Door in Dorset, andBotany Bay in Kent...