Fancy a bedtime story from Dolly Parton or Hometasking – a daily challenge from UK comedians Alex Horne and Greg Davies. Click on the images to avoid one day being the same as any other.

Over 300 searchable activity ideas from the Scouts

The Scouts have made more than 300 free activities, games and craft ideas available online to help keep kids entertained and educated while they’re in ‘the great indoors’.

Camp from Home – The Ultimate Backyard Camping Guide

 You don’t have to travel far and wide to spend a night sleeping under the stars! With our handy guide, you can immerse yourself in the outdoors, all from the comfort of your own home.

Ikea Fort Building

 IKEA has designed six play houses that can be built with its products to entertain children in coronavirus lockdown.

Scream the House Down – Join a Socially Distanced Art Installation Online

You are invited to vocalise your inner frustrations and power a large-scale light installation. Join a Zoom call and watch your outburst illuminate a four storey office building.

How It’s Made

Have you ever wondered how things are made? Find out how the everyday objects people use become the things they are.


At home for a while with your kids? Don’t want their brains to go stale? We’ve got you covered.

NASA’s Offering Online Astronaut Training While You’re Stuck in Lockdown

NASA and the ISS National Lab are ready to help. They’ve developed a range of adventurous programs and activities for all the children stuck in home lockdown, including a training program to become a home astronautbuild a hovercraftlaunch rockets, and many more.

Comic-Con Museum@Home

This will be your main source for some amazing Comic-Con Museum content, such as exclusive videos—including past events, and new video content created exclusively for the Museum@Home program.

Ride a Virtual Rollercoaster

Want to experience virtual roller coaster rides from your pad? Check out these POV videos of awesome USA attractions.

Julia Donaldson and Friends

Stories, songs and poems, from Julia Donaldson, writer of The Gruffalo series, Stick Man and Zog.

Hip Hop Loves Books

Hip hop stars read stories from children’s books for Moon Lane Books.

Celebrity Songs on Sesame Street

Johnny Cash dueting with Oscar The Grouch! Celebrities old and new singing with the puppets of Sesame Street.

Daily Magic Lessons

Magic Lessons from Kevin Quantum one of Scotland’s best magicians.

Disney foodies rejoice… Disney Eats has arrived!

Disney Eats gives you access to a world of culinary adventure.

Battersea Birthday Cakes!

Love your cat or dog? Battersea Dog home has some recipes for your cat and dog’s birthday cake and ideas for home made toys for your pet.

Comedy Tasks during lockdown

Faced with the prospect of spending months at home. comedian Alex Horne challenges the public to complete a series of tasks, using nothing but themselves and things they can find in their house.

Virtual train journeys

Virtual Train journeys from Scotrail

Dolly’s Storytime

Dolly Parton reading a series of Imagination Library books all carefully chosen for their appropriate content at this moment in time.

Musical Bingo

A virtual party to you over a night of tunes, challenges and bingo. Played via Zoom 


Make a Human Remote Control

Turn your household recycling into a human remote control (to control parents or carers to carry out your every wish…)