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From cinema to foodie delights, ten of the UK's best al fresco events you shouldn't miss this summer

The best summer events are al fresco.

Whether they're music festivals with wellies, tents and cold beers, foodie events where we can learn to cook culinary delights from the pros, or literary performances where we can see our favourite writers take to the stage, there's a special kind of appeal to being out in the open air.

Just grab a blanket (well, this is the UK after all) and get booking for summer 2016's most promising al fresco happenings...

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