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5 things to do at home this week (01/06/2020)

1st June 2020

Hello world! It’s the start of June and what better way to start the month then to joining us to take a look at 5 things you can do this week thanks to National Lottery players.

Let’s create with Arts Council England

Our friends at Arts council England have created #LetsCreate art activity packs to help children get creative across the country. You can download the Let’s Create pack here:

Set up a virtual big lunch this weekend! (6 & 7 June)

The Big Lunch is the UK’s thanksgiving weekend for neighbours and communities - a time where people come together to celebrate community connections and get to know one another a little better. Now more than ever, we need to make time for each other, so let’s get the nation talking over a cuppa and a bite to eat and have some fun with The Big Virtual Lunch. Discover how to set up your own virtual big lunch for your community here:

A boredom buster from New Lodge Arts!

New lodge Arts have created an activity pack for little ones who may be bored at home. Activities include writing, drawing and reading. You can download the activity pack here:

Football Crazy? Become part of the National Football Museum:

Football is the game of our lives. Now, the National Football Museum want to know more about the game of your life. ⚽

We want you to share your personal memories of the beautiful game, with your stories going into a permanent fan-led collection at the museum. #GameOfOurLives

Fancy getting stuck in?

Tag us in your story on Twitter or Instagram, or use #GameOfOurLives across both. You can also email us your best football memories at

For more info on how to get involved, visit:

sportscotland's SportHour

Join our friends at sportscotland tonight (1st
June) at 9 pm for a discussion on sport in Scotland! This week they’ll be discussing what has helped people keep active during this period, support from the community or sector and what you're looking forward to returning to when lockdown eases. You can join the conversation by using the hashtag #SportHour and tweeting to @sportscotland

Nothing here take your fancy? Well not to worry, We have a massive list with over 50 things you can do thanks to National Lottery players here! Be sure to check it out and follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for more. See you next week for some more things to do at home!