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5 things to do this valentines day

8th February 2021

Roses are red, violets are blue… what can I do with WI-FI and you!

We all know that Valentine's Day this year is going to be a little different. But not to worry, National Lottery players have saved the day by funding lots of romantic date ideas that you can do together in person or online if you’re apart.

Pick a National Lottery funded Rom-Com

Did you know National Lottery players have funded 100s of British films? You can find lots of choices on BFI Player, Netflix or BBC iPlayer. Or if you need some suggestions, we’ve teamed up with our friends at the BFI to list some of them here. If you are apart, try using a service like Teleparty (https://www.netflixparty.com/) to sync up and watch together online

National Theatre Quiz

Feeling competitive this Valentine's day? Well battle with or against your loved one in this star-studded National Theatre Quiz

A National Theatre Performance

Quizzes aren’t the only thing you can do with the National Theatre this Valentine's Day. There are plenty of National Theatre performances you can watch together online too., including Othello, WarHorse and The Cherry Orchard.

A healthy meal with SportScotland

Is a date a good date if it doesn’t include food? Our friends at SportScotland have been making healthy recipes all year that would make a great-tasting and nutritious valentines day dinner. Take your pick and make something tasty. You can see all their delicious recipes by clicking here

Take a romantic virtual wander around the British Museum

The British Museum has a series of online displays you can view including an exhibition on Love, desire and identity throughout the ages. Click here to explore the museum