(Hoxton Mini Press £9.99, 208pp)

ESCAPE LONDON (Hoxton Mini Press £9.99, 208pp)

There’s a place just outside London where you can visit a castle, a zoo, a funfair and a fishing village all in the space of one hour. The catch is they’re all 12 inches high, in the world’s oldest model village named Bekonscot. This and many other fun-filled days out, from witnessing the murmuration of hundreds of starlings over Brighton Pier to enjoying the Edwardian Thames Lido in (hopefully) sunny Reading – complete with al fresco hot tub, tapas bar and a spa – are offered in this informative guide perfect for any exhausted Londoner desperate to break free of the chaos of the capital and have a little reset.

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