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Outdoor & Activity

10 best umbrellas

We braved the elements and found the brollies to keep you dry this autumn

10 best bike locks

Commuting on two wheels for National Cycle to Work Day? We test armour for your trusty steed

9 best hammer drills

Need a power tool that can withstand some heavy-duty DIY? We put these through their paces

10 best garden games

Get the whole family playing this summer with rackets, mallets, balls and water pistols

8 best gym bags for women

Put the finishing touch to your work-out kit and perfect the gym-to-office transition with a good-looking and functional bag

6 best waterproof cameras

Whether you’re off surfing or scuba-diving this summer, don’t miss a good photo opp just because you’re submerged

10 best golf GPS

Inspired by play at the The Open? Then attempt to achieve Jordan Spieth-style accuracy with a clever gadget

10 best watering cans

Keep the garden and greenhouse looking blooming lovely this summer. Green-fingered experts give us their pick of the kit

13 best kids' trainers

Whether they need them for PE lessons or for everyday use, we've got hardy pairs that'll last long after they grow out of them

10 best tough dog toys

Got an over-enthusiastic pooch on your hands? We've found you durable toys that will last more than five minutes

11 best kids' summer shoes

Whether they're into minions, dinos, sparkles or daisies, we've got sandals to keep them comfortable and their feet protected as the mercury rises

10 best backpacking tents

When you're backpacking, you need a tent that is lightweight, easy to put up and packs-down small. We got pitching to find it

10 best barbecue accessories

It doesn’t take much sun to get us Brits out in our shorts, mixing the Pimms and firing up the barbecue. Here’s all you’ll need

10 best running backpacks

Keep your pace up and all your kit with you with one of these practical carriers. IndyBest pounds the pavements

10 best jigsaws

Power-up with our pick of the best jigsaws for keen DIY-ers

8 best trampolines

Jump to it with our edit of the best trampolines for kids (and over-sized kids, too)