A Big British Summer Adventure with 101 Bloggers
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A Big British Summer Adventure with 101 Bloggers What’s better, the delight on your child’s face when you tell them of your big, exciting plans for the weekend, or that warm summery Saturday morning with the family packed up raring to go? Yeah, it’s a toss-up for us too. If, like us, you’re struggling for ideas of where to take …
Taking a Trip to London
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If you looking for getting away for a weekend, why not take a visit to our capital city and take a trip to London. There is so much to do and see in London.   image by Davide D’Amico via Flickr Go Shopping If you fancy a bit of retail therapy, get yourself down to Oxford Street the home of …
Taking a Trip to Hemel Hempstead
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Are you thinking about a week away? Why not visit Hemel Hempstead   Go Skiing Hemel Hempstead is home to The Snow Centre, Britain’s newest indoor ski centre. A great day out for all the family where you can not only enjoy learning to ski but also snowboarding and sledging. With a massive 160m slope! Extreme Sports XC as everything …
Ahoy! – Exploring the Worlds Nautical Museums
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Whether you’re a maritime enthusiast, or you’re just looking to teach the kids a little more about the world’s nautical history — there are plenty of museums and exhibits to choose from. They can make the learning experience fun for kids of all ages. Who knows, they may even want to live the nautical life themselves when they grow up! …
Take a Short Break to Peppa Pig World
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Paulton’s Park is the home of Peppa Pig World and great little break for families with little ones. Close to the New Forest National Park in Hampshire Peppa Pig World has over 60 fantastic rides and attractions for the whole family. Including, Daddy Pig’s Car ride, Miss Rabbit’s helicopter flight, see inside Peppa Pig’s house, visit Peppa’s toy shop, have …
#Win Tickets to The LolliBop Festival 2014
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Build it, paint it, climb it…. LolliBop, the UK’s biggest kids festival is back! The LolliBop festival is back with loads of brilliant shows and things to do this August. I was so disappointed that I won’t be able to make this event as it looks Amazing!!! Taking place at Hatfield House, August 15-17, the all star line-up – aimed …
In The Night Garden…LIVE
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Do your kids like In The Night Garden??? Then their in for a treat this summer as In The Night Garden goes Live with shows around the UK. You can find the shows at:: London, Richmond Old Deer Park  –  21st June – 5th July Birmingham, Cannon Hill Park – 12th july – 26th July Manchester, the Trafford Centre – …
Top Five Ways to keep Children Entertained in London
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London is a great destination for family holidays. Whilst you will certainly enjoy the luxury of five star hotels in London, remember that there is a lot to see and do in the city. And by booking the finest accommodation in the midst of the action, you will be able to make the most of this bustling metropolis. If you’re …
Top Ten London Attractions
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If there’s one thing London is good at, it’s its attractions. You’d need a couple of weeks, at least, to tick everything off your must-visit list, but if you have time restrictions and you need to limit what you can see, there are some sights that top to-do lists over, and over, again. Book yourself into a centrally located London …
Our Trip to Kedleston Hall
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I recently received a family ticket to the National Trust from Virgin Experience Days. We deceived to go to Kedleston Hall as that was the closest one to us. When I received the pack from Virgin Experience Days I had to send the voucher off to the National Trust who then sent the gift vouchers out along with a teatime …