Day 3 in London: Battersea Children’s Zoo | part 2 in London series

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Welcome to part 2 of our London adventures. After spending the day in central London in the first 48 hours of our trip (read and watch that here), we went to Battersea Children’s Zoo and Park for the whole of day 3 so Eric could have lots of time exploring. We visited Battersea Children’s Zoo last time we […]

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Free day out at Wonderlab – National Media and Science Museum, Bradford

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A few weeks ago I went on a day trip to Bradford to visit the National Science and Media Museum new Wonderlab exhibition. We have been here previously earlier in the year; but this was before the Wonderlab so I was excited to see it! I love science exhibitions, and they’re typically hands on and fun […]

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#2 Cassie: La Rosa Extraordinaire Campsite in Whitby | Guest post Your Experiences

La Rosa Extraordinaire Campsite in Whitby

Welcome to the second Your Experiences guest blog series. This time, Cassie is sharing her family stay at La Rosa Extraordinaire Campsite in Whitby. Cassie stayed at La Rosa Campsite for a last minute seaside getaway and was in awe at the good location, unique style and wonderful atmosphere. When I saw her photos on Facebook, I knew I had to […]

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Historic & Beautiful; National Trust family day out at Hardwick Hall!

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It was a beautiful sunny day, and we were very lucky… as this was the day we had planned to go on a big family day out at Hardwick Hall! We have had many days out at National Trust, but had never visited Hardwick Hall before; so I was so excited to try somewhere new! Who doesn’t […]

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A lovely fun day out at Wentworth Garden centre with farm animals, tractors, historic garden and playgrounds | Wentworth Garden Centre, Rotherham

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We had our first day out at Wentworth Garden Centre last year and what a little hidden gem it is! We have been a few times since and always had a good time there. Wentworth Garden Centre is just on the outskirts of Rotherham and is an 18th century retail setting with plants, gardening, furniture, farmyard, […]

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Special family visit to see Hare and the Tortoise by Curly Tales Theatre at Moor Deli Sheffield | Eric’s first theatre show

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What do you love the most about live performances? I love seeing characters come to life, escaping into a magical moment and soaking up the atmosphere. Theatre is enjoyable for all ages and allows us to take time out into another world. Children’s theatre, though, feels even more special. Children love to have their imaginations […]

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Family holiday at Haven reighton sands in Filey | park facilities, beach, days out and entertainment

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Last year, we went on a family holiday to Haven for the first time. You can read about our experience here when we stayed at the Blue Dolphin site in Filey. We really enjoyed it, it was great value for money, so we booked again. This time, we had a family holiday at Haven Reighton […]

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Best day out in the Peak District at Chatsworth House Farmyard and amazing adventure playground close to Sheffield

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If you’re going to do something this year, go to Chatsworth House in the summer. A day at Chatsworth House is always one of my most favourite days out. Perfect for all the family in the Peak District, Chatsworth House has something for everyone of all ages. I’ve been visiting Chatsworth for years, and I […]

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Free place to play | Devonshire Green and Playground for Sheffield City Centre kids 

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If you’re in Sheffield City Centre with kids needing some space to play and let off steam, there are lots of free options. There’s Peace Gardens, Sheffield winter garden and Millennium galleries.  Peace Gardens in spring But did you know there’s a nice play park not too far away? Just off West street and Division […]

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What to do this weekend! 23 Top picks, Weekend what’s on March 17-19

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Here’s this weekends what’s on March 17-19th top picks. I’m going away this weekend, tomorrow we go to Haven in Filey for the week! There’s so much happening this weekend locally that I must admit, I got a little disappointed when writing this of all the awesome things going on! I chose the best ones […]

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