Exploring Sheffield General Cemetery – Free day out | Bug hunts, mud and history!

Exploring Sheffield General Cemetery

Exploring Sheffield General Cemetery We love finding new places to wander… who doesn’t? Last year I found Sheffield General Cemetery Trust and had never considered going there before for a walk. I just assumed it would be a place to go to pay your respects, I didn’t expect a woodland full of fascinating history. It was a […]

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Sheffield families: 20 Top Picks of days out this weekend (July 15-16)

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What’s on top picks Daily until July 23rd – Little Sheffield Wildlife Trail in Norfolk Park, Hillsborough Park and Weston Park. Print a booklet or get one from your local library. All weekend – Sheffield Manor Lodge – A week of Flowers and Bees: Various activities all weekend including meadow tours, family bee and butterfly trails, the […]

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A new Woodland Path & Longshaw Estate: 5 Things you didn’t know – National Trust day out

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You’ll know I love Longshaw if you know me well, you can see our last video and blog here. It’s my local National Trust and somewhere I visit often with friends and family. I arrange meet ups there for my local parents group throughout the year with picnics and paddling down at Padley Gorge, and autumn […]

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6 Reasons why you’ll love Forge Dam in Sheffield | Parks with playgrounds and cafes

Forge Dam in Sheffield

Forge Dam in Sheffield is one of my favourite parks and days out. I’ve wrote about it before, in my 5 parks and playgrounds post, and 9 ideas for fun and interesting walks for families. I love it because it always feels like somewhere special, there’s just a unique atmosphere about it. Here’s a videos […]

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9 ideas for fun and interesting Family Walks and Trails suitable for all the family | Walks for families in Sheffield |

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I’m passionate about going outdoors and I love walking. Walks with kids can be tricky though, and sometimes you want to do something a little more structured and fun than just a wild walk in the countryside. This is why these 9 ideas for Family Walks and Trails are a little outside of the box. There’s […]

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A quick list of 50 fun things to do in Sheffield for kids | What to do in Sheffield for families!

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Looking for fun things to do in Sheffield for kids? Here’s 50 ideas to keep little ones entertained. There’s so much to choose from and you don’t even have to leave the city. 50 fun things to do in Sheffield for kids 1. Visit Sheffield Central children’s library which is free, has toys, teddies, lots of […]

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11 Fun days out for Fathers Day | Things to do for Fathers Day in Sheffield and surrounding areas

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On Sunday 18th June, dads of all shapes and sizes will be celebrating their day; Father’s Day! If you’re wondering what to do and need some ideas, here are 13 fun days out for fathers day. Interested in winning a FREE day out for a special dad? Make sure to read to the bottom of this […]

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#1: Gemma: A day out at Renishaw Hall and Gardens – Your Experiences series

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Welcome to the first in my Your Experiences guest blog series is a day out at Renishaw Hall and Gardens from Gemma. Gemma went here on a day out with her son and had a really lovely day exploring here. Renishaw Hall is a grade I listed building in Renishaw, Derbyshire. The Hall has been home to […]

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10 of the best pubs with playgrounds and outside play areas for children in and around Sheffield | Eating out with kids in summer

10 of the best pubs with playgrounds and outside play areas for children in and around Sheffield

We aren’t shy of family friendly pubs here in Yorkshire, but what about when the weather is nice and you want to enjoy a beer garden with the kids? Well, that’s where pubs with playgrounds come along! These pubs are great places to eat nice pub grub, enjoy a few drinks and which have outside […]

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Don’t miss these! Top 20 family events happening this summer in and around Sheffield | What’s on this summer for families in Sheffield and South Yorkshire

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I love summer. There’s so much happening! I love the long hot days, the summer fairs, picnics, festivals, park days and summer vibes. There is just such an amazing atmosphere in summer. We are lucky enough here in Yorkshire to have so much happening in summer, throughout the months of June – September there are […]

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