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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Top 11 Days out with animals in and around Sheffield including zoos, farms and aquarium

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Wondering where is good for days out with animals in and around Sheffield? I love getting messages from you guys asking for recommendations, and one that comes up often is farms and zoos! Kids love animals, mine included, so here are some of our favourite places to go and see animals. I prefer farms to zoos, […]

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Fun at Norfolk Heritage Park, Sheffield with playgrounds, open space, city views, sculptures and ancient woods

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Norfolk Heritage Park is an historic park just outside Sheffield City Centre. This unique park has so much history, ancient woods, a fantastic cafe, playgrounds, sculptures and really nice views over the city. A lot of people don’t even know it is there, and those that do, don’t seem to know what it offers for […]

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A few hours in the countryside exploring low Bradfield with a toddler | Family day out in Low Bradfield, Peak District playgrounds, bridges, The School Rooms and The plough

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Low Bradfield is a cute little village in the Peak District on the edge of Sheffield, tucked away from the city. It is accessible by bus routes from Sheffield on the 61 and 62, and is 6 1/4 miles south west of the city centre. I love this place because it is very relaxing, it’s picturesque, and […]

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A Sunny morning in Elsecar visiting Elsecar Heritage Centre with toddler, seeing the old Elsecar heritage railway and fun in the museum | Free day out in South Yorkshire

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Wondering what there is to do at Elsecar Heritage Centre? We love it and always have a good day out when we go… best of all, it’s free! It’s somewhere I always go back to, it’s just got everything for all ages. Soft play, antique shops, tea rooms, gift shop, toy shop, old trains… and just down […]

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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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A historical day out to Eyam plague village in the Peak District and national trust Eyam Hall visit

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Eyam village in the Peak District dates back to the Roman era and is famously known for the outbreak of bubonic plague in 1665. A beautiful picturesque village with a sad history.  There are a few cafes, pubs and shops in the village, as well as a museum, but I went to Eyam to visit […]

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Sheffield Peddler night market vlog – Peddlers with a toddler. Yummy street food market, craft beer and live music at 92 Burton Rd

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At 92 Burton Road in Kelham Island, Sheffield on the first weekend of the month is Peddler night market. This fantastic street food market on Friday & Saturday has art, live music, craft beer, loads of yummy, yummy food. It’s free entry! Peddlers starts at 5pm on friday and from 2pm on saturday. People stuff […]

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17 things you must do this summer in and around Sheffield including parks, picnic spots and family days out ideas

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Summer is coming! Here are 17 things you must do this summer in and around Sheffield. Some great ideas from the best parks, family attractions and places to go. Enjoy! Go to your local parks as much as possible! Enjoy your local parks. We are so lucky in Sheffield to have amazing parks and with […]

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