16 Day trips from Sheffield | Easy, quick and fun days trip ideas

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Are you looking for day trips which don’t take long to get to from Sheffield? Here’s 16 of my favourite Day trips from Sheffield, and all of these places are suitable with or without children and for public transport. Enjoy! 1. Matlock Bath There’s lots to do in Matlock and Matlock Bath. Getting to Matlock on […]

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5 reasons why you’ll love Nottingham beach city-by-the-sea free event

FREE Summer event for kids in Nottingham city centre

We recently went to Nottingham for an overnight stay, we had plans to go to Wheelgate Park and Wollaton Hall (and those days out were fab) but whilst there we happened to stumble across Nottingham Beach in the city centre and it was soooo much fun! 5 reasons why you’ll love Nottingham beach   Nottingham beach […]

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Wildlife and nature in the rain at Kiveton Community Woodlands with Northern | Free day out outdoors

Northern Rail

You might already know that we go on trains quite a lot. We don’t drive and go absolutely everywhere; walks in the countryside, city trips to museums and family attractions, local days out, parks, farms, zoos and everything in-between… and yes, without a car. Living in Sheffield, we are regular passengers with Northern as it is […]

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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

Day out at Elsecar Heritage Centre

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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Public Transport: Over 101 days out from Sheffield | All buses, trains and trams with information on each route and where to go

Days Out without a car using Public Transport from Sheffield

Days out without a car? YES! Here’s a complete guide to over 100 Days Out without a car using Public Transport from Sheffield. This guide is jam packed of things to do on bus routes, tram routes, and trains for day trips and overnight stays. I considered splitting this into separate blog posts as it’s […]

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Choo choo! 10 fantastic days out with trains for families in and around Sheffield and South Yorkshire including museums, miniachure railways and steam trains

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Who has a child obsessed with trains? ME! My toddler loves trains and let’s be honest, they are pretty cool! Here are 10 places you can go for a day out that include trains of all shapes and sizes. Elsecar Heritage Railway, Barnsley. This is a really great place. Elsecar heritage railway is at the […]

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