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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5 Favourite Parks and playgrounds for kids in Sheffield

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Sheffield is not short of good parks and playgrounds. Being one of Europe’s greenest cities; there are so many to choose from so there is no excuse to get out and play. And better still, all of them are free. These are just five of my favourite parks and playgrounds for kids. Make sure to […]

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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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A stroll by Sheffield Canal Basin, Victoria Quays and animals at Emmaus secondhand superstore

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Big days out, family attractions… they’re always fun. But sometimes, it’s nice to get back to basics and enjoy the little things… such as visiting local hidden gems, walks in the park, and maybe even a stroll by the canal. Known as Sheffield Canal Basin, Victoria Quays, a stones throw away from Sheffield city centre, […]

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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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Beautiful adventures at Longshaw Estate and Padley Gorge: the best free family day out in the countryside near Sheffield

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A beautiful, free day out in the countryside. If I had to recommend my favourite outdoor day out for families, it would be Longshaw Estate in the Peak District! This is our adventures at Longshaw Estate and Padley Gorge, including ideas of what to do and the best spots. Longshaw Estate is the perfect place […]

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16 posts for February round up 2017

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All the places we went in February with some quick extra top tips! Just click the images to go to the post! 🙂 Weekend 3/4/5 – Things to do for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Many of them apply all year round! Including playgroups and classes. Annual passes – Great ways to save money, pay once […]

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A day of adventures in the beautiful, old village of Castleton! 

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What to do in Castleton, you ask? We took a day trip to this old village with our toddler. I love old, quintessentially English towns and villages. We are fortunate enough to live by the Peak District, full of gorgeous places to visit. Perevil Castle in Castleton was on our to-visit list, so off we […]

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Top Picks what to do this weekend 17/18/19 February

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Weekend what’s on picks! Friday 17th February  Ecclesall woods outdoors playgroup, Woodland Toddler Group, meet at discover centre 9:45-11, £2. Little Sheffield Train Time at Weston park museum 10-12 drop in  Under 5s story time at Weston park museum, Sheffield 1-2pm  Aston springs farm, Rotherham The Tack Barn serving stone-baked pizzas all weekend. Playtime Sheffield […]

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