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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A Helpful Complete Guide to over 100 Days Out without a car using Public Transport from Sheffield | All buses, trains and trams with information on each route and where to go

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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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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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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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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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21 things to do & days out in and around Sheffield, weekend April 7th-9th 

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Friday April 7th Friday under 5s Get stuck in and Storytime at Weston Park Museum, free Mud kitchen toddler group in Grindleford, 10-11:30, £2 per child Spring crafts at Creswell Crags, daily until April 13. Mad about Madagascar at Tropical Butterfly House, Daily until April 23rd Lambing Live at Cannon Hall Farm, £7.95 includes all […]

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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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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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