Days Out

CBeebies Land, Alton Towers review

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CBeebies Land, Alton Towers review. Lucas stood outside the octonauts ride entrance smiling

We were very lucky to be sent* some tickets to visit Alton Towers by 365 Tickets. The theme park is known for its  ground breaking rollercoasters, beautiful gardens and endless family fun, three hotels, a wacky Waterpark, a luxurious Spa and zany Extraordinary Golf.     We spent the full day in CBeebies Land, from it […] Read more…

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Manchester Runway Visitor Park review

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Manchester Runway Visitor Park review. Me and Lucas stood below the Concorde

Last week we were invited* to Manchester Runway Visitor Park on one of their family fun days. Every Sunday through the holidays they have held family fun days where fair ground rides are free to go on.     The Runway Visitor Park is home to five aircrafts, including the Concorde G-BOAC, Nimrod, DC-10, Trident […] Read more…

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Celebrating outdoor play, every day

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Celebrating outdoor play, every day Lucas watering plants with a small watering can

Only 2-3 weeks left of the Summer holidays, how have you found them? Germolene have been doing some research and found that 47% of parents claim their biggest concern of the holidays is the cost of family days out and that the average parent spends £650 on family trips during the 6 weeks off! 39% […] Read more…

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A day of fun at Blackpool Tower

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Blackpool Tower Lucas is at the top of the tower looking through the glass, you can see a pier, beach and sea in background

Last week we were invited* to spend the day in Blackpool Tower. Blackpool Tower offer a Blackpool Big Ticket that gives you admission to the Tower Eye and 4D cinema, the Tower Ballroom, the Tower Dungeon, Jungle Jim’s, the Tower Circus as well as Madame Tussaud’s and Sealife Blackpool! You are never going to be […] Read more…

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Budget friendly family days out in London

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If you’re visiting London this Summer with family and want somewhere convenient to stay the Serviced Apartments Canary Wharf are situated by the River Thames and include built-in entertainment system, free wi-fi, a cafe and gym to have fun whilst in a comfortable setting. The following suggestions are all free admission but there may be […] Read more…

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Llangollen International Eisteddfod review

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Last Friday we were invited* to Llangollen for their International Eisteddfod. Every summer since 1947 Llangollen has staged one of the world’s most inspirational cultural festivals. It is six days of singing, dancing, competitions, performances and international peace and friendship.         We didn’t really know what to expect but were looking forward […] Read more…

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Geronimo Festival 2018 review

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Geronimo Festival 2018 review

Having attended Geronimo Festival the last 2 years and camping for the first time last year I was looking forward to going with Lucas being older this time. The festival was well sign posted and the car park was well attended. We exchanged our tickets for wrist bands at a kiosk in the car park and […] Read more…

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The Wild Night Out 2018

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Wild Night Out 2018 Lucas is sat in a children’s camping chair smiling at the camera

Have you heard of The Wild Night Out? I hadn’t until the fab people over at Millets and Blacks asked if I fancied taking part. Unfortunately I can’t on the night it is taking part this year but they asked me for my opinion* on Eurohike tent and a couple of Berghaus sleeping bags to […] Read more…

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Summer days out

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Summer days out in the UK for all the family

The summer holidays will soon be here and what a summer it has been so far, the weather has been delightful! Here I am going to run through some great days out up and down the country for families and adults.  Track Days Track Days offer track and day experiences at over 40 locations within the UK. There […] Read more…

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