Tag: Days out with the kids

Halloween Events Yorkshire 2017

Halloween Events Yorkshire 2017

Halloween events Yorkshire – the summer holidays are behind us, Christmas is still a little way off, so what’s the next big family event on the horizon? Halloween of course! I love Halloween, with its opportunity for the kids to dress up in spooky costumes, […]

26 Family Friendly Festivals in the UK – 2017

26 Family Friendly Festivals in the UK – 2017

Looking for fab family friendly festivals in the UK?  Have a look at our list of some of the best! Latitude Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk Thursday the 13th to Sunday the 16th of July 2017 From their website: With activities and entertainment for Kids, Teens […]

A Family Day Out at Dunster Castle, Somerset

A Family Day Out at Dunster Castle, Somerset

Emma Reed has kindly written about Dunster Castle in Somerset for us. This New Year we decided to forget sitting at home and watching the telly (cursing those who woke our son at midnight with fireworks) and chose to take a weekend trip to Exmoor to enjoy […]

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) – Riding the Hogwarts Express

The North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) – Riding the Hogwarts Express

North Yorkshire Moors Railway (NYMR) – So September has blown in and the leaves are beginning to take on their Autumnal hue. What better way to welcome the season of mists and mellow fruitfulness than taking the Hogwarts Express to Hogsmeade Station? (Otherwise known as […]

Toys, Prisons and High Jinks at York Castle Museum

Toys, Prisons and High Jinks at York Castle Museum

It’s been many years since I have been to the York Castle Museum, so I was glad to return recently and take my children. Hubby was not so keen and it took a bit of persuasion that it would be a good idea. I think […]

A Sweet Day Out at York’s Chocolate Story

A Sweet Day Out at York’s Chocolate Story

Now, straight off, let’s just say, I love chocolate. So what better place to visit, umm, what better place to take the children than York’s Chocolate Story? It’s an attraction that is a clever mix of theatre, museum and audience participation. Guided Tour The experience began in […]

Burnby Hall Gardens, Pocklington

Burnby Hall Gardens, Pocklington

Burnby Hall Gardens in Pocklington is so close to us, we have an annual pass and visit regularly. They have lots of lovely themed events for the children throughout the year from Easter through to Christmas, with summer and Hallowe’en activities in the middle. In […]