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Looking for a Pumpkin Patch in Yorkshire? Pick your own Pumpkins!

Looking for a Pumpkin Patch in Yorkshire? Pick your own Pumpkins!

Looking for a pumpkin patch in Yorkshire?  Somewhere to take the kids pumpkin picking?  There are lots of fab places to visit in Yorkshire to pick your own pumpkin – have a look at some of our favourite pumpkin patches in Yorkshire. Pick Your Own […]

Back for 2020! Lotherton Hall, Leeds – The Christmas Experience

Back for 2020! Lotherton Hall, Leeds – The Christmas Experience

Lotherton Hall The Christmas Experience, Leeds – Lotherton announces special fifth anniversary Christmas Experience  Yes, it is going to be back for 2020!  (If you haven’t been before, make sure you scroll down for our video and review from last year!) Popular family attraction, Lotherton […]

21 Halloween & October Half Term in Yorkshire 2020

21 Halloween & October Half Term in Yorkshire 2020

Halloween events Yorkshire – it’s been a funny old year but there are still lots of Halloween events going on – though please do check individual websites in case things change.   I also have a post on the best pumpkin patches in Yorkshire. So the […]

Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in and Near York 2020

Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in and Near York 2020

Fireworks displays and Bonfire Night in and around the York area in 2020.  As you can probably imagine, so many bonfire and fireworks events have been cancelled this year.  I have left all the previous events below and updated whether they will be going ahead.  […]

28 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2020

28 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2020

Christmas events Yorkshire – well, what a year 2020 has been!  I think we are all looking forward to Christmas this year.  I’m updating this post as soon as event details are released, and hopefully things will be more back to normal!  Some places have […]

Castle Howard Christmas 2020 – Wish Upon a Frozen Star

Castle Howard Christmas 2020 – Wish Upon a Frozen Star

Christmas at Castle Howard – for us, Christmas would not be Christmas without a trip to Castle Howard and this year, being the unusual one it is, they have stepped up to the challenge with an outdoor illuminated Christmas trail Bolder and brighter than ever, […]

Back to School Gift Guide for 2020

Back to School Gift Guide for 2020

Well, it’s been a funny old year hasn’t it? Miss H managed the last four weeks of school before the summer holidays, but Master T has not been to his secondary school since March. So this year’s ‘Back to School’ post feels a little strange! […]

55+ Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids!

55+ Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids!

Family days out in Yorkshire – I am lucky to live in a fantastic place where there are so many fabulous family days out in Yorkshire to enjoy with the kids!  Have a look at the list of the days of with kids below that […]

Places in York Taking Part in Eat Out to Help Out

Places in York Taking Part in Eat Out to Help Out

Eat Out to Help Out in York – the basic premise is that you will receive a 50% discount, up to a maximum of £10 per person, per visit on all food and non-alcoholic drinks. Every Monday-Wednesday throughout August!  Do check individual websites for details […]

Glamping Yorkshire – 10 Quirky Places to Stay with Detailed Reviews!

Glamping Yorkshire – 10 Quirky Places to Stay with Detailed Reviews!

Glamping Yorkshire – there are some fantastic places for glamping in Yorkshire.  You can choose to stay in log cabins, geodomes, Hobbit hides, safari lodges or gypsy caravans.  From luxury glamping with hot tubs to more rustic yurt holidays. So many places to treat yourself […]