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Days Out in Yorkshire

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 […]

What’s on at Leeds Christmas Market – German Christkindelmarkt 2020

What’s on at Leeds Christmas Market – German Christkindelmarkt 2020

Leeds Christmas Market is known as Christkindelmarkt – a traditional German Christmas market. Set out as a festive village, the markets loops around Millennium Square. It’s very pretty, most especially when dusk begins to fall and the twinkling fairy lights cast a magical glow over […]

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 […]

Fraisthorpe Beach Info and a Cowshed Beach Cafe Review

Fraisthorpe Beach Info and a Cowshed Beach Cafe Review

Fraisthorpe Beach – As a family, we love our beach days. One of our favourite beaches in Yorkshire can be found at Fraisthorpe, near Bridlington. What makes it so special is that there is very little there other than the beach and the cafe! In […]

Filey Brigg – Great for Rockpooling with the Kids

Filey Brigg – Great for Rockpooling with the Kids

Filey Brigg – Recently we had a trip to Filey and went rock-pooling on Filey Brigg. Fishing Nets The kids had a fabulous time! We bought them a fishing net each. Have a look at these (photo below!) on Amazon if you haven’t bought fishing […]

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale 2020 – Yorkshire Dales

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale 2020 – Yorkshire Dales

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale Review – The Polar Express is back in Yorkshire from the 21st of November 2020!  Have a read of our review from last year.   This weekend we went along to the brand new Polar Express Train Ride […]