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50 Family Days Out in Yorkshire with the Kids!

50 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 I […]

16 Fabulous things to do in York with kids 2020

16 Fabulous things to do in York with kids 2020

Things to do in York with kids – York is a fabulous place to live and to visit.  I grew up in York, and live just outside York now, so am very familiar with all the lovely things to do.  You will find lots of […]

What’s On over February Half-Term in Yorkshire 2020

What’s On over February Half-Term in Yorkshire 2020

I’ve compiled a list of lots of great events and attractions for families over February Half-Term in Yorkshire.  Let me know if there are any more activities that deserve a mention!  If I have found any specific events for half-term I have mentioned them, but […]

New Year’s Eve in York 2019 – What’s On?

New Year’s Eve in York 2019 – What’s On?

New Year’s Eve York 2019.  Looking for what to do at New Year in York?  I’ve found the information surprisingly sparse on the internet so have put a list together of the events I have found in York.  I’ve found black tie dinners, pantomimes and […]

Flamborough Fire Festival on New Year’s Eve – 2000 Viking Torches!

Flamborough Fire Festival on New Year’s Eve – 2000 Viking Torches!

This year’s Flamborough Fire Festival promises to be the most spectacular ever! The Festival organisers plan to burn their Viking Longship by setting fire to it with a ring of two thousand flaming Viking torches!  The Festival, now in its fifth year, will take place […]

Have a look at The VIP Room at Cineworld York!

Have a look at The VIP Room at Cineworld York!

Have a look at The VIP Room at Cineworld York – Last night I went along to a press preview of the VIP room at the brand new Cineworld Cinema in York.  It was a miserable dark and wet night but I braved it as […]

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale – Yorkshire Dales

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale – Yorkshire Dales

The Polar Express Train Ride in Wensleydale Review – This weekend we went along to the brand new Polar Express Train Ride in Yorkshire.  It was new to us too as we have never done a Polar Express ride and really didn’t know what to […]

The Northern Lights Express – Christmas at North Yorkshire Moors Railway

The Northern Lights Express – Christmas at North Yorkshire Moors Railway

There is a new Christmas experience on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway – The Northern Lights!  NYMR have long run Santa Specials (and still do) but this is a brand new service for 2019 aimed at adults and older children.  The steam train is magnificently […]

Festive Christmas Ice Skating in Yorkshire 2019

Festive Christmas Ice Skating in Yorkshire 2019

Festive Christmas ice-skating in Yorkshire – there are few things more Christmassy that ice skating round a beautifully lit Christmas tree with Christmas tunes playing in the background and a promise of hot chocolate to come! Here is my list of ice skating venues in […]

Lotherton Hall The Christmas Experience, Leeds, 2019

Lotherton Hall The Christmas Experience, Leeds, 2019

Lotherton Hall The Christmas Experience, Leeds, 2019 – This week we visited Lotherton Hall Christmas Experience for the first time and we loved it!  It reminded us rather of Lapland UK but of course, being in Yorkshire it was a fraction of the cost!  The […]