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5 Action-Packed Ideas for February Half-Term

5 Action-Packed Ideas for February Half-Term

Following the post-Christmas return to school, half term seems to come around in a flash. If you fancy filling your February break with some family adventure, then we have a few exciting ideas that we think you will love. A Garden Adventure Whether you are […]

York Community Stadium – Hollywood Bowl Announced!

York Community Stadium – Hollywood Bowl Announced!

York Community Stadium News – I’ve been watching the developments at the York Community Stadium with interest.  I have to admit I am more interested in the retail and leisure side of the development rather than the sport side.  I’m quite excited to see what […]

UK Holiday Ideas That Involve The Whole Family

UK Holiday Ideas That Involve The Whole Family

While going on holiday is often the highlight of our year, finding a trip that will be fun for all the family isn’t as easy as it may look. With adults, children and sometimes grandparents to accommodate for, there are varying degrees of mobility, interest […]

Club Tropicana The Musical – Grand Opera House, York

Club Tropicana The Musical – Grand Opera House, York

Club Tropicana The Musical is on at The Grand Opera House, York from Monday the 18th to Saturday the 23rd of March 2019.  Take a fun-packed trip back in time to the electric 80’s with the world premiere of Club Tropicana The Musical, a summer […]

Things to do with the Kids at Easter in Yorkshire 2019

Things to do with the Kids at Easter in Yorkshire 2019

Are you looking for inspiration for what to do with the kids over Easter in Yorkshire?  Read on!  Let me know if there are any more activities that deserve a mention! Burton Agnes Hall, Burton Agnes Easter Egg Trail 6th April – 22nd April 2019, […]

Grand Opera House York Panto 2018 – Cinderella Review

Grand Opera House York Panto 2018 – Cinderella Review

Grand Opera House York Panto – This year’s panto is Cinderella, which is my favourite panto!  It will run from Friday 14 December 2018 until Sunday 6 January 2019.   We went to see it last night and everyone had a great time.  We were an […]

21 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2018

21 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2018

Christmas events Yorkshire 2018 – Are you looking for events and things to do at Christmas in Yorkshire with the kids?  Have a look at our list of Christmas markets, Winter Wonderlands, attractions and Christmas festivals in York and the rest of Yorkshire.  I’ll add […]

Santa’s Sweet Adventure at the York Chocolate Story

Santa’s Sweet Adventure at the York Chocolate Story

Santa’s Sweet Adventure at the York Chocolate Story – At the weekend we visited the York Chocolate Story to see Santa. We had a really lovely time, and the kids really enjoyed it. I shall tell you all about it so you can decide whether […]

The Original Tour in London Review

The Original Tour in London Review

Over the weekend we had a lovely Christmas weekend in London, and part of that was going on The Original Tour. Now, I am a huge fan of going on open top tourist buses when we visit a new place. You get to see so […]

Driving to the York Christmas Festival

Driving to the York Christmas Festival

As you probably realise, I live just a few miles from York. We are quite rural and my nearest bus stop is three miles away so my car is pretty important to me. I drive a Land Rover as I use farm tracks and it […]