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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 […]

Thor’s Tipi in Leeds Review – A Christmas Treat!

Thor’s Tipi in Leeds Review – A Christmas Treat!

Thor’s Tipi Leeds Review – This week we visited Thor’s Tipi in Leeds. It’s at Victoria Gardens and just a few steps from the Christkindlemarkt, Leeds German Christmas Market.  We’ve put a short video together of Thor’s and the Christkindlemarkt so you can get an […]

Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland York Designer Outlet 2019

Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland York Designer Outlet 2019

Visiting Yorkshire’s Winter Wonderland is one of our favourite family traditions before Christmas, and this year was no exception.  As soon as November hits, the kids are asking when we are going ice skating. Last year, I made a video of our day out: We […]

Climbing Birthday Party at Rock Up Hull Review

Climbing Birthday Party at Rock Up Hull Review

Climbing Birthday Party at Rock Up Hull – Master T turned 12 recently and requested a climbing party at Rock Up in Hull. He went there for a year 6 school trip and really enjoyed it and wanted to go again. It’s in St Stephen’s […]

21 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2019

21 Magical Christmas Events in Yorkshire 2019

Christmas events Yorkshire 2019 – 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 […]

The Freeman Cookhouse and Pub Bridlington Autumn Menu

The Freeman Cookhouse and Pub Bridlington Autumn Menu

At the end of October half term we decided on a trip over to Bridlington to have a walk along the beach, a play in the amusements and lunch at The Freeman Cookhouse and Pub.  It’s a lovely big family friendly, modern pub on the […]

Broomstick Training and More at Alnwick Castle

Broomstick Training and More at Alnwick Castle

Broomstick Training and More at Alnwick Castle – It’s many years since I visited Alnwick Castle. We have visited The Alnwick Garden several times, but I have not visited Alnwick Castle since before I had the kids, so it was lovely to return. It’s changed […]

Win one of Five Fabulous Christmas Hampers worth £65!

Win one of Five Fabulous Christmas Hampers worth £65!

I know that you know that I love Christmas.  We review as many local Christmas events as we can, and have a great round up of Christmas events in Yorkshire here. Every so often we get together with other bloggers to launch a great competition […]

Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in and Near York 2019

Fireworks Display and Bonfire Night in and Near York 2019

Fireworks displays and Bonfire Night in and around the York area in 2019.  Here are the dates of the best Fireworks Displays in the area.  Let me know if you would like your Bonfire Night event adding! Sledmere House, near Driffield, East Yorkshire Musical Fireworks […]

Garden of Screams at The Alnwick Garden at Halloween Review

Garden of Screams at The Alnwick Garden at Halloween Review

Garden of Screams at The Alnwick Garden at Halloween Review – We arrived at The Alnwick Garden on a cold but bright day at the end of October, during the half term holidays. We have explored the gardens before and love it there, but that […]