Young families in the Brecon Beacons – don’t miss Dan yr Ogof
Oct09

Young families in the Brecon Beacons – don’t miss Dan yr Ogof

Dan yr Ogof (‘dan ear Roh-goff’ in case you were wondering) is the National Showcaves Centre for Wales. Located at the edge of the Brecon Beacons, and it’s a must-visit for any families visiting the Welsh National Park.But don’t make the mistake of thinking this is just a place where you go wander round some caves. No no no, silly. This is a whole day out for the family – and if you have younger kids...

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We’ve landed you a 15% Forest Holidays Code for October!
Oct05

We’ve landed you a 15% Forest Holidays Code for October!

One of these days I’m actually going to get to stay in a Forest Holidays lodge – it’s long overdue, I’ve been lusting after a stay in one for years. But just maybe this will finally be my year; we’ve nabbed you a Forest Holidays Code worth up to 15% off the cost of ANY holiday during October 2018.  Book a 4-night midweek break and save 15%, or go for the weekend and save 10% on 3-night breaks this October. You’ll also enjoy free early...

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Top Ten MSF Picks for Teens?
Oct04

Top Ten MSF Picks for Teens?

We all know teenagers: moody, only talk in emojis and never off their phones? Yep. But anyone who spends any time with them knows that they’re also some of the most open-minded, radical and future-thinking people around. Get young minds blossoming with our top ten picks for teens at Manchester Science Festival this October… It’s going to be v lit. 1. Man on the Moon programmeShow: Tuesday 16 October – Saturday 20 OctoberWorkshops:...

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Peak District holiday cottages – Shawside Farm |  Review
Sep29

Peak District holiday cottages – Shawside Farm | Review

We feel your pain – if you’re looking for Peak District holiday cottages and you’re vaguely fussy, then it can be tricky, and you need to be booking ahead. With more then 10 million visitors a year to our second smallest national park, there’s stiff competition to nab the best holiday cottages during peak season! NB – the law says I have to tell you that cottages.com provided half the cost of the cottage...

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THE PERFECT HALF TERM DAY OUT IN LONDON’S WEST END
Sep07

THE PERFECT HALF TERM DAY OUT IN LONDON’S WEST END

From free art activity trails to sundae building and a Moana singalong there’s plenty to keep all ages busy in the “home of entertainment” Planning a trip into the city at half term? Promised the family a half term day out in London’s West End, but not sure what everyone will enjoy? Don’t fret – we’ve got your day covered, and it’s jam-packed with fab stuff for everyone. We’ve picked the favourite...

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10 Essential Things to Do Before Your Holiday
Sep05

10 Essential Things to Do Before Your Holiday

I’m sadly known for my holiday packing lists – I hate to feel flustered, and even before i had four children I was a big fan of checklists to ensure I forgot nothing. With four extra bodies and minds to pack for, it’s unthinkable doing it any other way. But even before you get to the packing stage there are so many things to do to ensure your trip is as stress-free as possible; with a little forethought and planning,...

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