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    The Superworm Trail at Wendover Woods

    Back on a freezing cold day in January, we went to Wendover Woods in Buckinghamshire to do the Gruffalo’s Child trail and, on a decidedly warmer, August day we went back to do the…

    30th September 2015
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    Family Events at Spiegeltent, Canary Wharf

    Canary Wharf, one of London’s premier business districts, famed for it’s shiny skyscrapers, has added a fun element for September in the form of the glamorous Idolize Spiegeltent which is currently taking up resident…

    16th September 2015
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    Tiddler And Other Terrific Tales by Scamp Theatre

    “Tiddler? Tiddler? TIDDLER’S LATE!” Tiddler by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler (them of The Gruffalo fame) is my absolute favourite book to read to the girls at the moment. Seren loves it as there…

    12th August 2015
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    V&A Museum of Childhood, London

    A couple of Sundays ago Seren and I took the train to east London to visit the V&A Museum of Childhood in Bethnal Green. This museum houses the UK’s national collection of childhood-related objects.The main…

    25th June 2015
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    A Week in Beautiful Norfolk

    We spent the first week of May in Norfolk with Andy’s folks. Despite the rain and the North Sea wind that followed us around, we had a lovely week, relaxing and making the most…

    22nd May 2015
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    ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

    We went to Whipsnade Zoo for Imogen’s birthday outing last week. It was a truly fabulous day out! In most zoos I’ve visited I’ve always been a teensy bit worried about the animals and whether…

    21st May 2015
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    A Week in Beautiful Norfolk

    We spent the first week of May in Norfolk with Andy’s folks. Despite the rain and the North Sea wind that followed us around, we had a lovely week, relaxing and making the most…

    14th May 2015
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    The Poppy Line | North Norfolk Railway

    Before we started the journey home we decided to take the trip on the North Norfolk Railway (known as the Poppy Line as it winds through fields of poppies) that we hadn’t been able to a few…

    12th October 2014
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    A windy day at West Runton

    On our last full day in Norfolk we went to West Runton for another beach day. The village of West Runton is a bit more off the beaten track than Sheringham or Cromer. I think…

    10th October 2014
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    Cromer, North Norfolk

    For our second full day we headed to Cromer. Cromer is an old fashioned seaside town complete with a nostalgic inducing Grade II listed pier and a decent stretch of beach. We parked in a ‘stay…

    9th October 2014