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London

  • Chelsea in Bloom 2018
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    Chelsea in Bloom 2018

      I escaped the usual Wednesday afternoon routine yesterday to the dream land of Chelsea in Bloom 2018. Chelsea in Bloom 2018 It is a fringe event to Chelsea Flower Show, an art show…

    25th May 2018
  • Alice Underground Immersive Theatre at Waterloo Vaults
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    Alice Underground at Waterloo Vaults

      I went to the fabulous (or frabjous as Lewis Carroll would say) Alice Underground at Waterloo Vaults a few weeks ago. If you are in any way a fan of Alice in Wonderland or immersive…

    31st May 2017
  • Cbeebies Prom 2016 at The Royal Albert Hall
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    The CBeebies Prom at the Royal Albert Hall

      I still have a bunch of stories from the summer holidays to write up (I’m hoping to get through them by half-term!). On the August Bank Holiday weekend Seren and I went to watch…

    12th October 2016
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    The Tiger Who Came To Tea Live

    Review of The Tiger Who Came To Tea Live at Cadogan Hall, August 2016.  Confession time. I’ve never liked this book I find the plot rather odd. I mean, why would they just let the tiger…

    6th September 2016
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    Getting lost in Kensington Gardens

    Seren and I had such a lovely adventure on Saturday. We went into London to watch The Tiger Who Came To Tea at Cadogan Hall and followed that up with a lot of meandering.…

    15th August 2016
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    Sunday at Hackney City Farm

    For a city so humungous and busy as London, it’s really quite cool that there are so many pockets of greenery and wildlife. From the large Royal Parks such as Greenwich Park to the garden…

    3rd August 2016
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    London’s Royal Greenwich Park

    We went to see In the Night Garden Live in Blackheath, south London at the weekend (review coming soon). Before the show and afterwards we had a run (literally for the little ones) around…

    30th May 2016
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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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    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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    Afternoon Tea at Ham Yard Hotel

    I escaped! For an afternoon without children! Some friends and I headed to the newly opened Ham Yard Hotel for afternoon tea and a good, uninterrupted, catch up. You know how I love afternoon…

    8th September 2014