Days Out

Timber Festival 2018

If you’re a regular reader of this blog you will know that we are big fans of family festivals. We try to get to as many as we can over the summer and our second one of 2018 was Timber…
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Clitheroe Castle Museum

We have been to Clitheroe many times. We’ve visited for the day and we’ve camped nearby. We love its market, the eateries and the milkshake shop, but we hadn’t ever been to Clitheroe Castle until last week. We arrived around…
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Ten Family Festivals for 2018

Over the last few years we’ve been to a fair few family festivals with the boys. Festivals have become extremely popular and it seems there is one every weekend throughout the summer months in the UK. These are the top…
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Budget Days Out The Whole Family Will Enjoy

Every family knows that deciding what to do in your spare time can be a bit of a nightmare. Siblings might not be able to settle on one thing and they might start arguing when they can’t come to an…
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Theatre Review: Elf at The Lowry

SANTA! I KNOW HIM!   That was the one line from the film that I hoped to hear on the stage and I wasn’t disappointed. However, if Buddy the Elf hadn’t said it on the stage at The Lowry, I’m…
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12 Days of Christmas at Tatton Park

There’s something really special happening at Tatton Park in Cheshire this Christmas. Their 12 Days at Tatton experience is now open and it is phenomenal! There is lots to see and do between now end the end of the year….
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A Christmas Carol at Octagon Theatre, Bolton

This evening we were invited along to The Octagon Theatre in Bolton to watch one of the first performances of A Christmas Carol. Octagon is a gorgeous little theatre where the stage is in the centre of the room, with…
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Christmas theatre in Lancashire

Since yesterday’s post on Christmas Theatre in Manchester was so well received, I thought it only fair to do another for Lancashire. I get lots of press releases for shows, especially at this time of year, so I’ve bundled them…
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Our 2018 UK City Tour Wishlist

We’ll have been on two family holidays abroad this year and so next year we’ll probably holiday here in the UK. We love this country and all it has to offer holiday makers. Granted, the weather could be better but…
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