Whether you are religious or not, Messy Church is an attractive offer to families with young children that are opened to the idea of participating in Christian themed activities. I first found out about it, a few years ago when my son was three.  As a mum of a very active...
Mar
09
Be part of the magic this Christmas,  join Red Rose Chain's, The Shoemaker and The Elves at the Avenue Theatre from the 7th - 31 st Dec 2017 and be prepared to be transported to a world of timeless innocence and fairy tales. Comments such as “ I've never seen anything...
Dec
11
How will your young children celebrate their birthday party this year? You might already be aware that your local Leisure centre, offers a variety of party themes to choose from, but it always help to find all the information you need in one place. With this in mind, we have...
Dec
11
Teaching our children to swim is one of those skills that can save their life.  A third of children in England cannot swim by the time they leave primary school, according to research from the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA). The reasons include; parents that did not...
Nov
28
Swimming birthday parties can be a great alternative to traditional celebrations, especially if you have young ones that can’t get enough of splashing and sploshing everytime you go swimming! Ready to start planning?! If you are a very enthusiastic parent you can take on the...
Nov
24
Meeting Father Christmas is one of the most popular activities for families during the holiday season. Local attractions, museums, farms, garden centres, shopping centres and even parks join in the festive spirit by holding their own Santa's Grotto experience in the hope of...
Nov
17
Old houses and Mansions in Suffolk are not only full of interesting facts and history, but they also make the perfect setting to recreate a fantastic vintage Christmas experience.  Keeping this in mind, we have put together our favourite Christmas events taking place in...
Nov
15
So much has been written about how to make a party enjoyable for children and thinking of every little detail to make it as memorable as possible, but... what about us parents? Is there a magic formula to create a stress-free party? The fact is, many of us might feel inspired...
Nov
13
Reviewed by Tina Quansah A fun production! Adapted from the best-selling children’s book by Peter Harris. This 55-minute performance, with no interval, is well worth watching and ideal for all the family, ideally for 3+ years. My daughter and I were entertained...
Oct
25
As parents, we are always on the lookout for suitable activities for our children, and as new parents, we often don’t know where those activities are taking place!. Events for under 5s, are just a little bit harder to find as they often require specialist support and safer...
Oct
17
Having a baby can be an isolating experience, babies, especially crawlers and new walkers are up and about from dusk to dawn, and as a new mum, I found it challenging finding activities to take my son to, a hyperactive toddler, who kept me awake most nights, and whose...
Oct
11
SANTA’S RIDE AROUND TOWN WITH RUDOLF IN AID OF SAVE THE CHILDREN AND ROTARY CLUB SUPPORTED CHARITIES – DECEMBER 2017 DATES, 6PM TO 8.30pm LATEST  Friday 1st    Grange Farm Avenue and all roads off Monday 4th Fairfield and Glenfield Ave, Beatrice Ave,...
Oct
05