Monthly Archives for January 2008

Family Days Out: Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace

I am not sure why the Changing of the Guard at Buckingham Palace is such a famous spectacle. Maybe it has something to do with the well known poem by A A Milne (author of Winnie the Pooh): They’re changing … Continue reading

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29. January 2008 by Vicky
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10 Great Family Days Out for the Kids This Half-term

Half-term is only a couple of weeks away, so what have you got planned? Here is a list of some places you might want to consider (just click the link for more details): 1. Centre for Life, Newcastle, Tyne and … Continue reading

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28. January 2008 by Vicky
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Family Day Out to see the Henry Moore at Kew Gardens

This exhibition strikes me as the perfect day out for the family – the kids will have loads of space to charge around and everyone can enjoy a bit of culture at the same time. (I am a bit of … Continue reading

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26. January 2008 by Vicky
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Family Days Out: London International Mime Festival for Kids

The London Mime Festival is running until 27th January, so this weekend is your last chance to catch a couple of the shows. Mime really has moved on a bit since my day as a kid! There are two very … Continue reading

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25. January 2008 by Vicky
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Family Days Out: Afrika! Afrika! and other Musicals for Kids

If, like me, you are beginning to think about what to do for half-term and are thinking of taking the kids to a show in London, here are 6 ideas: Afrika! Afrika! at the O2 Arena (17th January to 19th … Continue reading

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24. January 2008 by Vicky
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Family Days Out: Baby Loves Disco!

If you are one of those uk parents who likes clubbing and you feel that your dancing days have taken a bit of a nosedive since you had kids then this is the event for you. Baby Loves Disco has … Continue reading

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23. January 2008 by Vicky
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Family Days Out: New Event for Artistic Teens in London

Keeping Teenagers amused on holiday is no mean feat, so I was pleased to read about “New on the Scene” which takes place at the Courtauld Gallery. It is an all day painting workshop for teenagers (13 to 18yrs) where … Continue reading

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22. January 2008 by Vicky
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Family Days Out: The Great Spitalfields Pancake Race 2008

If you are looking for something different to do with the kids in London then don’t miss this bizarre event. It takes place on 5th February 2008 at 12.30pm. The location is Dray Walk by the Old Truman Brewery on … Continue reading

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20. January 2008 by Vicky
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Finding out what UK parent bloggers are saying

It hasn’t been particularly easy finding uk parents who blog. Last May, Vicky “was beginning to wonder where all the UK parent blog activity is.” And that’s a shame, because reading what others have to say is at least half … Continue reading

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03. January 2008 by Piers
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