A few things that caught my eye in and around Stratford...

This Sunday it's dads turn to be spoiled and there are some fantastic Father's Day events taking place this weekend in and around Stratford-upon-Avon. For starters, Compton Verney are celebrating the summer solstice (and of course Father's Day) all weekend with a Festival. There will be music, food & drink,…
Welcome to my weekly round-up of things I've spotted around and about and on social media that I've found interesting and I hope you will too. Offers Jungle Town are offering a Summer Pass giving unlimite play sessions in July and August for £15 per child. Book by phone (01789…
Today is 14th June so I'm almost half way through my 30 Days Wild challenge, although I wouldn't say that it's been challenging at all. In fact, more often than not I've found myself wondering which 'wild' thing I should nominate for that day. Many of my Random Acts of…
As ever, there's a great choice of things to do around Stratford-upon-Avon with your children this weekend and I'm starting off with the RSC who have an Othello family workshop to coincide with the production which opened last week in the theatre, and Write On! the creative writing session for…
In this week's 'Countdown to Summer' blog I'm looking at annual passes. I think annual passes are a great idea and offer amazing value if you can get a pass for a place that you visit regularly. I particularly love the ones for places that have a fairly steep daily…
Welcome to my weekly round-up of things I've spotted around and about and on social media that I've found interesting and I hope you will too. Competitions Win a family annual pass to Wonderful World of Trains & Planes by answering a simple question. See https://wonderfulworldtrainsplanes.co.uk/competition/summer-competition/?utm_source=&utm_medium=&utm_campaign= to enter. Competition closes…
With this fabulous weather are you looking to get active outside this weekend? Kids Run Free have their children's races at Bidford Big Meadow on Saturday morning. This event is free but you do need to pre-register through their website. Foundry Wood in Leamington have Forest School Sessions on Saturday…
Welcome to the first in my series of 'Countdown to Summer 2015' blogs. Over the next six weeks I'll be giving you some ideas for how to fill that long school holiday and, to start off with, this week I'm looking at Holiday Clubs that are running during the Summer…
Yesterday I went along to the University of Warwick Family Day of Discovery with my mum and my two children. Having downloaded the schedule in advance we'd got a good idea of what we wanted to do so we made sure we signed up for climbing at the Sports Centre…
Welcome to my weekly round-up of things I've spotted around and about and on social media that I've found interesting and I hope you will too. Offers With the children back to school this week why not treat yourself and a friend to lunch for 2 at Druckers for £12,…