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Silverstone Experience : Review

As a child, my life was regularly influenced by motorsports. I have fond memories of weekends spent watching F1 races with my Dad cheering on my favourite Damon Hill. As a teenager, my Dad pursued his own racing career and winning the Ford XR3 Challenge with me going along to spectate and enjoy  ...

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Pumpkin Picking near Shropshire 2019

I’ll be honest, we’ve never been pumpkin picking before we’ve previously just chosen to pick up our pumpkins at the local supermarket. The kids get much more enjoyment carving them rather than displaying them so we can get through quite a few in a short period of time. Last  ...

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A Day At South Lakes Safari Zoo

Having holidayed a couple of times in the Lake District over the years one place I had been eager to visit but never got round to it was South Lakes Safari Zoo. Finally, on our most recent visit we finally got there, they always say “good things come to those who wait” and they  ...

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A Day At Dudley Zoo

Recently I took the kids to Dudley Zoo, a fair-sized Zoological Garden located in Dudley, West Midlands. A 15-minute drive from either junction 10 or junction 9 of the M6 (depending on which direction you were arriving from). Our Visit to Dudley Zoo The Grounds Entry to the Zoo is very fair, we  ...

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Enjoy a Low-Cost Summer Holiday

Well, this is it, the school summer holiday has finally begun. I don’t know about you, but I am seriously ready for the break of manic morning school runs and soggy 3 pm pickups (why does it always rain at 3 pm?!). Now if you’re like me as much as the thought of having the kids home  ...

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Trentham Monkey Forest, Stoke On Trent: Review

Shortly before the recent Half Term, I came across a post on Facebook from Trentham Monkey Forest, announcing the arrival of a new baby Barbary Macaque. Later in the day, after a bit more investigation I discovered there were in fact 3 new babies born, the first babies born at the Monkey Forest  ...

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Lakes Aquarium, Newby Bridge, Cumbria : Review

On the final day of our holiday in the Lake District, we headed over to Lakes Aquarium at the southern point of Lake Windermere. A perfect way to spend a couple of hours if the weather is a little bit bleak and you need to enjoy an attraction indoors. Location Located at the southern point of  ...

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Windermere Lake Cruises: Review

Whether you are holidaying in the Lake District or just on a day trip you want to plan your time so that you can take a cruise with Windermere Lake Cruises. With cruises departing from Lakeside, Bowness-On-Windermere and Ambleside throughout the day and cruises lasting 45 minutes to 3 hours,  ...

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