Days out and events, Indoor family activities

What’s on: Digital art exhibition comes to Eureka (video)

Wow – this interactive digital art exhibition, which is coming to Eureka! in Halifax, Yorkshire looks amazing! What is it?  Eureka! The National Children’s Museum is hosting the European premiere of digiPlaySpace, a touring digital exhibition, coming all the way from the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Supported by Arts Council England, digiPlaySpace is a collection of interactive… Read More What’s on: Digital art exhibition comes to Eureka (video)

Days out and events, Outdoor family activities

10 things you need to know about the secret farm in Manchester everyone is talking about

Important update: In light of recent news, please sign the petition to keep The Garden House open here! Did you hear about the secret farm? The Garden House is a community project based in Marple, just outside of Stockport. It hasn’t been open for very long, but hundreds of families across Greater Manchester and the North… Read More 10 things you need to know about the secret farm in Manchester everyone is talking about

Outdoor family activities

Outdoor family activity: How to receive professional tennis coaching for free

It’s nearly time for strawberries, singing in the rain and declarations of love; that’s right, everyone’s favourite tennis tournament Wimbledon is fast approaching! And if you or your children are tennis fans, you need to read on! If watching the tennis inspires you and your family to dust off your old rackets, there are a… Read More Outdoor family activity: How to receive professional tennis coaching for free

Days out and events, Family life, Indoor family activities

Day out: Bowling and pizza in Manchester for Father’s Day

We decided to go bowling for Father’s Day. Little did I know when I booked All Star Lanes that the weekend would be such a hot one! But it was actually a great way to keep cool for a couple of hours. We love Manchester Father’s Day fell on the same date as Manchester Day. Although… Read More Day out: Bowling and pizza in Manchester for Father’s Day

Days out and events

What’s on: The First Hippo on the Moon comes to The Lowry

In a couple of weeks we’re going to The Lowry to review the stage production of David Walliams’ The First Hippo on the Moon. My three-year-old son is especially excited because we’ve been reading the book recently. He can’t wait to see it on stage – and neither can I! The book The story is a funny space adventure,… Read More What’s on: The First Hippo on the Moon comes to The Lowry