Family Friendly Destinations

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Drayton Manor Park and Thomasland Part 2

And so for the second part of our trip to Drayton Manor… After the Dinotrail, we headed back through the zoo to hit the big rollercoaster. The Ben 10 ride. We didn’t stop to see many of the animals but we watched the gibbons giving a swinging display to their audience, saw the meerkats watching […]

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Drayton Manor Theme Park and Thomasland Part 1

We were at a loss as to what to do last Sunday. The weather was okay – well, it wasn’t raining anyway! – so Daddy and I suggested a trip out somewhere. We gave them a few options but it was pretty evident which one would win the vote! Drayton Manor and Thomasland are about […]

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Kingsbury Water Park

We had a lovely trip to Kingsbury Water Park last weekend. Similar to Ryton Pools, and managed by the same people, the only charge to enter is the £3.50 car park charge. We set off at around 11am, having packed up a picnic and the childrens bikes. We headed first for the brilliant playground that is […]

Geronimo Festival, Tatton Park

On Saturday 23rd May we headed up north to the Geronimo Festival. It was a treat for Rachel’s birthday but one for all of us to enjoy – including Grandad who we met there! We set off just after 7.30am as we were not sure how the traffic would be a)because it was a bank […]

National Forest Adventure Farm

We had a lovely trip to meet some friends at the National Forest Adventure Farm in Staffordshire. We had not been there before, and at about 45 minutes drive from where we live, it’s not exactly handy, but it’s also not that far away really and is a good, central meeting point for us. We […]

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