Family Friendly Destinations

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 […]

Superworm Trail, Wyre Forest

Last year, Rachel and I had the opportunity to test out the Go-Ape Junior Treetop challenge in the Wyre Forest and whilst there we took a stroll around the Gruffalo trail. Whilst on holiday over Easter, we drove past the entrance on the way to the Severn Valley railway and so we decided to take […]

Berrington Hall, National Trust

Another lovely spring day out was spent visiting Berrington Hall – a national trust property in Shropshire, surrounded by beautiful parkland. Number two child decided he wanted to do the treasure hunt, so we duly collected the clipboards and treasure maps. This cost an extra £2 each, with a reward at the end of an […]

Severn Valley Steam Train Ride

Whilst not far from the railway and with two mini train enthusiasts ( well Thomas the Tank Engine fans anyway!), we headed over to have a brief ride on the Severn Valley Steam Railway. We decided not to join the train at Kidderminster, but headed along to the next stop along the line, Bewdley. The […]

British Heritage Motor Museum, Gaydon

Having visited the British Heritage Motor Museum recently with my 6 year old, on her school trip, we decided to head back with the rest of the family for a proper look around. We arrived bright and early on a Sunday morning and it was lovely and quiet! After we had paid the entry – […]

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