Circus 1903 at Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre – London

Yesterday we were invited to see Circus 1903 at the Royal Festival Hall, part of Southbank Center in London. We watched the show’s trailer and were blown away – circuses are everywhere at the moment but Circus 1903 looked like a whole new level of entertainment. Circus 1903 is from the producers of the world’s biggest magic show and includes elephants created by puppeteers from War Horse and features a…

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Our Year of Merlin Adventures {2018}

This year has been a really busy one for us and one that we have definitely packed as much into as possible. One thing that has been consistent through the year is our love of Merlin attractions and our Merlin Annual Passes have taken us on so many adventures this year. Here they all are in one place: January We started the year with a weekend in Brighton where we…

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Review: Sleeping Beauty at Camberley Theatre, Surrey

Christmas really isn’t Christmas without a visit to a pantomime and this year we were invited to see Sleeping Beauty at our local theatre – Camberley Theatre in Surrey. Over recent years Camberley Theatre has undergone a lot of renovation work and it’s now such a lovely place to visit – modern with great facilities and an auditorium that gives a great view from any seat. It’s one of our…

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A Family Visit to the Cheddar Gorge Caves

We spent October half term in Wiltshire where we explored quite a lot of the surrounding area. During the break we ventured to Cheddar Gorge, somewhere I have wanted to revisit since my own childhood so it was great to finally make it back there with my own children. Cheddar was such an unexpectedly beautiful place. It had quaint shops, so many tearooms and restaurants and was really a lovely…

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Kenilworth Castle {English Heritage}

Whenever we meet up with Colette and her gorgeous trio we pick somewhere halfway between us. The last time we met up was at Witley Court and Gardens and I signed up for English Heritage membership whilst we were there. It just so happened that our next adventure took us to another English Heritage site – Kenilworth Castle in Warwickshire. I was expecting somewhere with castle in it’s name to…

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Spinnaker Tower Toymaker’s Workshop

At the weekend we were invited to the Spinnaker Tower for their Toymaker’s Workshop. The children love the Spinnaker Tower so we were looking forward to seeing what it was like at Christmas – having only visited in the summer previously. We arrived at the Spinnaker Tower and were met with elves in the foyer who signed us in and chatted to the children until the Toymaker’s Workshop was ready…

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Squire’s Christmas Circus: The Greatest Snowman, Badshot Lea

Two years ago we went to the Christmas Circus at Squire’s Garden Centre in Badshot Lea and even now it’s one of the best festive experiences we’ve been to. This year we were invited back to see their new Christmas Circus – The Greatest Snowman and the children were so excited for our evening out and our first festive event of the season. Squire’s Christmas Circus is hosted inside a…

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