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Days Out

What’s On: October Half Term and #Halloween

Here’s our list of events and activities by day, followed by places offering pumpkin trails, carving and other holiday fun throughout the week. Happy Half Term! Special Events and Parties Saturday 21st Feast of Fire – A Fiery Outdoor Celebration for MK50 MK Dons Family Fun Day Sunday 22nd Make a Difference Day, Linford Lakes Steam Engine Day, Bucks Railway Centre Monday 23rd Toddler Time – Not So Scary Halloween, […]

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Milton Keynes Heritage Open Days Weekend

“Explore your local history and heritage. Free tours, events and activities for all the family” Since 2006, some of MK’s greatest cultural assets have thrown open their doors to allow visitors to experience what they have to offer – FREE of charge. This year, Heritage Open Days takes place from Thursday 7 to Sunday 10 September. In its first year – 2006 – 15 different events were held across MK. This year […]

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What’s On: September

Your essential guide to community and charity events is continuing, beyond the summer and into the Autumn…let us know if we’ve missed any!   Friday 15th Afternoon Tea at Woburn Sculpture Gallery for MK Hospital Charity Saturday 16th Urb Farm Honey Day, Wolverton Kop Hill Climb Song and Rhyme Time for Under 2s, Central Library Sunday 17th Kop Hill Climb Saturday 23rd Peck’s Farm Shop Autumn Tasting Event Sunday 24th Local […]

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Rebecca Reviews: Mead Open Farm, Leighton Buzzard @MeadOpenFarm

There’s so much to do at Mead Open Farm, and with lots of it under cover, and with indoor and outdoor play areas too, it doesn’t matter what the weather’s doing. You can hand-feed the pygmy goats; bottle feed the lambs; help to groom the ponies; meet baby animals; learn all about chickens; win at sheep racing; and have a ride on a tractor-trailer – and that’s before you’ve had […]

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Mum to Mum members tell us all about their Hidden Gems & Special offers for #DaysOut Summer 2017 #TopTen @HitchinLavender @KidZaniaLondon @MoneyWhisperer_ @MilletsFarm @TopJumpUK

Hidden Gems & Special offers for #DaysOut Summer 2017 1. Kidzania, London: Top Tip from  The Money Whisperer We’ve been talking about Kidzania and how good it looks since I saw a review recently. Half price kids offer means we could have our arms twisted to go soon and escape all this rain! Here’s a link for half price Kids tickets which makes a very expensive day out a good way […]

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Rebecca Reviews: The Beach 2017, The Centre:MK

Target Age: up to about 10, depending on how much your kids like sand Two of The Beach’s main attractions are, first, that it is inside, and so it’s a perfect rainy day destination; and second, it’s free to use! Located in Middleton Hall, the big open area next to John Lewis and Next in The Centre:MK shopping centre, it’s a generous sandy area with a boarded section for buggies, […]

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Day Trips to London

Fancy a trip to London with the kids in the holidays? Using all the recommendations we could collect from mums on Mum to Mum MK, here’s our guide for getting there, and some of the best things to do once you’re there… Travelling to London by Train We have great rail links to London; here are some parking options: From MK Central*: Park for 50p per hour after 8:30 in […]

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Rebecca Reviews: Salcey Forest

Salcey Forest (Between MK and Northampton) Salcey Forest is a wonderful place to visit, all year round. There are three walking trails of different lengths, and two of these are buggy-friendly. If your family is mobile on two wheels, there is also a cycle trail to follow. Managed by the Forestry Commission, Salcey Forest often has themed trails for younger children to follow – so far, we’ve followed trails for […]

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ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo Only about 30 mins away from MK, near Dunstable, Whipsnade Zoo (twinned with London Zoo) offers so much to see and do, and so much to learn about all of the wonderful animals who live there. It’s nicely laid out by Continent, so you can explore wildlife from all around the world and learn all sorts lots of interesting facts on the well-presented information boards – lots […]

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