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Mother’s Day Traditions Around the World

Mothers Day around the world

Happy Mothers Day!
Check the info-graphic from vouchercloud to see what kind of traditions people have for Mother’s Day in different countries . . . → Read More: Mother’s Day Traditions Around the World

Mums&Dads Spring 2017 Issue is Out!

Cover for issue 56 of Mums&Dads magazine, Spring 2017 (small)

The days are getting longer, the weather is getting better (we hope) – the time of daffodils and chocolates is nearly upon us!

Let yourself be spoiled this Mother’s day and don’t worry too much about spoiling your children with Easter eggs and bunnies. And when you’re done indulging, we have plenty of suggestions . . . → Read More: Mums&Dads Spring 2017 Issue is Out!

Eggs-travagant Easter fun for everyone at Gulliver’s this spring!

Antelope wooden coaster in Warrington (small)

Throughout Gulliver’s Easter Extravaganza, there are lots of ‘eggstra’ special activities planned at Gulliver’s World in Warrington, Gulliver’s Kingdom in Matlock Bath and Gulliver’s Land in Milton Keynes.
…Mums&Dads’s teamed up with Gulliver’s family theme parks to give away two family tickets to our readers for unforgettable days out this Easter. . . . → Read More: Eggs-travagant Easter fun for everyone at Gulliver’s this spring!

Firefighters Educating Youngsters at Alderley Edge School for Girls

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ON Friday 17th February, Wilmslow Fire Service visited Alderley Edge School for Girls to work with the Nursery and Pre-School as part of their focus on a project called People Who Help Us, as part of learning about the world. . . . → Read More: Firefighters Educating Youngsters at Alderley Edge School for Girls

Super Science

space week with Mad Science at SGS

Stockport Grammar Junior School pupils have been exploring the world of space and the solar system as they boosted their science skills. . . . → Read More: Super Science

Manchester Grammar School pupil awarded black belt aged just 10

Hugo Whitehurst - sparring (thumbnail)

A pupil at The Manchester Grammar School has become the youngest black belt at his club at the age of just 10 . . . → Read More: Manchester Grammar School pupil awarded black belt aged just 10

Circus Funtasia Return to Wythenshawe this Half Term!

Circus Funtasia in Wythenshawe Park, February 2017

Roll up, roll up! After the success of last year’s show, Circus Funtasia have returned to Wythenshawe Park by popular demand with a brand new show. But expect to see plenty of new faces entertaining the crowds, as well as some old favourites. . . . → Read More: Circus Funtasia Return to Wythenshawe this Half Term!

Smiles All Round on Withington’s Gambia Trip

Withington Girls School’s Sixth Form Gambia volunteers under the shade of a baobab tree

Sixth Formers from Withington Girls’ School have enjoyed an action-packed trip to The Gambia where they immersed themselves in a mixture of thought-provoking volunteering work and fun sightseeing activities. . . . → Read More: Smiles All Round on Withington’s Gambia Trip

Back to Play

investigation area at Mini Sparks (small)

Claire Glennon, qualified educational practitioner, advocate of child-led play and founder of Mini Sparks Play Sessions for pre-school children, talks about the importance of immersive, child-led play. . . . → Read More: Back to Play

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – 2017 Annual Buxton Opera House Pantomime

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs | collage

What better place to watch a pantomime than the sparkling, fairytale setting of Buxton Opera House…
This year James Holmes is back by popular demand to play the role of the dame and Lucy Dixon will make her debut appearance as Snow White. . . . → Read More: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs – 2017 Annual Buxton Opera House Pantomime