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Childrens Afternoon Tea at The Midland Hotel, Manchester

I can well appreciate why people opt to hit the slopes or seek out some sun during February half term, entertaining the kids for a week when the weather is against you and the Christmas credit card bill is still smarting is a tough gig! But, for that very reason, neither slopes or sun were …

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Is the Ice Skating rink at the Manchester Ice Village good fun?

With the festive season looming, we were excited to be invited to try out the ice skating rink at the Manchester Ice Village in Cathedral Gardens.  Wrapped up in our woolly hats and gloves, we arrived ten or so minutes before our allotted 45 minute slot.  We very quickly swapped our shoes for ice skates …

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The Sun Exhibition at Manchester Science and Industry Museum

I always forget how much there is to see and do at the Science and Industry Museum in Manchester and this weekend was no exception. Invited to attend the grand opening of their new blockbuster exhibition ‘The Sun’ we set off early with our mini scientists aged 5,6 and 8. The first thing I’d point …

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LEGOLAND Christmas, Manchester Discovery Centre

Christmas arrived at the Trafford Centre and none more so than at Legoland. The decorations are hung and Lego Santa is available in his grotto to see you…Full disclosure we do love Legoland, especially for rainy days so I was very excited when we were invited over to meet him and even arrived the day …

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