YHA Day 2014 Dates announced

61 YHAs throughout England and Wales to host a weekend of family events YHA Day is back for the 3rd year in a row, but this year it will be for a whole weekend. From 6 – 7 September, YHA (England and Wales) is opening the doors of 61 of its properties and hosting a […]

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Staffordshire Top 10 Festivals for Families

Whether you are a family of music mavens, adventure seekers, literary lovers or you simply love to get out and about, there is something for all ages to enjoy. Summer in Staffordshire is the perfect time to indulge in the county’s great selection of festivals and fairs.  Visit www.enjoystaffordshire.com 1. Newcastle Jazz and Blues Festival […]

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Give Prince George A Birthday Card

Fat-chilli Cards & Gifts is calling out to all primary schools in UK to create and design birthday cards to commemorate Prince George’s first birthday this July 22, 2014, they can choose from any theme of their preference. Prince George of Cambridge, is the only son of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William, Duke […]

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130th Anniversary Celebration for BRIO

Brio the premier Swedish toy company plans to celebrate its 130th birthday by paying homage to the benefits of play. They also plan to remind people that adults need to have a chance to play as well. Deputy Managing Director of BRIO, Sophie Elvefors, explained that playing is the most important concept at the toy […]

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Happy 40th birthday Bagpuss!

Yesterday, the 12th February, marked the 40th birthday of one of the most iconic and much loved children’s characters ever; Bagpuss. The “old saggy cloth cat, baggy, and a bit loose at the seams” was first aired on the 12th February 1974. I wasn’t only Emily that loved him either, children across the world tuned […]

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