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Family Walking in Berkshire

“There’s nothing for kids to do around here”. How many times have we heard this? Once you’ve done the theme parks, bowling and cinema, what’s left? From the North Hampshire Downs in West Berkshire through Swinley Forest to Windsor Great Park in the East. There are so many places to discover and hours of walking, […]

June 11, 2014 0
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Best Primary Schools in Berkshire

Choosing a Primary School is undoubtedly one of the most important decisions you will make in your child’s early years. The first school a child attends will impact on their education well beyond the age of 11. It will have a bearing on the friends they make and ultimately their own decisions in the future. […]

May 8, 2014 0
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Reading Climbing Centre

Berkshire may not be the obvious place to learn to rock climb. With it’s lack of height and shortage of mountains, there aren’t any outdoor opportunities. So, it might be a surprise to learn that in the heart of the county there is a thriving community of climbers who regularly climb – indoors! On an […]

April 17, 2014 0
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Hallowe’en Half Term Fun

Whether you want get out and about in Berkshire doing organised activities or stay at home making your own fun, you will find enough ideas here to keep you busy all Hallowe’en. From pumpkin carving and monster cookies to batty decorations and a spooky night at the museum – you’ll have so much fun you […]

October 29, 2013 0
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Donnington Castle

Just north of Newbury, in West Berkshire, is a quiet little spot that is not only a beautiful place to spend the day, but perfect for flying kites and steeped in history. Donnington Castle provides views across Lambourn Valley, including Newbury and its racecourse. Entry to the car park is (currently) free and there is […]

August 11, 2013 0
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Woodley Carnival

Woodley Community Carnival, on Saturday 8th June, kicks off with a procession through the streets of Woodley (near Reading, Berkshire). Admission cost is only £3 for adults and £1 for children. Activities range from Smiley Train, puppet show and Charlie the Clown, for little ones, to sumo wrestling, skateboard competition and bungee trampolines for the […]

June 7, 2013 0
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May Day Fairs in Berkshire

Home of the maypole and morris dancing – what better way to spend the first bank holiday in May than at a quintessential May country fayre in pretty rural Berkshire? Bracknell Wokingham Winkfield Row Crowthorne Henley Bracknell Ben & Holly (Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom) will be located in Princess Square and appearing at various […]

May 3, 2013 0
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Lambing Weekend

Following a very cold start to the year, things are finally warming up. As the temperature rises and grass starts to grow, this is the time of year when farm animals tend to give birth. Several farms in Berkshire offer the public admission, to allow viewing of sheep who will commonly lamb over the March/April […]

April 25, 2013 0
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Holiday Clubs for February Half Term

Working parents in Berkshire know how difficult childcare can be to arrange. There are so many different types of holidays clubs, sports camps and drama courses to choose from this Feb 2013 half term. How do you know which suits your children the best? The only way to find out is to try them. Word […]

January 23, 2013 0
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