Donnington Castle, West Berkshire
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Free Activities for Summer 2015 in Berkshire

During these times of austerity, recreational activities can be the first part of the family budget to take a hit. While it seems that most of Berkshire is spending long hot summer days roller-coastings at Legoland and swimming-the-rapids at Coral Reef, the outlook for some can feel bleak. Without the funds for theme parks and […]

July 24, 2015 0
Family car journey
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Where to Stay in Berkshire

Welcome. Bienvenue. Powitanie. Willkommen. Bienvenida. Velkommen… In any given month WtgiB receives thousands of visits from readers in over 40 countries. If you are visiting WtgiB with a view to travelling here to Berkshire then I know you will receive as warm a welcome in the UK as you do on our website. Whether you […]

June 23, 2015 0
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The Most Amazing Birthday Parties in Berkshire

You’ve done all the soft play, swimming and cinema parties any sober parent can handle. You’ve had your fill of picnics and pizzas, and the very thought of another bowling party is more than you can bear.  Even pottery parties and laser quest are feeling so last decade. Well lucky you – Berkshire has no shortage of exciting party […]

June 13, 2015 0
splash pool
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Splash Pools and Water Parks

Summer is here!  As the mercury rises, what better way to spend the day than having a paddle or just sitting back while the kids splash around in the water?  Berkshire has so many outdoor paddling pools and even open air swimming pools, you’ll find it hard to choose! Services range from totally free, including […]

June 2, 2015 0
Climbing Wall, Bracknell's Summer of Fun
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Sporty Summer Camps

For those of us Berkshire parents stuck in an office over the summer, holiday clubs are essential. While, for many with the prospect of six weeks organising picnics, swimming trips and days out, the occasional day off is a godsend! However the necessity arises you will want to find childcare that gives your little (or […]

July 14, 2014 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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Sport and Adventure

Swinley Forest, near Bracknell, is the perfect place to start your adventure. Mountain bikes are available for hire, if you don’t have your own. There are several miles of mountain bike trails and nice straight paths for more leisurely cycling. The forest is also the home of Go Ape where, if you’re brave enough, and […]

January 25, 2012 0
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Swimming Pool Listings

Swimming pools in Berkshire are often quiet on a rainy day, especially as most people prefer to swim in the summer. Lots of places charge an entry fee for an unlimited time period, so offer excellent value. We’ve been known to stay 3 hours or more! Bracknell Bracknell Leisure Centre, Bagshot Road, Bracknell. 01344 454203 […]

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