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What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 29 & 30 September 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 29 & 30 September 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (29 & 30 September) with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. So, grab a cuppa and read on. If you’d […]

Little Ankle Biters meets the cast of Peter Pan

Little Ankle Biters meets the cast of Peter Pan

Earlier this week we were invited along to the press launch of Peter Pan, this year’s panto at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre, where we got to meet and interview the cast! The event was held at Go Ape in Wendover Woods, a woodland set in the Chiltern […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 22 & 23 September 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 22 & 23 September 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (22 & 23 September) with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. So, grab a cuppa and read on. If you’d […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 15 & 16 September 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 15 & 16 September 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (8 & 9 September) with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. So, grab a cuppa and read on. If you’d […]

What’s on October Half Term & Halloween in Berkshire 2018

What’s on October Half Term & Halloween in Berkshire 2018

The season of trick or treating, little ones dressed as cute cats and vampires, and all those left over sweets that you’ll just have to polish off, is just around the corner. We’ve been searching the length and breadth of Berkshire to bring you all […]

Win a Goody Bag from Peanut – Little Ankle Biters Berkshire

Win a Goody Bag from Peanut – Little Ankle Biters Berkshire

We’ve teamed up with the fabulous Peanut to give away 2 gift bags filled with lots of goodies, including; t-shirts, jumpers, keyrings, coasters, and goodies for your little ones too! Just answer a simple question at the bottom of this post… Peanut is a relatively […]

Where to meet Santa this Christmas in Berkshire 2018

Where to meet Santa this Christmas in Berkshire 2018

Where to meet Santa this Christmas 2018 in Berkshire. What better way to add some sparkle to Christmas for your little ones than by booking to meet the big man himself. Santa’s a pretty busy man at this time of year, but has freed up some space […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 8 & 9 September 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 8 & 9 September 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (8 & 9 September) with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. So, grab a cuppa and read on. If you’d […]

Sprouts Play Barn at Millets Review

Sprouts Play Barn at Millets Review

Sprouts Play Barn at Millets Farm near Abingdon were awarded ‘Best Soft Play’ in the Oxfordshire 2018 Little Ankle Biters’ Awards, so we went along to find out more. Millets Farm in its entirety is a fantastic place to visit and you can easily spend […]

Peter Pan Pantomime – Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Peter Pan Pantomime – Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Get ‘hooked’ on this year’s must-see magical pantomime – Peter Pan! Star of Holby City and Coronation Street John Michie is playing villainous baddie Hook, alongside BBC Three Counties Breakfast Show presenter Andy Collins, Britain’s Got Talent’s La Voix and Nickelodeon’s Holly Atterton as Tinker Bell in this year’s swashbuckling adventure! Meet the Lost Boys, […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 1 – 2 September 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 1 – 2 September 2018

The summer holidays may be coming to an end, but the fun needn’t stop just yet. If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best, not-to-be-missed bits right […]

Caterpillar Music: Children’s Classes in Berkshire

Caterpillar Music: Children’s Classes in Berkshire

Give your child a head-start with Caterpillar Music’s weekly music sessions which use exciting themes, colourful instruments and baby safe products to encourage creative learning. Music sessions provide many benefits for children’s development, not least: Enhanced learning Helping babies and parents to communicate through shared […]

What’s on this Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire: 25 – 27 August 2018

What’s on this Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire: 25 – 27 August 2018

Loooooong weekend incoming! If you’re looking for things to do this bank holiday weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, there’s absolutely loads happening and we’ve got all the best not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. So, grab a cuppa and read on. […]

Family Dining at… Bel & the Dragon, Cookham

Family Dining at… Bel & the Dragon, Cookham

Beautiful Cookham. Owner of one of the finest River Thames vistas, birth place of artist Stanley Spencer, recently deemed Britain’s second richest village, and home of award-winning Bel & the Dragon. One of the oldest coaching inns in England with over 600 years of history […]

On the Sofa with… Little Ankle Biters meets Squidgydoodle

On the Sofa with… Little Ankle Biters meets Squidgydoodle

Welcome to the first edition of ‘On the Sofa with…’ where we’ll be chatting with other local family-focussed businesses, sharing information on fab products and valuable information for parents.   This week Michelle at Little Ankle Biters was joined ‘On the Sofa with…’ Debbie, all-round […]

Squidgydoodle Party Boxes: Our review and 10% off

Squidgydoodle Party Boxes: Our review and 10% off

Here at Little Ankle Biters we’re big fans of Squidgydoodle – Buckinghamshire based producer of amazing craft boxes for children. This summer we got our hands on one of their children’s party boxes, and also got to chat all things craft related with Debbie (all-round […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 18 & 19 August 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 18 & 19 August 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, there’s absolutely loads happening and we’ve got all the best not-to-be-missed bits right here for you. So, grab a cuppa and read on. If you’d like great events, […]

Bite Size Bakers – Children’s Cooking & Baking Classes in Berkshire

Bite Size Bakers – Children’s Cooking & Baking Classes in Berkshire

Bite Size Bakers is a group activity for pre-school children aged 2-5 years. Parents and carers are required to stay and help their children with easy-to-make recipes and then join in with the games and activities based around preparing and enjoying food whilst the goodies […]

Fireworks Displays in Berkshire 2018

Fireworks Displays in Berkshire 2018

My second favourite night of the year (what could beat Christmas Eve) is just around the corner, and the excitement is building already. Fireworks Night is all about wrapping up in chunky knits, funfair rides, wellies, naughty food, glow sticks and of course that amazing smell […]

Pantomimes in Berkshire Christmas 2018

Pantomimes in Berkshire Christmas 2018

Who can resist the lure of traditional Christmas pantomimes? Men dressed as women, sweets hurled into the audience, no one frowning over your rowdy children, and some risqué gags for the parents thrown in for good measure. What’s not to love! We’ve pulled together a […]

Robin Hood – A Musical Celebration at South Hill Park

Robin Hood – A Musical Celebration at South Hill Park

Following the summer sell-out successes of Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan and The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe, South Hill Park presents Robin Hood, David Wood’s enchanting tale for all the family. Take a journey around the musical Maypole and into the English countryside […]

Back to School Survival Guide

Back to School Survival Guide

Whether you have a first time new school starter (sob), or you’re getting ready to send the little angels back at the end of a long six weeks (someone pass the wine), we’ve got a handy survival guide to the back to school period for […]

Win a Family Ticket to see Peter Rabbit at Lillibrooke Manor, Maidenhead

Win a Family Ticket to see Peter Rabbit at Lillibrooke Manor, Maidenhead

**Competition now closed**   We’ve teamed up with the fantastic Firefly Events to offer one lucky family the chance to win 4 tickets (2 adults & 2 children) to see the hit kid’s film ‘Peter Rabbit’ at Lillibrooke Manor in Maidenhead, on Thursday 13 September […]

Free Fun for Families in Berkshire

Free Fun for Families in Berkshire

Children can be an expensive business. The dent in my bank balance during the school holidays led me to start looking at what free fun there was available for families in Berkshire and the surrounding areas. And the answer is, loads. We’ve had a fantastic time getting […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 11 & 12 August 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 11 & 12 August 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best not to be missed bits right here for you. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your email […]

Pubs with a Garden and Play Area in Berkshire

Pubs with a Garden and Play Area in Berkshire

What better way to spend a lazy summer’s day than chilling out in a lovely pub garden, glass of wine in hand, and all the better if there’s a play area for the little ones to keep entertained. So we decided to pull together a […]

Child Friendly Restaurants in Berkshire – Eating Out With Kids

Child Friendly Restaurants in Berkshire – Eating Out With Kids

There’s one question that we get asked a lot… What are our suggestions for child friendly restaurants in Berkshire? Eating out with children can be a stressful and daunting prospect, when it should be a fun, family outing. Thankfully there are lots of restaurants and […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 4 & 5 August 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 4 & 5 August 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best not to be missed bits right here for you. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your email […]

Concertini Music Sessions for Families

Concertini Music Sessions for Families

We were lucky enough to be invited along to a Concertini music session this morning at Norden Farm in Maidenhead, Berkshire, and we had the most amazing time! Concertini are short and interactive live music sessions aimed at young children and their families covering a […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 28 & 29 July 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 28 & 29 July 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best not to be missed bits right here for you. Whether you’re loving the heatwave and want to make the most of the […]

Ideas and Activities to Keep Kids Cool on Hot Days

Ideas and Activities to Keep Kids Cool on Hot Days

We love the hot weather but sometimes it can all get a bit too much, especially when you have little ones to think about and keep cool. We’ve had a look at some great ideas, activities and places to head to to get out of […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 21 & 22 July 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 21 & 22 July 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best not to be missed bits right here for you. Have a great weekend. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent […]

Whoosh Play Centre, Bracknell

Whoosh Play Centre, Bracknell

Soft play is an absolute godsend for parents, grandparents and carers – what would we do without it?! And Whoosh Play Centre is an award-winner, voted by local Berkshire parents. Located inside Bracknell Leisure Centre in Berkshire, Whoosh is a large soft play with absolutely […]

Bucklebury Farm Park, Bucklebury

Bucklebury Farm Park, Bucklebury

We just got back from a gorgeous day spent pottering around Bucklebury Farm Park in Berkshire. It’s great place to visit with children of all ages, our 5 and 4 year olds absolutely loved it. It’s not the biggest farm out there, but that’s part […]

Lakeside Softplay, Datchet

Lakeside Softplay, Datchet

Nestled in a corner of the Liquid Leisure complex in Datchet is Lakeside Softplay. As the name suggests it has an enviable location alongside the water and also benefits from a large free carpark. Lakeside is a great option for families with younger children. It’s […]

What’s on in Berkshire over the Summer Holidays

What’s on in Berkshire over the Summer Holidays

With 6 weeks of school holidays to fill, we thought we’d help out with a guide to what’s on in Berkshire over the summer holidays 2018. Here are all the best, not-to-be-missed bits for families from days out, to eating out, walks and special events […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 14 & 15 July 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 14 & 15 July 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best not to be missed bits right here for you. Have a great weekend. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 7 & 8 July 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 7 & 8 July 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend with the kiddies in Berkshire, there’s loads happening and we’ve got all the best not to be missed bits right here for you. Have a great weekend.   If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations […]

WIN A MONTH’S WORTH OF PICCOLO ORGANIC BABY FOOD

WIN A MONTH’S WORTH OF PICCOLO ORGANIC BABY FOOD

We have teamed up with Piccolo to give you the chance to win 30 days worth of Piccolo organic baby food. Piccolo have created a balanced range of smooth, organic fruit & veg purées, made with only natural ingredients, to ensure your piccolo gets a […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 30 June & 1 July 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 30 June & 1 July 2018

We hope you’re all managing to cope in the Berkshire heatwave this week, we’re a big fan of the sunshine, but not so much the restless nights with the little ones. With the heat looking set to continue into the weekend, we’ve got lots of […]

Camping with Children – a Parents Survival Guide

Camping with Children – a Parents Survival Guide

Camping with children – a moment of magic or mayhem? We’ve heard lots of split opinions on the topic so decided to take our Little Ankle Biters away for a night sleeping under the stars in the great British outdoors… Ok, it was actually a […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 23 & 24 June 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 23 & 24 June 2018

Football fever has well and truly hit our house with the arrival of the World Cup this week, but it can’t all be about dodgy penalty decisions and the offside rule (still now idea on that…) We know how precious your family time is over […]

Langley Park, Iver: a Little Ankle Biters Review

Langley Park, Iver: a Little Ankle Biters Review

Langley Park is nestled on the Bucks / Berks border in Iver making it easily accessible for both counties and from both the M4 and M25. It’s a fantastic place to visit with the kiddies, we spent a few hours there on a sunny Sunday […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 16 & 17 June 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 16 & 17 June 2018

We know how precious your family time is over the weekend so we’ve pulled together this handy guide to all the best, not-to-be-missed bits happening in Berkshire and the surrounding area this Father’s Day weekend for families, 16 & 17 June 2018. If you’d like […]

Family Holiday Destinations – our top picks

Family Holiday Destinations – our top picks

We’re thinking sun, sea, suncream and the occasional poolside meltdown already, and oh boy we can’t wait! If you’re looking to book a family holiday next year, and maybe you’re looking for that something extra special, then grab a sangria, put your feet up and […]

Outdoor Garden Toys and Games

Outdoor Garden Toys and Games

With summer around the corner and beautiful long evenings on the horizon there’s nothing better than a BBQ with friends and family in the garden, and even better with laughing children in the paddling pool or having fun playing Giant Jenga! There are so many […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 9 & 10 June 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 9 & 10 June 2018

We know how precious your family time is over the weekend so we’ve pulled together this handy guide to all the best, not-to-be-missed bits happening in Berkshire and the surrounding area this weekend for families, 9 & 10 June 2018. If you’d like great events, […]

Travelling with Children: Tips for Surviving a Family Holiday

Travelling with Children: Tips for Surviving a Family Holiday

Going on a family holiday is a fantastic experience and there’s not much that beats the excitement and joy on their little faces at every new adventure. However, in order to make it as stress free as possible you’ll need to be a well oiled […]

Personalised Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Personalised Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Father’s Day is fast approaching (Sunday 17 June), and here at Little Ankle Biters we love gifts with a personal touch! We’ve pulled together a list of some of our favourite gift ideas for the special men in your lives below to help!   Personalised […]

Pick Your Own Farms in Berkshire

Pick Your Own Farms in Berkshire

What better way to get your little ones, and bigger ones, eating the rainbow than taking them out to pick their own fruit and veg. Berkshire and the surrounding area has loads of fantastic farms which offer pick your own for families, it’s a great […]


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Are you a local business; restaurant, soft play, party venue, children’s entertainer, day out (yes, we cover all sorts here). Fancy featuring on our site? Little Ankle Biters works off the premise of being a trusted source of information to mums, dads, grandparents and carers. Wherever possible we review in person and only publish information where we see real benefits to the owners of little ones. Naming and shaming is not the name of our game so you won’t find poor reviews, just the cool, friendly, not-to-be missed bits in Maidenhead and the surrounding areas.

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