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Little Ankle Biters’ Awards – Nominations Now Open

Little Ankle Biters’ Awards – Nominations Now Open

We’re super excited to announce that nominations are now open for the Little Ankle Biters 2019 Awards for Berkshire. We’re all about supporting and celebrating local businesses, and you can help us give a pat on the back to your favourite local child-friendly business. Know […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 19 & 20 January 2019

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 19 & 20 January 2019

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (19 & 20 January) with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, then 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, […]

What’s on February Half Term in Berkshire for Families 2019

What’s on February Half Term in Berkshire for Families 2019

With Christmas all but a distant tinsel-clad memory we’ve got thinking to the February Half Term break and all the fun things happening for families in Berkshire (and just beyond) over the week, so you won’t miss out on any of the best bits. So, […]

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2019 – Coming Soon

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2019 – Coming Soon

Something exciting’s coming soon! The Little Ankle Biters Awards 2019 are on their way. Recognising local family-friendly businesses in Berkshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. There will be 10 categories in the awards for your nominations and votes, with a winning local business being crowned in each […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 12 & 13 January 2019

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 12 & 13 January 2019

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (12 & 13 January) with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, then 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, […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 5 & 6 January 2019

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 5 & 6 January 2019

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (5 & 6 January) with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, then 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, […]

What’s on over the Christmas Holidays and New Year in Berkshire 2018

What’s on over the Christmas Holidays and New Year in Berkshire 2018

If you’re looking for things to do over the Christmas Holidays and New Year break 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 Baileys and read on. […]

Peter Pan Review, Aylesbury Watersite Theatre

Peter Pan Review, Aylesbury Watersite Theatre

Last night we went to see Peter Pan at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre on our annual family trip to the panto. This is the fifth panto we have been to at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre and I think this year has been the best so far. The […]

Dick Whittington Review, The Kenton Theatre

Dick Whittington Review, The Kenton Theatre

Going to the panto, like for many families has become an annual tradition in our house, and it gives us some light comedy relief during this busy Christmas period . Yesterday we were invited along to see Dick Whittington at the Kenton Theatre in Henley, […]

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

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

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (22 & 23 December) 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 December 2018

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

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (15 & 16 December) 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 […]

Snow White Pantomime Review: Wycombe Swan

Snow White Pantomime Review: Wycombe Swan

You really can’t beat a good old pantomime during the festive period, and tonight we were treated to a wonderful evening at Wycombe Swan watching this year’s panto, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. This show really does have it all, and it had our […]

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

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

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (8 & 9 December) 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 […]

The Fir Tree Review: Norden Farm, Maidenhead

The Fir Tree Review: Norden Farm, Maidenhead

Moomin Valley. Home to the loveable Moomin family, who are hibernating for the Winter, as Moomin’s tend to do. When they’re unexpectedly woken, they discover that Christmas is coming. But they have no idea what Christmas is, and it sounds like an angry and dangerous […]

Wokingham Living Advent Calendar 2018

Wokingham Living Advent Calendar 2018

Wokingham Living Advent Calendar runs from 1 to 24 December each year. Each weekday at 6pm and weekends at 4pm from 1 December to Christmas Eve, a venue around the town will host a FREE performance lasting approximately 20 minutes. A community project, we work […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 1 & 2 December 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 1 & 2 December 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (1 & 2 December) 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 […]

Christmas at Waddesdon – A Little Ankle Biters’ Review

Christmas at Waddesdon – A Little Ankle Biters’ Review

We were invited along to Waddesdon Manor last week to experience their Christmas Carnival themed displays, so if you’re not quite feeling festive enough yet, then make sure you pay them a visit. We went along to Waddesdon’s Christmas display last year and I have to […]

Windsor & Eton Living Advent Calendar 2018

Windsor & Eton Living Advent Calendar 2018

Now in its sixth successive season, the Windsor & Eton Living Advent Calendar is a family favourite which has become a must for locals in the town centre. Based on an original idea from Stockholm, The Windsor and Eton Living Advent Calendar is a collaborative […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 24 & 25 November 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 24 & 25 November 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (24 & 25 November) 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 […]

Giggling Squid Wokingham: Our Family Dining Review

Giggling Squid Wokingham: Our Family Dining Review

We were lucky enough to be invited to Giggling Squid in Wokingham to try out their menu, and we can confirm the restaurant is certainly not to be laughed at. Giggling Squid is a small chain of about 30 Thai Tapas restaurants, currently mainly in […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 17 & 18 November 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 17 & 18 November 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (17 & 18 November) 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: 10 & 11 November 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 10 & 11 November 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (10 & 11 November) 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 […]

Christmas Lights Switch On Events Berkshire 2018

Christmas Lights Switch On Events Berkshire 2018

There’s not much of a more magical way to kick off the Christmas festivities than going along to your local Christmas lights switch on event with the kids. These are great afternoons where you can wrap up warm and enjoy the celebrations, sometimes even with […]

Christmas Gift Guide 2018: Present Ideas for Children

Christmas Gift Guide 2018: Present Ideas for Children

Santa is dusting off his red suit, the reindeers are resting ready for the big night and everything in the North Pole is well and truly gearing up for a magical Christmas 2018. We’ve been speaking to an Elf in the know and have this […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 3 & 4 November 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 3 & 4 November 2018

Welcome to November (how’d that happen?!), and with it being fireworks weekend we’ve got a whopper of a weekly update to share with you. If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (3 & 4 November) with the kiddies in Berkshire and just beyond, […]

The Fir Tree: Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Maidenhead

The Fir Tree: Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Maidenhead

The Moomins head to Maidenhead this festive season to take to the stage at Norden Farm Centre for the Arts’ family Christmas Show, The Fir Tree. Author and Illustrator Tove Jansson’s much-loved story from Tales in Moominvalley, will run from Tuesday 20 November until Sunday […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 27 & 28 October 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 27 & 28 October 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (27 & 28 October) 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 […]

The Berkshire Christmas Festival 2018

The Berkshire Christmas Festival 2018

This year’s Berkshire Christmas Festival takes place on 10 and 11 November 2018 at Newbury Showground in Thatcham, including the ever popular Festival of Dogs at this show with something for everyone. There will be plenty of activities for all the family, with rural crafters […]

7 Easy Halloween Party Recipes for Kids

7 Easy Halloween Party Recipes for Kids

We’re big fans of Halloween for little ones here at Little Ankle Biters, and we’re always looking for easy Halloween food recipes we can quickly put together to get maximum results, and have some fun with the kiddies in the kitchen at the same time. […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 20 & 21 October 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 20 & 21 October 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (20 & 21 October) 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 […]

Best Christmas Markets in the UK 2018

Best Christmas Markets in the UK 2018

There’s not much beats the smell of Christmas markets with all those yummy food stalls, mulled wine and Christmas scented goodies, and it’s something the whole family can enjoy. We’ve pulled together a list of our favourite Christmas Markets, to make it that bit easier […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 13 & 14 October 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 13 & 14 October 2018

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (13 & 14 October) 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 […]

Windsor On Ice – Christmas 2018

Windsor On Ice – Christmas 2018

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a visit with the kiddies to an ice rink, showing the world you still have your Jayne Torvill moves. Ahem. And if that doesn’t quite materialise, there’s always the trusty penguins to scoot around on. Or the bar for a […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 6 & 7 October 2018

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 6 & 7 October 2018

Happy October! If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (6 & 7 October) 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. […]

Win a Family Ticket to Royal Windsor Racecourse Fireworks 2018: T&Cs

Win a Family Ticket to Royal Windsor Racecourse Fireworks 2018: T&Cs

We’ve teamed up with Royal Windsor Racecourse to offer one lucky family a family ticket (2 adults & 2 children) to their fireworks extravaganza on Saturday 3 November 2018. This year it’s a Spookfest with a fangtastic fireworks display and an evening bursting with family […]

Royal Windsor Racecourse Spookfest & Sparkle Fireworks Display 2018

Royal Windsor Racecourse Spookfest & Sparkle Fireworks Display 2018

Last year’s spectacular at Royal Windsor Racecourse sold out early, so hurry and book your tickets for this year’s fireworks highlight and massive fun fair… Yes, the nights are drawing in, but there’s a real highlight coming up. On Saturday 3 November, the skies above […]

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

**Competition now closed**   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… […]

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 […]


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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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