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What’s on this Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire: 25 – 27 May 2019

What’s on this Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire: 25 – 27 May 2019

May really is a beauty of a month, and the 2nd Bank Holiday Weekend is fast approaching. We’ve been checking out what’s on for families in Berkshire and we’re pleased to announce there’s more fun than you can shake a Morris Dancers stick at. From […]

What’s on in Berkshire May Half Term 2019

What’s on in Berkshire May Half Term 2019

May Half Term is just around the corner, and if you’re looking for things to do with the kiddies over the school holidays then have a look at our handy guide to all the best bits in Berkshire this half term 27 – 31 May […]

Bluebell Walks in Berkshire for Families

Bluebell Walks in Berkshire for Families

Bluebells traditionally start appearing from mid April through to May, they really are a stunning sight and a lovely way to spend a morning with the kiddies. We’ve got a handy guide to some of our favourite places to go for a bluebell walk in […]

The Living Rainforest Review

The Living Rainforest Review

I must have driven past the sign to The Living Rainforest on the A34 countless times, so a few weeks ago we decided to pay them a visit. Both of my children are aware of the human impact on the environment and are keen to […]

Best Afternoon Teas for Mother’s Day in Berkshire

Best Afternoon Teas for Mother’s Day in Berkshire

Over the last few years we’ve worked tirelessly to try and find Berkshire’s best afternoon tea, all in the name of research of course… And with Mother’s Day just around the corner **Sunday 31 March, ahem** we thought now was the perfect time to share […]

What’s on over the Easter School Holidays in Berkshire 2019

What’s on over the Easter School Holidays in Berkshire 2019

If you’re looking for things to do with the kiddies over the Easter school holidays in Berkshire, we’ve got good news. There’s absolutely loads happening, and we’ve got a handy guide to all the not-to-be-missed bits right here. We’ll also be adding to this as […]

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2019 Winners

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2019 Winners

Wow! A huge thank you to everyone who nominated and voted in your thousands in this year’s Little Ankle Biters Awards. We’ve been overwhelmed by the support and votes received. We’re really excited to now announce your winners for 2019. Drum roll please………   Award […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 2 & 3 March 2019

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 2 & 3 March 2019

We hope you’ve had a good week and everyone’s made it back to school with their sanity in check (just about here). March is imminent and if you’ve got a spring in your step, you’ll find plenty of things to do this weekend (2 & […]

The Best Festivals for Families 2019

The Best Festivals for Families 2019

Wellies, tents, food stalls, entertainment, and not forgetting getting your groove on in a field. What’s not to love about festivals? And they’re a great place to take the kiddies too, your festival days don’t have to be behind you just yet. There are some […]

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 26 & 27 January 2019

What’s on this Weekend for Families in Berkshire: 26 & 27 January 2019

If you’re looking for things to do this weekend (26 & 27 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 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. […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]



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