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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 […]

Splash Pads and Lidos in Berkshire

Splash Pads and Lidos in Berkshire

With Summer on our minds and thoughts turning to long hot days with the little ones, we started thinking about all the family friendly splash pads, pools and lidos in Berkshire and just beyond, to cool down and have some fun with the children. Here […]

What’s on this Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire: 26 – 28 May 2018

What’s on this Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire: 26 – 28 May 2018

May, you lovely thing you. Two Bank Holiday Weekends is just perfection and we’re feeling thoroughly spoilt. The 2nd one is fast approaching and there’s loads of fun things planned. If you’re looking for family friendly things to do in Berkshire this weekend, here’s are […]

What’s on in Berkshire May Half Term 2018

What’s on in Berkshire May Half Term 2018

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 28 May – 1 […]

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2018 Winners

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2018 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 2018. Drum roll please………   Award […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 19 & 20 May 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 19 & 20 May 2018

Unless you’ve been holidaying on a remote dessert island for the last 6 months (in which case, lucky you), it won’t have escaped your notice that there’s a certain Royal Wedding taking place this weekend in Windsor. Whether you’re heading in to town to get […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 12 – 13 May 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 12 – 13 May 2018

Here’s a handy guide to all the best, not-to-be-missed bits happening in Berkshire this weekend for families. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your email inbox, why not sign up to our weekly newsletter here.   Carters Steam Fair at […]

What’s on this Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire: 5 – 7 May 2018

What’s on this Bank Holiday Weekend in Berkshire: 5 – 7 May 2018

Hurrah, the 3 day weekend is within touching distance and we’ve got a handy guide right here for you covering what’s on this May Bank Holiday weekend in Berkshire for families. It’s as hot as we wish the weather was. If you’d like great events, […]

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2018 – Voting Now Closed!

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2018 – Voting Now Closed!

Annnnnd stop. Voting has now closed for the Little Ankle Biters Awards 2018. We’re off to get our calculators out, and will be announcing your winners here, and on our Facebook page, later this week. Thank you so much to everyone who took the time […]

Merry May Half Term Fun at the River & Rowing Museum

Merry May Half Term Fun at the River & Rowing Museum

If you’re looking for something to do over the May Half Term 2018, why not skip over to the River & Rowing Museum in Henley on Thames for bundles of family fun? From Weaving Wonders to Shimmering Shells, the Museum is packed with fun things […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 28 – 29 April 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 28 – 29 April 2018

Here’s a handy guide to all the best, not-to-be-missed bits happening in Berkshire this weekend for families. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your email inbox, why not sign up to our weekly newsletter here.   Little Me Carnival, Maidenhead […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 21 – 22 April 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 21 – 22 April 2018

Here’s a handy guide to all the best, not-to-be-missed bits happening in Berkshire this weekend for families. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your email inbox, why not sign up to our weekly newsletter here.   Teletubbies Live at the […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 14 – 15 April 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 14 – 15 April 2018

Here’s a handy guide to all the best, not-to-be-missed bits happening in Berkshire this weekend for families. If you’d like great events, competitions and recommendations sent directly to your email inbox, why not sign up to our weekly newsletter here.   Carters Steam Fair 80s […]

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2018 – Nominations Now Closed

Little Ankle Biters Awards 2018 – Nominations Now Closed

Nominations have now closed for the Little Ankle Biters Awards 2018, thank you for taking the time to nominate your favourite family friendly businesses in Berkshire. We’ll be announcing your finalists on Monday 30 April, there will be 5 in each category and you can […]

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 7 – 8 April 2018

What’s on this Weekend in Berkshire for Families: 7 – 8 April 2018

The Easter holidays are in full swing and you’ll be glad to hear there’s loads of fun events and days out for families in Berkshire this weekend. So here’s our handy guide to all the best bits happening 7 – 8 April 2018. Have fun! […]

Friends for All Norden Farm Competition T&Cs

Friends for All Norden Farm Competition T&Cs

**Competition Now Closed**   We’ve teamed up with our friends at Norden Farm Centre for the Arts in Maidenhead to give 2 lucky families the chance to win a family ticket (2 adults, 2 children) to see the fantastic children’s show ‘Friends for All’ at […]


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