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Twinkle – a circus show for little people | review

You would honestly never guess what’s behind the colourful gates of Yard Arts in St Agnes. It’s a whole community of lovely caravans, little gardens and places to sit and relax, and a huge dome tent. Today, we went to see Twinkle – the circus show for little people there and…

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Bristol Balloon Fiesta 2016 insider’s guide | where to watch, where to park

Are you coming to the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta? Whether you’re a local planning to make an adventure out of watching one of the flights, or a visitor to Bristol to see one of the most special sights in the UK, here’s a guide. The Balloon Fiesta itself – facts:…

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one of Bristol’s biggest weekends | July 23/24 2016

If you’re looking for things to do together as a family, which are free, fun and focused on all of you, then two of the biggest things Bristol has to offer are happening this weekend. Upfest 2016 #upfest2016 #streetart #festival #Artist registration open until 27th March via Upfest.co.uk #bristol #bristolgraffiti…

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what’s on for kids at Bristol Harbour Festival | 2016

I’ve just been down to Harbourside for the children’s TV retrospective at MShed, which is very good, you should check it out. My goodness, the whole place is gearing up for the weekend! So, what’s on for kids at Bristol Harbour Festival 2016? It’s going to be mega this year,…

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Things to do in Bristol with kids this summer | July and August

I don’t think this’ll be the last post of this kind, with the school holidays coming up and all, but here’s some ideas for things to do in Bristol with kids this Summer. Letters From The Wild, Sunday 10th July, Brandon Hill Park, Free This Sunday, there’s nature trails, games,…

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The Secret Life of Pets | review from the Everyman Cinema Bristol

Yesterday I decided to take Tibbs for her first every cinema trip. We went to see the Secret Life of Pets at the new Everyman Cinema on Whiteladies. It used to feel indulgent going to the cinema in the week, pre-kids, now it just feels practical. It made me realise…

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New things to do with the kids this week in Bristol | June 2016

Phew! Back online after a week of no internet, feels a bit weird. Anyway, I’ll get straight into it and tell you the story of how we came to be without the internet tomorrow. Here’s some things to do in Bristol with kids this week. The Outdoors Project expands to…

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The Wychwood festival preview | win weekend family tickets with the Bristol Parent

It’s festival season! And we’re finally going to bit the bullet and do it, we’re going to Wychwood Festival! It’s June 3-5th in the grounds of beautiful Cheltenham racecourse. We’ve been tempted into going by the ease of access from Bristol (it’s kind of an hour’s drive from home) and…

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Two free outdoor activities with kids in Bristol this April

It’s warming up and the rain is gradually stopping, it’s time for some free outdoor activities for kids in Bristol this April. Windmill Hill’s 40th birthday Wild Outdoors Day – Saturday 16th April – 12-4pm – FREE  Wild Outdoors Day, taking place on Saturday 16th April, will include a host…

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