Family

ON THE SHELF

ON THE SHELF

  The Co-operative Childcare has taken its first step into children’s literature, launching a five-book series that has been co-created by children, colleagues and a children’s author, Pippa Pixley. Pippa, who has worked on a number of picture books in the past, has been working closely with The Co-operative Childcare pre-schoolers and colleagues in creative […]

THE COOLEST ATTRACTION

THE COOLEST ATTRACTION

    The coolest attraction in Leeds returns this week as Millennium Square welcomes back the popular Ice Cube outdoor skating rink. Now in its 16th year, the Ice Cube will be open today, Friday, January 22 until Sunday, February 21 2016 and is organised by Leeds City Council with support from media partners Capital […]

SCHOOLS OUT SOON!

SCHOOLS OUT SOON!

  A fantastic week of everything from music and history, science and nature, to arts and crafts will help keep the family busy at Leeds Museums and Galleries this half term. Lotherton Hall will be celebrating all things feathered during their Love Birds week, which runs from Saturday, Feb 14 until Sunday, Feb 21 every […]

Family fun at Snozone all summer long

Family fun at Snozone all summer long

Family fun at Snozone all summer long! Families will be entertained all summer at Snozone Castleford starting with Snozone’s Family Fun Day on 11th July between 11am-4pm.  Children can see Peppa Pig at intervals throughout the day, as well as live music, a stilt walker, face painting, a mini cinema, arts & crafts, soft play […]

MOTHERS DAY

MOTHERS DAY

As early as the 17th century Mothering Sunday started to be celebrated in England. It was usually on the fourth Sunday of Lent when after prayers and church services to honour the Virgin Mary, children brought gifts and flowers to pay tribute to their own mothers. Servants, apprentices and people living away from home were […]