Things to do over half term in Worcestershire

The school holidays have crept up on us this time but we have still had time to put together our fantastic half term events guide – your go to place for all the fun things to do in Worcestershire both big and small. Check it out at May Half Term in Worcestershire There is still time…

Schools: National Offer Day

I am one of the nervous parents anxiously awaiting National Offer Day on Monday 16th April to see whether my eldest has got into our first choice of First School. Worcestershire County Council are responsible for issuing the offer on Monday and most people will be able to log into their online account at midnight…

Family Life Worcestershire needs you!

Can you help me make the Family Life Worcestershire website and social media the best resource for local families for both fun and information. So I can best direct my time around work, study and my girls can you tell me what you would like to see on this site and on Facebook and Twitter….

Review: Stratford Butterfly Farm

It can be a real struggle to find an attraction which you can enjoy come rain or shine. At Stratford Butterfly Farm a visit feels like a tropical holiday. With that in mind, I was glad that me and the girls had many layers we could remove after we had entered and the heat hit…

Easter Mini Review: Becketts Farm

Wanting to see the lambs, chicks and goats? Beckett’s Farm has all of these under the cover of a marquee – see what we thought when we visited.

Easter Mini Review: Spring Nature Trail, Kingfisher

During the Easter holidays, nature has come inside The Kingfisher Centre in Redditch. So whilst we are waiting for the sun to remember it is spring, we decided to check it out before we went onto the play centre. Collecting our free map at Customer Services we started with a photograph on the bench for…

Secret Life of 4 & 5 year olds are seeking applicants

Does your 4 or 5 year old do the funniest things when you are not looking? All young children can be characters and I love how Channel 4’s Secret Life of 4 & 5 Year Olds captures that. The award-winning Channel 4 series is returning to follow 4 and 5 year olds, as they play,…

Review: Bodenham Arboretum

Bodenham Arboretum is a hidden treasure which I had heard about but never got around to visiting. However when they announced their recent Fairy Trail, I knew my eldest would love to hunt down the fairies so we made sure we visited before the trail ended. We visited accompanied by a friend, one sunny but…