Category Archives: Days Out

Autumn with the National Trust

We woke up today and the weather was quite frankly rubbish. Cold, wet, grey with no promise of the sun making any kind of appearance. Another day in front of the TV loomed large. But as it was the final … Continue reading

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The Crocky Trail

The best family days out, as far as my kids are concerned, are ones where you get covered in mud. Scuffed knees, wet socks and fingernails so dirty, 20 minutes sat in the bath still fails to remove everything from … Continue reading

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Umberslade Farm at Christmas

There are certain days out at this time of year which are guaranteed to make you feel festive. The German markets, ice skating, mince pies round at your friends’ houses and a visit to a working farm. We were invited … Continue reading

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