Milton Keynes Kids

Milton Keynes mum, two little boys and a husband who makes a lot of picnics – our adventures around MK, Beds, Herts, Bucks, Northants and beyond

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10 FREE beaches in Milton Keynes and Bedfordshire

There are many benefits of living in Milton Keynes. Being close to the seaside is not one of them. Of course it’s fabulous to take a trip to the coast during the school holidays, but it’s going to take you a good couple of hours in whichever direction...

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New Bradwell Park – guest blog post

We love finding new parks and free places to visit so I was delighted when one of my facebook followers Nicole offered to send me some pictures and write a guest blog post. She’s been to New Bradwell Park so this is her review and pictures.   “This...

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Flamstead Scarecrow Festival 2016

The Flamstead Scarecrow Festival is one of our favourite events of the year. It’s on 19th-21st August 2016. In a nutshell, Flamstead is a small, lovely village in Hertfordshire and once a year around 90 residents create the most fabulous scarecrows and display...

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Thomas the Tank Engine Play Station at Centre MK

SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO! Any Thomas the Tank Engine fans in your house? If you’re heading to Centre MK on 18th August 2016 then there’s a FREE Thomas & Friends play area outside John Lewis next to the beach. It’s recommended for children aged 3+...

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Fun at the splash park, Verulamium Park St Albans

Splash parks are one of the most fab free places to take your kids to cool down when its hot. We’d heard really positive things about the one in Verulamium Park in St Albans and with sat nav saying it was less than 40 mins from where we live in Milton Keynes and...

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Rushmere Country Park Summer Fayre and Dog Show 2016

Rushmere Country Park in Bedfordshire is one of the places we keep going back to as it’s only around 20 mins from Milton Keynes and is a fun cheap morning or afternoon out. It has a lovely wooden sculpture and fairy door trail. My 3 year old loves searching for...

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