What you can do for free at Moggerhanger Park, Bedfordshire

What you can do for free at Moggerhanger Park, Bedfordshire

Moggerhanger Park is a Grade 1 listed Georgian Historic House set in 33 acres of parkland and woodland in Bedfordshire. The house itself is used for functions, events and weddings, and during the summer months they do paid tours. But if you want to explore the grounds...
Bancroft park, Milton Keynes

Bancroft park, Milton Keynes

The re-vamped park at Bancroft, Milton Keynes opened in February 2019. It includes a really cool wooden climbing frame called the ‘twisted wood adventure’. I took my sons to try it out a few weeks after it opened – at the time we visited they were...
Huge slide at Downs Barn Park, Milton Keynes

Huge slide at Downs Barn Park, Milton Keynes

There’s a HUGE slide at Downs Barn Park in Milton Keynes. Some of you who grew up in MK may remember going on it as children yourselves… well it’s still there! We first visited a few years ago when I started Milton Keynes Kids, but returned in...
Salcey Forest including the Zog trail

Salcey Forest including the Zog trail

Salcey Forest in Northamptonshire is an ancient woodland which is a remnant of the medieval royal hunting forest. There are several trails, a play area and a cafe. For those travelling from further afield, the big draw and most unique feature of Salcey used to be the...
Alice in Wonderland Wall, Tinkers Bridge, Milton Keynes

Alice in Wonderland Wall, Tinkers Bridge, Milton Keynes

There’s a really cool Alice in Wonderland mural on a building in Milton Keynes – great fun for the kids to see and it provides a good backdrop for some pretty cool photos. Watch my video below and then scroll down for more info to find out where it is. ...
Fun children’s area at Bletchley Library, Milton Keynes

Fun children’s area at Bletchley Library, Milton Keynes

If you’re anything like me, then on cold or wet days you might still want to get out of the house with the kids, but prefer to go somewhere inside that’s NOT a busy soft play. Well I enjoy trying to find alternatives – the latest was a trip to...