Cheap October days out and pumpkin patches

Cheap October days out and pumpkin patches

This is my personal guide to cheap October half term and Halloween days out in and around Milton Keynes for 2020. I’ve included a list of pumpkin patches local to Milton Keynes too. Due to covid-19 measures in place things are a bit different this year. You may...
Santa’s grottos in and around Milton Keynes 2020

Santa’s grottos in and around Milton Keynes 2020

This is a huge list of some of the best Santa’s grottos in and around Milton Keynes. As I write this at the start of October 2020 I’ve had a look and some Santa’s grottos in and around Milton Keynes have already sold out completely or are limited in...
Wigginton play area, Hertfordshire review

Wigginton play area, Hertfordshire review

Wigginton play area is a delightful free park to visit in the lovely village of Wigginton, Hertfordshire. This is review of Wigginton Park – I visited with my two children aged seven and five in September 2020 as part of our search for free and cheap days out...
Wolverton to Cosgrove Grand Union canal pub walk

Wolverton to Cosgrove Grand Union canal pub walk

There is an absolutely lovely walk which takes you along the canal from Wolverton in Milton Keynes up to Cosgrove. It goes from a pub to a pub and crosses the Iron Trunk Aqueduct in which you can also walk through the cattle creep tunnel. There’s also a...
Blanchard Crescent park, Monkston, Milton Keynes

Blanchard Crescent park, Monkston, Milton Keynes

Monkston in Milton Keynes is an excellent place to find a number of free parks for children within walking distance, as well as spot Starship Delivery Robots and join up with Ouzel Valley Park which stretches some distance in Milton Keynes. This is a review of those...
Lodge Lake to railway bridge Bradwell, Milton Keynes

Lodge Lake to railway bridge Bradwell, Milton Keynes

Loughton Valley Park is a large park in Milton Keynes managed by┬áThe Parks Trust that incorporates several areas from Bancroft in the North of the park through Bradwell, on to Lodge Lake and Teardrops Lakes. You’d be best to cover the entire area on bikes...