A cultural family day out at Ouseburn, Newcastle

Earlier this summer I wrote about how the Fantastic for Families website is an excellent tool for finding cultural activities for families. You simply pop on the site and search via a postcode to bring up loads of upcoming arts and…

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Free fun activity the whole family can enjoy: Future Homes Exhibit Newcastle review

Lately, I’ve been fascinated by the future. We are on the cusp of a super computer breakthrough. They say that in the future, you’ll either tell a computer what to do, or be told what to do by a computer.…

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How to save money on a family day out in Newcastle with Go North East

Bar the Metro replacement service, I haven’t used the bus to travel for years. I grew up in a small town in County Durham that had no trains and have memories of getting the bus everywhere and being frustrated about…

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Finding cultural family activities with the Fantastic for Families website

What is Fantastic Families? Fantastic for Families is an initiative by the Family Arts Campaign: A large scale, national collaborative programme led by the visual and performing arts sectors to increase levels of arts engagement by families. The campaign focuses…

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Roman Women, Women Today at Vindolanda and the Sill, Hexham

If you live in the North East then I’m sure at this point you will have heard about Great Northumberland this summer. Over 56 days of summer in 2018, Northumberland County Council has curated a range of family friendly events that…

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