Wild camping near North East England

Long time followers of the blog will know that we love family camping. We usually do a couple of music festivals as a family each summer but clearly that is not an option this year in the midst of the…

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#AD: What we thought of the self-guided heritage walk of Newcastle upon Tyne with Curious About

Last week we did a self-guided heritage walk of Newcastle upon Tyne with Curious About through Fantastic for Families, this blog post is all about how we found the experience. Fantastic for Families As regular readers will know, we are…

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AD: Free event – Alternative Futures Exhibition in Gateshead

2019 is exhausting isn’t it? I’ve lost count of the amount of family members I’ve had political arguments with over the past year. It all feels a little bit bleak and hopeless. I’ve wondered many times – how will we…

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AD: Why Tyneside Cinema is a great option for families

Guilty confession time, up until last weekend, I had never watched a film at Tyneside Cinema. I’d been there for meetings, I’ve eaten in the cafe several times but I hadn’t actually watched a film. I think, like many people,…

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AD: A day out at Whitley Bay with Stagecoach’s the Seasider open top bus service

The Seasider is a new open-top bus service from Stagecoach. Stagecoach asked us to go along and try the service out so that I could tell you all about it. The service will be operating on weekends and bank holidays…

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