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things to do in Basingstoke this Christmas

10 Things to do in Basingstoke This Christmas

I love visiting Basingstoke.  It’s one of the UK’s oldest market towns and I love getting some Christmas shopping done in Festival Place.  But there are plenty of things to do in Basingstoke this Christmas to get you feeling festive.   1 Tire The Kids Out at Flipout I’m not sure my post child birth […] Read more…

11 Reasons To Visit Blackgang Chine

11 Reasons to Visit Blackgang Chine

The Isle of Wight is home to the Uk’s oldest theme park, Blackgang Chine.  Both the Husband and I have memories of visiting when we were kids, and we visited together on our first holiday 20 (ouch) years ago.  We were both looking forward to taking the kids there to create their own memories, and […] Read more…

Christmas in Basingstoke

The 4th December marks the anniversary of when me and the husband started ‘going out’ many many moons ago.  23 to be precise.  It’s become a tradition that we spend the day doing a bit of Christmas shopping, and each year we try to go somewhere different. This year with the smalls spending the day […] Read more…

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New Balls Please: The Great British Tennis Weekend #GBTW

Getting My Wimbledon On!   The Great British Tennis Weekend is Saturday 16th – Sunday 17th July and offers the chance for you and your family to try some free tennis sessions at your local tennis club.   I’m not normally one to talk about sport.  You’re far more likely to find me watching Gilmore […] Read more…