Monsters – The Good, The Bad and The Cuddly – A day out at South Shields

South Shields has been on my radar for quite some time but I’ve just never got there. Today with the weather looking brighter further north I decided it was time to make the trip. First,…

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Easter Egg-Stravaganza at Preston Park Museum

Preston Park has so much to do on any day (which you can read about here) but today was the one-day Easter Egg-Stravaganza event and like all events they do, it did not disappoint! Now…

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Free family fun – Infinity Pitch at the Baltic

Where to start! The colours, the creativity, the freedom! The new play installation at the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art is fantastic and free. Pester & Rossi have created an amazing space to play by your…

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Foxglove Covert Nature Reserve, Catterick, North Yorkshire

Foxglove Covert Nature Reserve is located within a military facility so it can be a bit daunting the first visit if you’re not familiar with going onto military bases. You need some form of Id…

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An afternoon out to High Force & Bowlees Picnic Area

If you haven’t been before then High Force is well worth a visit with an impressive 70ft drop into a plunge pool below, the waterfall is spectacular. It is also England’s highest uninterrupted drop of…

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