Month: June 2017

8 of the Best Travel Cots 2017

Need a portable cot for your family holiday or a night away from home? We’ve picked out 8 of the best travel cots for a straightforward and stress-free sleep time. BabyBjÖrn Travel Cot Light Lightweight (5kg), compact and folds out in one movement. The soft mattress makes the travel cot a comfortable and snug place for your child to settle on trips away from home. This cot is suitable for children aged 0–3 years. £184.99, www.uberkids.co.uk Phil & Teds Traveller 4.0 Weighing only 6lbs, this travel cots really does live up to its name. The all-round ventilated mesh sides...

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Baby & Toddler Breaks at Sands Resort Hotel, Cornwall

The first holiday with your baby or toddler is very special and you might be a little nervous about taking your little one out of its usual environment. The team at Sands Resort Hotel near Newquay has more than 40 years of experience in providing holidays for families with young children and knows exactly what is important for new parents. Just play, relax and catch up on some much needed sleep and the friendly staff will take care of the rest. Baby friendly facilities From spacious 2-room family suites to flexible meal times, a crèche and baby friendly facilities...

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Essex Fire Station Open Days 2017

Essex Fire Station Open Days are a great opportunity to let kids to take a closer look at some fire engines and equipment, meet local firefighters, and maybe even have a go with a fire hose. Parent can also get useful tips for protecting their homes and staying safe on the road. Here you’ll find a complete list of all the open days still to come this year. Essex Fire Station Open Days 2017   Basildon Fire Station Open Day Sun 24 Sept 2017, 10.00am-4.00pm Broadmayne, Basildon, Essex, SS14 1EH Meet our firefighters, sit in our fire engine and...

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July Events in Essex for Babies, Children and Families

Top local listings for July events in Essex that are perfect for babies, toddlers, big kids and families! Discover what’s on near you, including children’s activities, workshops, shows, open days and fun things to do.  You can add to our list of July events in Essex by visiting our Add Event page.   July Events in Essex   Events: Saturday 1st July – Thursday 6th July 2017 Merlins Bird Watching Club for Young at Ingrebourne Valley Visitor Centre Sat 1 July 2017, 10.30am-12.30pm Hornchurch Country Park, Squadron’s Approach, Hornchurch, Essex RM12 6DF Named after the Merlin engines that once...

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Captain Barnacles and Kwazii visit Lee Valley Park Farms this July

Jumping jellyfish! Octonauts fans are in for a treat as Captain Barnacles and Kwazii visit Lee Valley Park Farms on Saturday 1 July. Families are invited to join the characters at the Waltham Abbey farm for a day of fun and excitement. The dynamic duo are leaving their Octopod to star in a mini show, Octonauts: To Your Stations. With plenty of audience participation, Captain Barnacles and Kwazii will be leading new recruits to become fully fledged Octonaut Cadets. The interactive mini show will have four sitting throughout the day at 11:00, 12:30, 14:00 and 15:30. The Octonauts show is...

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