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3foot People Festival tickets go on sale

Brace yourselves! We’re poised for the stampede as 3foot People Festival tickets go on sale. The 3foot People Festival, based in Chelmsford, is returning for its twelfth year and is scheduled to take place from Tuesday 26 June to Thursday 28 June 2018. Following yet another sell-out last year, the UK’s largest preschool event is expecting to welcome nearly 14,000 people over three days. The award-winning event will be held within the picturesque Hyland Park. Children and their parents and carers will be able to enjoy dozens of shows and activities in the decorated grounds of the Hyland estate....

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Easter Half Term Events in Essex 2018

Find activities and events to keep the kids entertained this Easter half term in Essex. From Easter egg hunts to magic shows and outdoor adventures. Details may be subject to change. Always check with the organiser before travelling. Events running throughout Easter half term in Essex Easter Egg Hunt at Beth Chatto Gardens Sat 24 March to Sun 8 April 2018, 10.00am – 4.00pm Elmstead Market, Colchester, Essex, CO7 7DB Join the great annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Beth Chatto Gardens! Explore the garden and see signs of spring as you find the hidden eggs. Complete the hunt...

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Free things to do in Essex with kids

Family days out don’t need to cost the earth. We’ve put together a list of free things to do in Essex with kids. From art to animals, here are some fun things to do with your family that won’t leave you feeling the pinch. Free Animal Attractions Ada Cole – Redwings Horse Sanctuary, Nazeing B181, near Nazeing, Essex EN9 2DH Redwings Ada Cole is rescue centre that is home to over 70 horses, ponies and donkeys. You are free to take a wander around the grounds to see the animals, who love to come over to be stroked. You...

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Feeding Your Family Right on a Budget

By CJ’s Fitbumps The weekly grocery bill can take a considerable chunk from your hard earned weekly income, and feeding a family today is a huge expense. With many of the fast food chains currently advertising family sized meals for £10 it can seem like an easy affordable option for those who are time poor and need something that’s quick and convenient.  Packaged, processed food tends to be made using cheaper ingredients with minimal nutritional value in them as they are mass produced. How to shop right We all know the health risks associated with a poor diet –...

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Essex Mother’s Day Events 2018

Get ready to pamper and indulge your mum at one of these Mother’s Day events taking place in Essex. From craft activities to full days out, we’ve rounded up the best mum-friendly activities that the whole family can enjoy. Essex Mother’s Day Events Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea The classic afternoon tea is sophisticated and extremely tasty Mother’s Day tradition. We’ve put together a list of some great kid-friendly afternoon tea venues in Essex that often have separate menus for little ones. Mother’s Day Workshop at Poplar Nurseries Sat 10 March 2018, 10.00am-11.00am Coggeshall Road, Marks Tey, Colchester, Essex CO6...

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