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Children’s Parties; to host or not to host?

Being the host of any party can be a stressful affair at the best of times, but when faced with eight little expectant faces the pressure is really on! Electing to host your child’s birthday party at home, as well as opting to provide the entertainment yourself, are not decisions to be taken lightly – […]



How To Protect and Save Wildlife Near Your Home

Naomi Webb makes some suggestions for helping your family nurture the wildlife near your home – there are some great ideas to try over the Summer Holidays!

“You might not realise it, but many of our day-to-day activities harm local wildlife. For instance, the cars we drive pollute the environment, the homes we build don’t provide birds with anywhere to nest, and the way we garden adds harsh pesticides and chemicals to the soil and can make animals very unwell. So, it’s not surprising that lots of British species are in decline! If you’d like to protect and save natural wildlife near your home, here’s what you can do… [Continue Reading…]



What’s On This Weekend

We hope you’re hungry! There are some fabulous activities for the family this weekend and for some reason this weekend is very popular for foodie activities! Read on to find out the out picks for what to do this weekend!

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Win a Pair of Tickets to Californian Wine Tasting with The Vineyard Hotel and Spa, Newbury

This is your chance to win a pair of tickets to The Vineyard’s Californian Wine Tasting on Saturday 14th May 11am – 5pm. You will have the chance to taste and purchase over 50 Californian wines from various regions throughout California. Peter Michael Winery, Benovia, Ferrari-Carano, Waterstone, Honig Vineyards and Rudd Estate will be but a small selection of bottles being opened. The winery owners and representatives will also be there too so feel free to ask them anything about their wines or even just life in California’s wine country! The tickets are worth £30 per person. Winner will be announce Monday 9th May.

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