COMPETITION: Win Bluedot 2019 Tickets

Enter our competition to win a family camping pass to the 2019 bluedot festival! With a line-up for the most discerning of modern music lovers – with headliners New Order, Kraftwerk, Hot Chip – bluedot’s fo...

Bank Holiday Electriks at The Refuge

Enjoy a May Weekender for the whole family with Our Friends Electrik at The Refuge in Manchester. For those who want to keep it simple you really don't need to leave the city at all! The crossroads of Oxford Ro...
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Bluedot: Perfect family festival blasts off!

Perfect for families, this year's Bluedot festival will be blasting off at Cheshire's Jodrell Bank Observatory on 19th July. To say the kids can't wait is in understatement. With a special 'Family encounters' p...
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Win a family ticket to Drayton Manor Park this Easter

We're excited to have a family ticket to the award-winning Drayton Manor Park to giveaway to one lucky winner, so you can join in the celebrations between Wednesday 28th March to Sunday 15th April.   ...
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Drayton Manor Park is Eggs-ellent this Easter!

Drayton Manor Park has so much to see and do this Easter with a variety of eggs-ellent activities, Easter trails, animal talks, family and thrill rides and so much more. Even better we have a family ticket to t...
gifts for book lovers

Top 10 gifts for book lovers of all ages

Top 10 gifts for book lovers of all ages - words Al Woods If you know someone who loves nothing more than spending a few blissful hours with their favorite author, snuggled up on the sofa or in bed, immersed i...
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How to get your kids into art

How to get your kids into art - words Alexa Wang Children are an unbridled fountain of creativity, from scribbling on walls to inventing imaginary friends. While these activities are (usually) something kids ...
Dazzle & Fizz Kids Party

Dazzle & Fizz: Pimp up your party!

From balloon modellers to pass the parcel to magic shows to musical bumps, children’s parties can be a tightrope act somewhere between happy smiles and total meltdown (and that's just you)! They're no mean fea...

#Leaversdisco! What’s a party without a few photos?

It's all laughter and good times at the school disco with photo booth selfie fun. School’s out for summer. And with the end of term round of school discos feeling like they were months ago already, parents and...
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Chill Factore: Keeping cool at the end of the holidays

If you think snow and summer only go together in the mind of Frozen's singing snowman Olaf, your kids will be telling a different story with a treat visit to Chill Factore these summer holidays.   ...
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How to create a Zen den for you children this summer

How to create a Zen den for you children to relax in this summer - words Alexa Wang With the summer holidays fast approaching, it's the perfect time to put the finishing touches to your garden. By creating a ...
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Set Friendship in Motion with Thomas & Friends

Set Friendship in Motion with Thomas & Friends - words Alexa Wang I think we can all recall certain toys that for some reason we loved as kids and are still locked firmly in our brains. Now as adults we ca...
The Boss Baby

THE BOSS BABY – DreamWorks Animation Activity Sheets!

To celebrate the release of DreamWorks Animation’s THE BOSS BABY in cinemas now, we have two sets of incredible THE BOSS BABY prizes to giveaway and activity sheets to download! Featuring the voice talents of A...
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Chill Factore: The Coolest Day out in the North

From Santa's Grotto to sledging and skiing to Mini Moose Land for the tinies, Chill Factore is a fantastic treat for the whole family this Christmas. So if you're struggling to find something that's a bit diffe...
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Spooky Halloween jumpers for ghastly nights

Make for a ghastly Halloween night of trick or treating with these spooky jumpers - and they'll keep your little ghouls warm and cosy into the bargain!   The fluxlings policy when it comes to dress...
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Jungle Book Kids Yoga at St James Court!

St. James' Court, a Taj Hotel, is offering a bit more than the bare necessities this half term with their Jungle Book adventures! Combinging yoga classes with high tea, the sessions especially for kids will be ...
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Storks: Delivering in UK cinemas now

Great, fun new animated movie Storks is in cinemas now, and is a great option for half term days out. Starring Andy Samberg, Kelsey Grammer and Jennifer Aniston, the plot goes like this. Storks deliver babies.....
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Trolls: Counting down to the hair raising kids film!

The fluxlings have been waiting for the Trolls movie for what seems like forever, and if you've got kids they've surely been singing Justin Timberlake's 'Can't Stop the Feeling' from the movie all summer! Foll...
Kids running wild

Kids running wild – have they become little barbarians?

Kids running wild - have they become little barbarians? - words Alan Woods The History Channel’s latest docudrama, Barbarians Rising, is a stylised look at some of history’s most fearsome barbarians. It focus...
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Roald Dahl’s The BFG hits cinemas

Steven Spielberg brings the magic of Roald Dahl's The BFG to UK cinemas on July 22. The highly anticipated live-action blockbuster stars Academy Award winner Mark Rylance as the Big Friendly Giant and newcomer ...
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Ice Age: Collision Course – In cinemas now!

To celebrate the release of Ice Age: Collision Course, in cinemas now, we’re giving our lucky readers the chance to win a merchandise bundle including a sticker book, character magnets, 3D jigsaw, paddle ball, ...
bluedot festival at Jodrell Bank.

bluedot festival: Family line-up at Jodrell Bank

If you're thinking of taking the kids to a festival this year, get your skates on and get tickets to the brand new bluedot festival, with a great family lineup and kids go free on Sunday! The three-day festiva...
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5 things to keep your kids entertained on long journeys

5 things to keep your kids entertained on long journeys - words Alexa Wang Going on holiday with your family can be a fantastic experience, especially if you don’t get many opportunities to spend quality time ...
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Family Raving with Big Fish Little Fish

Just because you've got kids does not mean you have to hang up your clubbing hat. With Big Fish Little Fish family raves it's a new-old thing. Family raves are all the rage; and the Big Fish Little Fish crew a...
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BFG film trailer: When Roald Dahl met Steven Spielberg

Catch the BFG film trailer here for this summer's highly anticipated kid's movie release. THE BFG will arrive in UK cinemas in July and we're super excited to see Roald Dahl's 1982 classic given the Steven Spie...
Kung Fu Panda 3 premiere

KUNG FU PANDA 3: Premiere with Jack Black & Kate Hudson

KUNG FU PANDA 3 arrives in UK cinemas March 11th, and to celebrate, we’re giving away 3 family tickets to the star-studded UK Premiere taking place in London on Sunday 6th March. You and your family could walk ...
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Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Road Chip – In Cinemas Now

To celebrate the release of Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Road Chip out in cinemas now for half term, we’re giving five lucky readers the chance to win a bundle of Chipmunks goodies, including car stickers, pict...