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What to do this half term in London

From drawing to storytelling, board games to pumpkin carving, there’s a whole heap of family…

Make reading easy: Phonics Spelling Dictionary

Most parents with children at school would not have learnt to read and spell using…

Giveaway: Tickets to Quentin Blake’s Mrs Armitage and The Big Wave

Win tickets to Quentin Blake’s ‘Mrs Armitage and the Big Wave’ After a sell out season…

You must remember this: Meminio’s keepsake cases

Memories are important to us all, but there comes a time in everyone’s life when they mean more than ever. “Losing my mum at such a young age didn’t really affect me,” says Marie, co-founder of West London memory business Meminio.

BYO Baby: A singing session for parents and little ones

by Rhiane Kirkby Are you a stay-at-home parent or carer who loves exercising your vocal…

Full moon risin’: Harvest festivals of London

A week from today, on the 16th of September, the Harvest Moon will fill the sky, a harbinger of autumn’s rapid approach.

8 great ways to enjoy London’s Royal Parks this August

Fairy-tale walks, free jazz, bird-spotting and trapeze school—there’s something for all ages and inclinations this…

Garsons Farm
Pick your own: it doesn’t get any fresher than this

Let the kids get hands-on and pick their own strawberries—or sweetcorn, or peas, or a…

Free London! 10 places to take the kids this summer

Looking for something to do with the kids in London this summer? Not keen to…

Free London! 10 places to take the kids this summer

Looking for something to do with the kids in London this summer? Not keen to…

Say Hola, Bonjour, Ciao with Teach Yourself Languages Online

Arrive on holiday speaking like a local and open up a whole new world! Most…

On Yer Bike: London’s cycle superhighways

By Deborah Talbot One of the interesting aspects of being in London, according to Jonathan…

Fantastic Faraday School

In a far-flung corner of the East End, where the River Lea meets the Thames…

Do: Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

By Hazel Tsoi-Wiles The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is situated in E20, in a part…

Brooks Farm
Discover London Urban Farms: Brooks Farm in Leyton

by Deborah Talbot One of the great things about living in London is the crazy…

Discover Childrens Story Centre
Do: Discover Children’s Story Centre

Discover Children’s Story Centre is a surprising find along Stratford High Street, which mostly serves…

Do: Summer in London 2016

There’s no shortage of activities, events and classes over the summer holidays in London this…

Pride London
Show Your Pride in London

If you were saddened and outraged by the horrific attack this week at a gay…

Roll out the rug…it’s National Picnic Week!

By Kerry Law Don’t be put off by thoughts of sand in your sandwich, unwelcome…

Spotlight: Mothers Hub

The ‘mumpreneur’ phenomenon and community action It is perhaps a fact of life in our…