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  • 10 Creative At-Home Activities for Families

    10 Creative At-Home Activities for Families

    If you’re reading this, chances are you’re a lover of all things creative. We’re also guessing that you’re feeling slightly overwhelmed by all the new digital options out there...

    3/26/2020 6:08:29 PM
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  • *Win* a signed copy of Book of PLAY! by Michael Rosen

    *Win* a signed copy of Book of PLAY! by Michael Rosen

    When did you last make time for play? The Play Well exhibition at London's Wellcome Collection has been such as hit with young and old alike that they’ve extended it until 13th April.

    3/10/2020 10:09:31 AM
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  • Top Five Free Family Friendly Events - March 2020

    Top Five Free Family Friendly Events - March 2020

    The temperature may still be nippy outside but there's lots going on to get the family warmed up and energised in body and mind! Here's our pick of the Top Five Free Family Friendly Events in March.

    3/4/2020 4:51:07 PM
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  • Top Free Family Friendly Events - January & February 2020

    Top Free Family Friendly Events - January & February 2020

    It's a new year and a new decade! It may be the first month of the year but your favourite theatres, arts centres and libraries have already sprung into action, ready to welcome families.

    2/10/2020 12:32:13 PM
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  • Everyday Creativity – The January Challenge from 64 Million Artists

    Everyday Creativity – The January Challenge from 64 Million Artists

    The Family Arts Campaign and Fantastic for Families have been taking part in the January Challenge, an annual initiative created by 64 Million Artists which encourages people to respond to a creative ...

    1/17/2020 3:49:07 PM
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  • How often do your parents spend quality time with their grandchildren?

    How often do your parents spend quality time with their grandchildren?

    How often does your parent spend quality time with their grandchildren? Is it once a month, only on special occasions, or are they lucky enough to get a weekly outing?

    12/19/2019 2:13:09 PM
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  • Five Top Picks for Family Days Out this December

    Five Top Picks for Family Days Out this December

    The festive season has now officially arrived! At this busy time of year, between Christmas shopping, visiting family and eating one too many mince pies, we here at Fantastic for Families are here to ...

    11/28/2019 11:20:55 AM
    Laura Rothwell
  • UK’s best pantomime? Our visit to Chippy Theatre

    UK’s best pantomime? Our visit to Chippy Theatre

    “Chippy”, as the locals call it, has been hailed a ‘real Cotswolds town’, as yet unchanged by the effects of tourism on this idyllic part of the English countryside.

    11/27/2019 12:58:01 PM
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  • Stories that take you to hidden places: family art workshops in South London

    Stories that take you to hidden places: family art workshops in South London

    We were thrilled to visit Turf Projects this week, a small and welcoming gallery space tucked away in the corner of a busy shopping centre in Croydon, South London. Turf have built a strong family fol...

    11/14/2019 1:46:54 PM
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  • A Fantastic Christmas for Families at South London’s Fairfield Halls

    A Fantastic Christmas for Families at South London’s Fairfield Halls

    Planning a family trip to the panto this Christmas? The popular theatre genre has always been a hit with families, but the shiny new Fairfield Halls in South London has vowed to go the extra mile this...

    11/6/2019 2:15:52 PM
    Layla McDonald
  • To the moon and back: amazing stories for five year olds

    To the moon and back: amazing stories for five year olds

    Space enthusiasts amongst you will know that this year marks 50 years since the moon landing. You’ll also probably know that no one gets as excited about space as the little ones of the family. ...

    10/31/2019 5:00:46 PM
    Layla McDonald
  • How can I help my little one discover music? B’Opera for the under 5’s

    How can I help my little one discover music? B’Opera for the under 5’s

    B’Opera creates beautiful music for tiny ears. Have we piqued your interest yet? It's certainly going down well in the West Midlands, where its performers Zoë, Jac and Phil wanted to create...

    11/20/2019 1:07:15 PM
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  • Five of the Best Free Family Days Out this October Half Term

    Five of the Best Free Family Days Out this October Half Term

    Somehow, it is October, which means three things; adverts about Christmas, the dreaded autumn bug doing the rounds at school and half-term. Has the first term of the school year gone as quickly for yo...

    10/19/2019 1:10:48 PM
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  • *Win* a family ticket to see Soonchild at venues all over the UK

    *Win* a family ticket to see Soonchild at venues all over the UK

    Red Earth Theatre presents Soonchild based on the book by Russell Hoban, illustrated by Alexis Deacon

    10/13/2019 9:42:00 PM
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  • World Ballet Day 2019

    World Ballet Day 2019

    Twirl and jump, Spin and sparkle, Pliés and twist...Because its World Ballet day on Wednesday 23rd October! And to celebrate we’ve rounded up a few of our many enchanting d...

    10/16/2019 9:55:47 AM
    Layla McDonald
  • Space-themed family events this October

    Space-themed family events this October

    As summer is falling behind us, it’s time to put your sun hats away and zip up your space suits for a month of sci-fi fun. With Halloween on the horizon, it’s not all about the scare facto...

    10/2/2019 2:12:34 PM
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  • *Win* a Family Ticket to I Believe in Unicorns!

    *Win* a Family Ticket to I Believe in Unicorns!

    This modern day classic comes Fantastic for Families recommended. Olivier Award nominated Wizard Presents brings best-selling children’s author Michael Morpurgo’s enchanting tale to life, ...

    9/26/2019 3:31:56 PM
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  • Top children's festival returns with a programme of world-class theatre

    Top children's festival returns with a programme of world-class theatre

    TakeOff Festival, England’s leading children’s theatre festival returns to County Durham 21-26 October 2019.

    9/12/2019 4:41:16 PM
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  • Fantastic Family Days Out in September

    Fantastic Family Days Out in September

    Are you looking for ways to keep the whole family entertained in September? Look no further! Here’s our Fantastic for Families guide to the very best days out over the coming month.

    8/30/2019 2:47:48 PM
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  • GIVEAWAY: win £100 of children's outdoor & nature books

    GIVEAWAY: win £100 of children's outdoor & nature books

    To celebrate all of the fantastic outdoor activities happening this summer, we’re giving away this mega-bundle of Outdoor and Nature books for children and families, specially selected...

    7/22/2019 8:23:22 AM
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