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days out

Golden celebration at Didcot Railway Centre!

On Sunday we decided to visit Didcot Railway Centre for their 50th birthday gala event. The entrance is wonderful: you have to go through Didcot Parkway Station: lots more excitement for my little train addicts! (Please note there are steps to reach the centre. If I’d been on my own with the pushchair, it would […]

Fun at Frensham Little Pond

After our trip to the Rural Centre near Farnham, we weren’t ready to give up on the day and return home so a quick look at Trip Advisor told us that Frensham Little Pond was close by. I remembered seeing on Facebook that friends had visited there in the past so we headed straight over. […]

Trip to the Rural Life Centre, Tilford near Farnham

We set off for another local adventure, near to Farnham Castle and Waverley Abbey that we had visited recently. The Rural Life Centre contains all sorts of exhibits from country life over the past 150 years, with photos of many of the places that have been moved to the site. This weekend there are lots […]

Fun at the Look Out Discovery Centre, Bracknell

Picture the scene. We trundle out to the car and get in. Chris starts the engine. Anya pipes up ‘Are we going somewhere?’. Chris and I look at each other biting back a sarcastic answer of ‘no, we’re just going to sit in the car on the driveway for a few hours’. We headed off […]

Visit to Waverley Abbey ruins

After our trip to Farnham Castle, we headed off to another free English Heritage site nearby: the ruins of Waverley Abbey, England’s first Cistercian monastery. The ruins were spectacular and beautiful. Sadly they were also completely spoilt by ineffective, ignorant, idiotic parents who were letting their children climb on everything, endangering themselves and our heritage. […]