download (3)

British Science Festival Birmingham Saturday 6th September, The Library of Birmingham

The British Science Festival is visiting Birmingham this weekend and there really is something for everyone! The whole family will find  something to enjoy, from exploring the glorious properties of goo to peering over the cutting edge of supercomputing.  Whether you are into technology, … [Read More...]


FREE bite sized taster sessions of courses available at The Mac open weekend Sat 6 – Sun 7 Sep 10-4

mac birmingham is offering free activities and taster sessions as part of it's Taster Weekend*, made possible by the players of People's … [Read More...]

download (1)

British Science Festival Birmingham Sunday 7th September University of Birmingham

Come along to the University of Birmingham’s annual Community Day on Sunday 7th September 2014. Explore the beautiful, historic … [Read More...]


Mums in the Know Tried Something New.. And Liked it!

Mums in the Know Birmingham had a fabulous time meeting all the ladies that registered for our Get into Golf Taster Event at the gorgeous … [Read More...]

Mister Maker

Phil Gallagher, better known as CBeebies’ Mister Maker, talks about the upcoming CBeebies Live! The Big Band tour.

We were very excited to hear that you are going to be strutting your stuff on the CBeebies Live! The Big Band tour. Can you tell us who … [Read More...]


Oh help! Oh no! The Gruffalo comes to Cannock Chase

After the success of the Stick Man Trail, MITK Birmingham is delighted that this spring will see a new Julia Donaldson themed trail running … [Read More...]


Dear Parent

Starting School..... Dear Parent, I understand that you are scared to wave your child goodbye and leave him in a teacher’s hands don’t worry if you cry! I’m used to weeping parents It’s hard to leave I know. But it’s time to share him (just a bit) To help him learn and … [Read More...]


What Should a 4 Year Old Know?

This piece was originally posted on A Magical Childhood but has been doing the rounds on huffington post .. rings true with me as Isabella is starting school this year but so glad that I have read this! I was on a parenting bulletin board recently and read a post by a mother who was worried that … [Read More...]



With the summer coming to an end and the school year starting, it’s time to start thinking about footwear for the new season. We’ve teamed up with Clarks to give you a chance to win £100 worth of vouchers that will make back to school shopping a breeze. With a wide selection of men’s, … [Read More...]



Mum’s In The Know Birmingham is offering two lucky readers the chance to win a Weekend Family Pass* to the summer’s top music, food and family festival, The Big Feastival!  At just over an hour away the Big Feastival is easy to get to from Birmingham and has a fantastic line up. The … [Read More...]


Win a Family Day Out to The National SEA LIFE Centre Birmingham

Mums in the Know readers are in with a chance of winning a family ticket to the National SEA LIFE Centre Birmingham. The National SEA LIFE Centre Birmingham transports visitors to an amazing underwater world. It’s home to over 2,000 creatures including a colony of Gentoo Penguins, Giant green … [Read More...]


Win £300 Back to School vouchers with John Lewis

Mums in the Know and John Lewis have teamed up to give one lucky reader £300 for Back To School. We know how expensive it is to kit out the children for school; Shoes, Uniform, Stationary, Bags and more! Just enter our competition and you could let Mums in the Know take care of it for … [Read More...]

download (2)

Family Fun in Birmingham 11th August – 15th August

More family events taking place over the next 5 days Monday 11th August Odeon Kids Cinema, Broadway Plaza Postman Pat is showing today until Thursday 14th August £2.50 a ticket 11am each day ----------- The Creation Station,  Halesowen Scout Centre, 9.30 & 11am Session cost £6 … [Read More...]


Rainy Day Gruffalo Activities

Kids love nothing more than bringing books to life! Although the best way to do this is at the Gruffalo hunt at Cannock Chase we've put some fab ideas together that will hopefully keep the kiddies entertained indoors during the storm! Crafts. Children love small world activities, crafts, … [Read More...]

More Blog Posts