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MITK meets Amelia Slocombe …. If you can’t live the dream – write about it

We love hearing about women and especially mums and their wonderful achievements and we've loved meeting Amelia - a working mum who has  broken the mould and published her first novel!  Me Blackberry Fool, You Apple Tart by Amelia Slocombe is available to download on both Kindle and I-Books, … [Read More...]


Wild & Deadly this Half Term at National Adventure Farm!

Get Wild and Deadly this May half term at Staffordshire’s award winning National Forest Adventure Farm. There are two brand new … [Read More...]


Sign up for free entry to Think Tank during half term!

Thinktank are committed to contributing to and supporting research lead by our local Universities. This is done in a number of ways, by … [Read More...]


Award Winning Baby Sensory Classes in and around Birmingham City Centre

Babies learn more in the first year of life than at any other time. Never again will there be such an extraordinary pace of development. … [Read More...]



Introducing the Mums in the Know Awards 2015! The MITK Awards offer the chance for the best of our local businesses to be honoured in a … [Read More...]

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Exclusive Microscooter Discount Code From MITK Birmingham

  Our friends Micro Scooter create the scooters de jour, with the award winning Swiss designed and engineered Mini, Maxi and Micro … [Read More...]



Will you be taking the kids to one of the National Trust’s Cadbury Easter Egg hunts? They will be at 300 locations – so there’s sure to be one not too far away! Exploring the properties, parks and estates of the National Trust is one of our favourite things to do as a family — … [Read More...]

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Get ready for an Easter Egg-stravaganza at Selfridges Birmingham

Families and chocolate lovers are in for a treat this Easter when they visit Selfridges Birmingham, which is hosting an array of egg-stra special offerings to make it a deliciously indulgent event.   For children and those who are young at heart...   To keep your children happy … [Read More...]

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Easter activities at Birmingham Museums 2015

Soho House,  Soho Avenue (off Soho Road) , Birmingham, B18 5LB Eater trail: Dates: 28th March - 12th April Bring the kids to Soho House over the Easter holidays and take part in a free children’s trail around the museum. Choc-tastic prizes to be won! Drop-in from 11am - 3pm. Free … [Read More...]


Tackle your ‘50 things to do’ list in the West Midlands this Easter!

Half-term is upon us, and it’s a great opportunity for children to tick off some activities on their ‘50 things to do before you’re 11¾’ list. Here in the Midlands, the most popular seasonal activities on the list include climbing trees, building dens, running around in the rain, playing in … [Read More...]


Perfect Pancake tutorial Univeristy College Birmingham

If your making pancakes for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner or all of the above Chef Lecturer Marco Sannio from the University College Birmingham shows us how to make the perfect pancake ready for Shrove Tuesday!   … [Read More...]


Aha! Oho! A trail in the snow! A gruffalo’s Child comes to a Forest near you

Enjoy the newest Gruffalo instalment: self-led Gruffalo's Child trails! Build a nest, search for tracks and collect natural items to make a work of art. Pick up an activity pack, which includes a collecting bag, activity leaflet, pencil and sticker for only £2. We visited Cannock Chase in the … [Read More...]


BREAKING NEWS: Coronation Street’s Anne Kirkbride – who played Deidre Barlow – dies aged 60

An ITV spokesman said: 'It is with great sadness that David Beckett has confirmed tonight that his beloved wife and Coronation Street actress Anne Kirkbride has passed away peacefully in a Manchester hospital after a short illness. 'David and the programme's cast and crew are heartbroken and … [Read More...]


Drayton Manor Competition for MITK Birmingham Readers

Drayton Manor Theme Park has teamed up with Mums in the Know to offer readers the chance to win a family pass to visit the Staffordshire based attraction during February half term or one of its Fantastic Family Weekends. From Saturday 14th to Sunday 22nd February 2015, Drayton Manor will open … [Read More...]

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