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Fancy A Paddle?

If the paddling pool in the garden, just isn’t cutting it anymore, or you fancy getting out and about a bit, there are some terrific outdoor paddling/swimming pools and splash areas not too far away. Bosworth Water Trust and Leisure Park Bosworth Water Trust, Wellsborough Road, Market … [Read More...]

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Calling all Birmingham School & Nursery New Starters!

Here at MITK Birmingham we know that it can be a bit scary for the little ones (and mums) when starting school or school nursery for the … [Read More...]

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The DIY School Birmingham for Mums and Dads!

Mums in the Know are excited to introduce the DIY School! The DIY School was formed in 2006, to provide a range of courses to enable men … [Read More...]

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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...]

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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...]

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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...]

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The Big Butterfly Count in Birmingham

The big butterfly count 2014 will take place from Saturday 19 July – Sunday 10 August 2014. It’s really easy to take part with all the family and can be done in your own back garden for just 15 minutes, the perfect activity for getting children of all ages outside and enjoying … [Read More...]

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Come join the award-winning Strings Club and their music activity day for children aged 4-12!

Our award-winning music activity days are packed full of fun-filled music activities, workshops, tuition - ideal as an introduction for a complete beginner and invaluable for those budding string players too! Each day includes unique music activities and funky workshops, all alongside small group … [Read More...]

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Brindley Place Film Festival

The hugely popular Brindleyplace Film Festival will take place for one week between 7th and 13th July in Central Square, screening Birmingham’s favourite films. The films were chosen by members of the public, who were given the chance to vote for their favourite 80s Vs 90s … [Read More...]

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End of Year Teacher Gifts

With the end of the school year fast approaching there is still time to make or buy last minute presents for your favourite teacher or nursery staff. We love this crafty plant pot and crayon artwork that can be easily and cheapily made. For more ideas including local suppliers check out One … [Read More...]

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Top 5 swimming pools Birmingham

 South Birmingham’s largest leisure centre, Cocks Moor Leisure Centre on Alcester Road South, Kings Heath ( www.birmingham.gov.uk/cmwlc ) has a pool with a wave machine, a 50-metre flume, interactive water features and baby pool and beach area. Harborne Pool and Fitness Centre on Lordswood … [Read More...]

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Loom bands..the latest craze in Birmingham schools

If you have school children of a certain age you will know all about Loom bands, its the latest craze. It seems you have to have one and if you can make them you are one of the “awesome” kids that everyone hangs around in the hope that you will make one for them. I thought i'd see what … [Read More...]

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Mythical Maze – Birmingham Summer Reading Challenge 2014

This summer, there’s one very good reason to head to Library Of Birmingham with your children – it’s the Summer Reading Challenge! It’s absolutely free to join in, and it’s a really fun way to encourage children to read for pleasure, with all the advantages that brings. Reading is at … [Read More...]

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Win a Family Ticket to The National Forest Adventure Farm

The National Forest Adventure Farm is a great family day out including animal encounters and outdoor and indoor fun. There is a programme of daily animal events including animal petting, egg collecting, pig racing and pony grooming. Outside you can explore the Funfield with pedal go-karts, crazy … [Read More...]

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