Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted and Tring October Half Term Holiday Clubs & Activities

The October half term is nearly upon us, we’ve been busy finding out what’s available nearby to keep the children entertained.  From whole week holiday clubs, day long sessions and things to fill just a few hours, this list is bubbling away with Halloween activities, There are plenty of ways to … [Read More...]

3 day Family Gym Pass

Free 3 Day Family Gym Pass

Sportspace has 3 great gyms in Hertfordshire; Sportspace Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted & Sportspace Longdean. Thanks to our dedicated … [Read More...]


Antenatal Nurturing Programmes for Dacorum Parents Starting October 2014


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Your input required please on the new Jellicoe Water Gardens Playground

Parents and Carers across Dacorum are being asks for their input on the restoration plans of the play area in Jellicoe water gardens, Hemel … More

Mums in the Know Virtual Christmas Market

Would you like to be part of the 2nd Virtual Christmas Market for Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted and Tring?

At Mums In The Know Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted and Tring we know how difficult it is to get to the Christmas fairs having Children in tow … More


Win a family ticket to the ‘Champions Of Magic’ spectacular family show

CHAMPIONS OF MAGIC The award winning team of tricksters, swindlers and cheats, Champions of Magic are back for an adventurous autumn 2014 tour Champions of Magic promises a spectacular night of entertainment and a showcase of five world class magicians, including some of the foremost magic … More


Avoid a trip to A&E – Our Guide to Pumpkin Carving

Whilst it’s great to get carving this Halloween and display your artwork in your front window, there are some safety precautions you should consider before you start wielding your carving tools… 1. Safety first Kids should always carve pumpkins with an adult present – it can be a … More


Safe Trick or Treating – Your Guide…

Trick or treating is a key part of Halloween and one for you and your children to enjoy together. But like most things, there are some safety considerations that you need to be aware of, especially as the nights draw in and the weather gets colder. There are ghosts and ghouls out there – check out … More


Looking ‘Inside Out’ coming soon(ish) to a cinema near us!

Legendary animation studio Pixar have released a teaser trailer for their next highly anticipated feature film, Inside Out. You may be forgiven for thinking this trailer has nothing to do with the new film at all as it mainly focuses on Pixar’s past glories before finally giving us a short glimpse … More

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Breath and … make that career change – October’s in the Spotlight

Prior to having my daughter I was working at a secondary school as a Head of Department, involving long hours, frequent evenings spent working and a large chunk of each weekend marking or planning. My career had taken off and propelled me into management much faster than I had ever imagined and my … More

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Music and singing classes With Music Bugs – a top to toe aid for child development

Participating in a pre-school music and singing class encourages many important developmental skills for your child suggests Helen Parkhouse, Music Bugs Hemel Hempstead. ‘Music and singing classes are much more than just a ‘musical experience’ as your child will learn and develop a range of … More

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The Hurst Children’s Theatre Group come to Berkhamsted

The Hurst Children's Theatre Group (HCTG) is a family-run Group, with an emphasis on fun, which began life in London over 60 years ago (where Audrey Hepburn was a member). It then moved to Henley-on-Thames where it still runs today. Son Jonas Hurst started his classes in Harpenden over 10 years … More


Gruffalo’s Child Activity Trail Comes to Wendover Woods

Following on from the fantastic Gruffalo trail, from Friday 3rd October to February 2015 you can take part in the Gruffalo’s Child activity trail at Wendover Woods. We loved the Gruffalo trail so are really looking forward to seeing the Gruffalo’s Child activity trail! Activity pack … More

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