Promote a long term healthy lifestyle for your child with Kiddikicks Football Programme

Kiddikicks Midbucks provides weekly, fun and unique sessions delivered by the highest standard coaches, performing professionally in their fields.  These sessions have been specially designed to engage children, aged 18 months up to 7 years old, and their grown-ups to provide an introduction … [Read More...]

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Active Explorer springs into action in Dacorum Borough

Sustrans, the UK’s leading sustainable transport charity, thanks to funding from the Public Health District Offer at Dacorum Borough … [Read More...]

Lockers Park School Hemel Hempstead

New Pre-Prep at Lockers Park Set to Inspire Young Minds

  A new Pre-Prep launching at Lockers Park School is set to provide an exciting addition to the current primary education on offer … [Read More...]

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May  kicks  off  with  some  serious  safari  fun at Gambado Watford!  We  have  some  very  special  guests  slithering … More


22 things to do for free this spring for families in Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted & Tring

The spring is here which means just one thing, getting out and about and finding new places to explore with the family.  With this list … More


Challenge yourself in Rennie Grove Hospice Care’s sponsored trail run!

The Ashridge Trail Half Marathon is back on Sunday 7 June after a sell-out event in 2014! Starting and finishing at Ashridge House, the … More



Win a free 2 hour party entertainer booking with Bish Bash Birthdays worth £210. are the UK’s premier kidsparty franchise and are delighted to bring the party fun to Hertfordshire. The prize includes non-stop games and activities, lots of prizes (no sweets) for … More

The Cat in the Hat

Fun That is Funny this Easter Holidays (Our Cat in the Hat Tour Review)

This afternoon my 4year old and I were invited to Watford Colosseum for a showing of The Cat in the Hat (two more showings on Tuesday 14 April).  The 2015 UK tour of Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat, adapted by Katie Mitchell, is in its third month and will be running through to July with … More


The Pirates of Treasure Island Easter Panto Review

If you're like me and you love taking you're family to the pantomime, you'll be delighted that you don't have to wait a whole year to go anymore! My 4 year old son has inherited this love of live productions, so you can imagine our excitement that this Easter, Magic Beans Pantomimes announced they … More


MITK Awards – The Winners 2015

 The Mums in the Know Awards winners are now in!! After receiving over 3,000 nominations and 15,000 votes, our network of readers have told us exactly what they love! So find out now what MITK Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted and Tring readers have voted as their … More

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MITK visits…Bekonscot Model Village

Our Watford Mums in the Know Area Manager recently visited Beckonscot Model Village in Buckinghamshire with her husband, and their 4 year old and 10 month old sons and loved it!  Read her review below.. Beckonscot Model Village is the oldest model village of its kind, first opening its … More

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Make it safe with Blinds in your home

Blind Cord accidents are tragic but totally avoidable! With awareness and by taking some simple actions, the danger can be eliminated. Today Richard from Hemel Blinds came to measure up for a new blackout blind in our boys bedroom. I felt sick as soon as he reminded me of the dangers that the … More


Volunteer Your time: Marie Curie Cancer Care are looking for Hemel Hempstead, Berkhamsted and Tring fundraising group members

WE NEED YOU! Role title: Fundraising Group member – Marie Curie Cancer Care Why do you need me? Our fundraising groups are the face of Marie Curie Cancer Care, raising vital funds and raising the profile of the charity so that we can care for more people with terminal … More


Applying for nursery for September 2014? Our handy guide takes you through the dos and don’ts

Nursery admissions 2014 - 2015 If your child is already 3 years old, or will be by the end of August, you are entitled to apply for a school nursery place to start in September 2014. Whether you want to take this opportunity is a decision you need to make soon as the applications process starts … More

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