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October Half Term in Winchester!

Is it really that time of year already! October Half Term is upon us and we've got the low down on whats on in and around Winchester... Family Sundays: The Story Giant, Winchester Discovery Centre, Jewry Street, Winchester, 12.30pm and 4.30pm, on 26 October 2014 - 26 October 2014  Exploring … [Read More...]


Have a spooktacular Halloween in and around Winchester with our top picks…

Ghosts and ghouls are out to play and orange and black costumes adorn the Seasonal aisle of the Winchester supermarkets (next to the … [Read More...]


Get creative this Halloween with our Guide to Pumpkin Carving!

Get creative with your pumpkin carving this Halloween and display your artwork in your front window. It's fun for you and the kids and it's … [Read More...]


Would you like to be part of the MITK Winchester Virtual Christmas Market?

At Mums In The Know Winchester we know how difficult it is to get to the Christmas fairs having children in tow and family and friends … [Read More...]


A 4th Birthday Party made easy at The Adventure Barn!

When it came to deciding what to do for my 4 year olds birthday party I was in a quandry.  An 8 month old baby, work, and various other … [Read More...]


Winchester Fireworks and Bonfire Guide 2014

  Remember, remember! The fifth of November, the Gunpowder treason and plot; I know of no reason why the Gunpowder treason should … [Read More...]


Manydown – Pumpkintastic Special offer

Manydown Family Fun is open over the October Half Term. 10am – 4pm each day. The special event this time of year is Manydown Pumpkin Carving Each Paying Child receives a FREE Pumpkin to carve. Pumpkin Storytelling Hunt the Pumpkin Tractor and Trailer ride And all your usual favourites For … [Read More...]


Half Term Pumpkin Picking Hampshire

Come and pick your own pumpkin at Pickwells in Southampton, Hampshire!!! All pumpkins are £2 and there is lots more to pick on the farm! The fields are open 9am until 4.30 all this week. After the rain earlier this week we would recommend wellies, lots of muddy puddles to enjoy! Well worth a … [Read More...]


Winchester Bonfire Guy Fawkes Competition!!!

They may be recognising Mr Guy Fawkes' attempt to blow up the Houses of Parliament, but Winchester Round Table and the MP for Winchester and Chandlers Ford, Mr Steve Brine, are giving you the chance to visit the very building for a tour and to take afternoon tea with the man himself (our MP, not Guy … [Read More...]

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Winchester Torchlit Procession and Fireworks Display!

One of the biggest and best local events is back in Winchester for another year! Winchester Bonfire and Fireworks is in it's 56th year, bringing together families and the community to raise money for local organisations - it is Winchester's largest annual gathering of people and a fantastic … [Read More...]


Entertaining our little pumpkins!

The spooky season is fast approaching so here are a few craft ideas to decorate your house and fill an afternoon in preparation for Halloween. Don’t forget to email us your creations to winchester@mumsintheknow.co.uk   Gooey Blob Bottles You will need: Jam jars, google eyes, washing … [Read More...]



Are your family getting into the Halloween spirit and dressing up this year? Or perhaps you’re even going to one or two fancy dress parties? Whatever the occasion, why not take the opportunity to show off your spooky side and upload you or your little one’s scary face onto the Swizzels Matlow … [Read More...]


Jay Miller’s Circus returns for October Half Term!

  Jay Miller’s Circus arrives in Basingstoke on Tuesday 21st October for 12 days with more than 20 performances. Pitching up at Milestones, the candy-striped Big Top will once again showcase the most amazing performers from across the globe in a brand new show for 2014. Presenting this years … [Read More...]


Baby Loss Awareness Week

Each year the 9th-15th October is Baby Loss Awareness Week and throughout the week bereaved parents, family members and friends can commemorate the all-too-brief lives of their babies, knowing that thousands of other families elsewhere in the world will be doing the same. The week also provides a … [Read More...]

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