Easter Holidays at Winchester’s Children’s Centres!

It may be the holidays and many of the usual clubs and classes close over the Easter period but there is still lots going on at our fabulous children's centres! Here's our day by day guide to what they have on: Tuesday 7th April Importance of Play, 9 - 10.30am OR 11am -12.30pm at Lantern's … [Read More...]

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After a month of nominations we are now excited to present the finalists for the Mums In the Know Awards 2015, as voted for by the readers … [Read More...]


Easter Egg Hunts in and around Winchester!

We love a good Easter egg hunt in the MITK Winchester household, outside play and lots of chocolate at the end of it…what could be … [Read More...]

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Winchester Bunny Hop bounces back for Easter 2015!

Celebrating its sixth birthday in 2015 this free family friendly event will get children exploring the streets of Winchester as they hunt … [Read More...]


Easter Holidays in and around Winchester!

Need some inspiration for the Easter holidays? We’ve put together a handy guide to give you some ideas for how to keep your family … [Read More...]


Cheap and Free Activities to enjoy over Easter around Winchester!

It’s the Easter Holidays – you’ve taken time off work and have to entertain your children for 2 full weeks. What can you do every day … [Read More...]


MITK Winchester’s Guide to this Weekend! 11th – 12th April!

Wondering what to do this weekend?! Here's our guide to what's on in and around Winchester!  Stick Man – Live on Stage! Theatre Royal Winchester, Jewry Street, Winchester, on 11 April 2015 - 12 April 2015  From the book by Julia Donaldson A fantastick show for all branches of the family tree! … [Read More...]


Silent Auction and Raffle in support of NCT BABIES

Following the success of last year’s ‘auction of sealed bids’ to raise funds for B.A.B.I.E.S we are pleased to announce this will be running again. Prizes are still being finalised, all of which have been kindly donated by businesses/individuals from Winchester and the surrounding area but so far … [Read More...]


B . A . B . I . E . S Family Fun Day – Sunday 26th April 2015

This years B . A . B . I . E . S Family Fun Day is on Sunday 26th April 2015, 11am – 2.30pm at the Lanterns Children’s Centre, Bereweeke Road, Winchester. B.A.B.I.E.S breastfeeding support service is attended by more than 200 mothers every year. It costs approximately £5000 a year to run. … [Read More...]


Stick Man – Live on Stage at Theatre Royal Winchester – 11th and 12th April 2015

A fantastick show for all branches of the family tree! Following a smash hit West End season, Scamp Theatre’s delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s hugely popular children’s book Stick Man, returns. Touching, funny and utterly original, this award-winning production … [Read More...]

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The Ugly Duckling: Family Sundays at Winchester Discovery Centre – 12th April 2015

Life isn't much fun in the farmyard for the misfit duckling. Teased and tormented, he dreams of kindlier places beyond the farm gates. But will he survive out there? Join in the adventures of this famous under-dog in Hans Christian Andersen s much-loved tale of transformation, brought to you in … [Read More...]


2-4-1 voucher for Birdworld

Have you noticed it’s not so cold anymore, the afternoons are longer and the sun is shining! Hoorah for Spring! So get out in the fresh air and enjoy all the fabulous things Farnham has to offer, especiallyBirdworld ! Now with a lovely Mums in the Know special 2-4-1 voucher (valid during the Easter … [Read More...]


MITK Winchester Easter Craft and Gift Guide

If the weather is wet and you’re racking your brains for something to occupy the kids, check out our Easter themed craft ideas! Pipecleaner Finger Puppets You could take this further by propositioning a box and turning it into a puppet theatre for a whole afternoon of fun! Best for … [Read More...]


Oh no it’s raining in Winchester!

It’s not possible to have things to do every day of the week, so we always find it useful to have a few crafty projects up our sleeves to encourage kids to use their imaginations – these are especially useful if its raining and an afternoon running off steam in the garden isn’t possible (although … [Read More...]

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