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  • Kids in Msueums Where's Wally

    The great October half-term escape

    Filled with fear at the thought of entertaining the kids this Halloween half term? Hit the road and enjoy 14 of our fave days out across the Muddy counties.

  • Painted day of the dead pumpkins

    22 October half term saviours!

    Half term's looming but don't be afraid, we've sorted the fun with 19 brilliant things to do in Berkshire and beyond to keep the little people entertained.

  • Cobbs Farm PYO pumpkin

    P-p-p-pick up a pumpkin!

    C'mon, it's time to prep for Halloween! Head to one of these local farms and make the kids put the legwork in before they can start carving.

  • Feeling hot hot hot? 13 places to keep your cool

    Hey hot stuff! Bit sweaty? Here's Muddy's pick of the best pools, river spots and watery fun to cool down in. Just add SPF.

  • 11 best subscription boxes for kids

    Running on empty when it comes to entertaining the kids? Royal Mail comes up trumps with these brilliant subscription boxes – time to sit with a gin and wait for the postman.

  • child-crafting

    Get creative! 5 fun at-home classes for kids

    Stuck indoors? Internet to the rescue! We've rounded up some of the best digital classes to boost your kids' creativity and keep them engaged.

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    Day trippers

    Half term's here (*smiles through gritted teeth*). Please the little people and save your sanity by checking out these 28 top family day trips.

  • Wellington Country Park Dinosaurs NEW

    Half term saviours

    Harrassed parents, breathe deep. We know 36 ways to entertain the kids across Berkshire - from Lego film courses and cookery to the theatre and days out. We've nailed it.

  • Woman wearing multi coloured stripy socks lacing up ice skates

    Get yer skates on!

    Ice ice baby! Nothing like a whizz around a rink to make you feel festive (followed by a mulled wine obvs). We've rounded up the best ones for your skating pleasure.

  • Experience the magic of Christmas cobham surrey one female elf pulls another elf n a cart

    Visit Santa’s workshop…

    The big man's upped sticks and moved to Surrey (better climate) – and you can meet the FC and his elves as they prepare for Xmas in a fab immersive Crimbo experience.

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