Blazing A Trail

Blaze Farm – Perfect for Days out with the Kids What to do with the kids? An oft-asked question by parents across the country. The choices shouldn’t really include, “send them up the chimney”, or “stick ’em in the cupboard under the...

World of Wedgwood

World of Wedgwood Josiah Wedgwood was lucky to marry his cousin, Sarah Wedgwood for a couple of reasons. Firstly, it meant she didn’t have to change her name, so little in the way of pesky paperwork to fill in, and secondly, she had rather a large inheritance...

Gladstone Pottery Museum Activities

Gladstone Pottery Museum Activities October is a great time to visit Gladstone Pottery Museum. Here’s a small selection of some of the great activities they’re running during October and Half Term; Coiled Pot Making Make your own decorative pot to take...

It’s Scarefest Time!

Scarefest at Alton Towers is renowned for its ability to scare the bejezus out of guests who are brave (mad) enough to visit. Just to get people in the mood for such madness, we’re joining in by dressing The Laurels up in some spooktacular decorations. So, if...

May 2016

Dining With a Twist 25th May 2016 You may well have been unfortunate enough to see the odd (in many ways) video of people trying to eat and drink on a roller coaster, or Big DipperĀ as us oldies used to call it. These things rarely, if ever ended well, usually...