Christmas Roundup

With the new year kicking in, I thought I would look back at the great family days out in the Midlands that we enjoyed over Christmas. Middleton Hall Middleton Hall is situated near Tamworth and is open as a museum and gardens. There is a courtyard of small shops and café to visit too. We…

The Costs of Seeing Santa

It seems you can see the Father Christmas just about anywhere in the Midlands this Christmas! From shopping malls, garden centres, visitor attractions and fayres, everywhere has a Santa’s Grotto. However, when I price up how much a family of four costs to see Santa we are talking nearly £100 at some places and certainly…

Snowdome’s Winter Wonderland

A Review of SnowDome’s Winter Wonderland The SnowDome in Tamworth holds its annual Santa’s Winter Wonderland each year and it is a great way to families to enjoy the build up to Christmas. We visited the SnowDome’s Winter Wonderland in December 2015 with children aged 6, 3, 2 and 1 years old. Booking Your Tickets…

Winter Wonderland in Telford

A Review of seeing Santa at Winter Wonderland in Telford Wonderland in Telford is a small theme park based around fairy tales and nursery rhymes. They have rides which are more suited to younger children, a maze, dinosaur valley, and Christmas Village which is open all year round, but at Christmas time comes to life!…