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  1. Museums/Art Galleries Not only do museums and galleries have the obvious advantage of being indoors and (usually) heated, many of them are also free and may have special activities or events on to get the kids excited about history and culture. Pack a sandwich and some snacks to avoid paying expensive café prices for lunch. 2. Local Events/Activites You’d be surprised at how many things there are to do in your local area. From craft sessions, educational activities and performances, it’s well worth having a quick Google session to find out what’s on in your area. Keep a...

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Celebrations, Entertainment, Health & Wellbeing, Recipes & Ideas -

  The Best Mocktail Recipes Nojito The non-alcoholic version of the Cuban classic Mojito, this is every bit as refreshing and tasty as the rum-based original with its infusion of lime and fresh mint; it looks the part and tastes great. To make one, you will need: A dozen mint leaves 30ml fresh lime juice Dash of rum extract 2 tablespoons of brown sugar 100-150ml sparkling water / lemonade Directions: Put mint leaves, lime juice and brown sugar into a medium-sized glass. Press and mix the ingredients roughly before filling the glass with ice cubes. Add rum extract and sparkling water....

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  Christkindelmarkt, Leeds Millenium Square When: 9th November – 22nd December 2018 What: This family friendly German market is home to over 40 traditional chalet stalls, selling everything from handcrafted toys and jewellery, to Christmas decorations and authentic German food and drink. There’s a Bavarian-inspired cosy Alp Chalet serving German food and alcoholic drinks for the grown ups, and for the kids there’s the opportunity to join Santa himself for breakfast and receive a special present from the man himself. To find out more, visit: https://www.millsqleeds.com/whats-on/all-shows/leeds-christkindelmarkt-2018-traditional-german-christmas-market/4469   Frankfurt Christmas Market, Birmingham Victoria Square When: 15th November – 23rd December 2018...

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  Are you doing anything fun to raise money for Children in Need this year? Let us know in the comments. Bake Off/Cake Sale Whether you decide to have a competition for star baker, or simply bake up a batch of delicious cakes and sell them for 50p a pop, you’re doing a good deed whilst you stuff your face with treats, and who can argue with that? Fancy Dress Day This is a great way of raising money that people will really get on board with, whether it’s in the office or at school. Have everyone pay a pound...

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  Bonfire night is one of the most exciting nights of the year – we love to oooh and aaah at the pretty explosions as fireworks light up the dark November sky. But bonfire night can also be one of the most dangerous nights of the year – each year fireworks injure around 1000 people in the UK. Whilst it’s much safer (and easier) to visit a professional display in your area, some people prefer to host their own fireworks party at home. Follow these 6 tips to keep your fireworks display safe and fun for everyone:   Select your...

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