Category: North East Days Out

  • Junkyard Golf Liverpool

    Junkyard Golf Liverpool

    #AD – We were invited to play at Junkyard Golf Club by Visit Liverpool It’s always a bit tricky navigating an unfamiliar city & despite looking on the directory & google maps we had a few detours to find Junkyard Golf Club. As you can see from the photos it’s accessible from the ‘zig-zag’ stairs […]

  • Cirque Du Hilarious 2019

    Cirque Du Hilarious 2019

    The school holidays are in mid flow and we were booking in fun highlights to keep the kids enthusiasm stretched across the 6 weeks. I remember as a child that we didn’t do that much which also meant I did the “I’m Booooored!” cry. Anyway… we spotted that Cirque Du Hilarious was touring again with […]

  • British Music Experience Liverpool

    British Music Experience, Liverpool

    #AD – We were gifted entry via Visit Liverpool As we were pulling together our Liverpool weekend itinerary the British Music Experience caught my attention. I really enjoy a bit of social history & music is a great way to tell the story with politics from a period of time. The Cool Britannia Brit Pop […]

  • Hinnies Sunday Lunch | Whitley Bay Sunday Lunch

    Hinnies Sunday Lunch in Whitley Bay

    This is our second trip to Hinnies, after having a lovely Sunday brunch here last Summer. There seems to be a theme of going here to eat before an afternoon show. Last year it was Cirque du Hilarious and this time it was before the Smile for Life Comedy show at the Wallsend Exchange. Hinnies […]

  • Harry Potter Wizards Unite UK App

    Harry Potter: Wizards Unite UK Tips and Game App.

    It’s starting to happen again, but this time Harry Potter Wizards Unite could be the adults choice. We’ve downloaded the latest Augmented Reality game on our phones. When I say we, that’s Cat and myself, the kids haven’t got excited about it. Based upon a similar style of game like Pokémon Go, the “get outdoors […]

  • Hatchimals Pixies

    Cracking Open the Latest Hatchimals Pixies

    #AD – We were gifted the Hatchimals Pixies to unbox The Hatchimals series has been in front of our kids for most of their lives. From the big self-hatching Hatchimals down to the Hatchimals Colleggtables. Today we were diving into the latest discovery from Hatchtopia, the Hatchimals Pixies. Hatchimals Pixies Hatchimals Pixies are a new […]

  • Barluga Gosforth High Street

    Sunday Lunch at Barluga in Gosforth

    The suburb of Gosforth isn’t really an obvious culinary destination for the region’s foodies. Unless you live in the surrounding area there is little to draw you out of the city centre with its wide range of cuisines & trendy pubs.  However, as we discovered when we started pulling together our guide to Restaurants in […]

  • Disney On Ice 100 Years of Magic

    Disney On Ice: 100 Years of Magic

    AD – We have been gifted Press Tickets Disney On Ice is back again a the Newcastle Utilita Arena, with a celebration of 100 Years of Magic. This Disney On Ice production features over 50 of your favourite Disney Characters including many Disney Princesses, Pixar pals as well as the Disney Classics. You can’t help […]

  • whitehouse farm centre events

    Whitehouse Farm is more than just a farm

    Ad-we were given complimentary tickets to Whitehouse farm, but paid for our own lunch. A lot of family attractions claim to have plenty to do ‘whatever the weather’ and this bank holiday weekend we put Whitehouse Farm to the test. It really was 4 seasons in one day, with coats on/off & brollies up/down all […]