We provide a safe world for children with abundant opportunities for adventure and a curriculum that helps children discover their potential. Through play and language, a caring staff team, and friendships that begin in infancy, children who come to Bright Horizons centres build a strong foundation for a lifetime of learning.
Our early care and education centres are for children from 3 months to 5 years of age and located across the UK. Come and see how we put our philosophy into practice.
Our portfolio today includes beautiful homes in Corfu, unique Trulli houses in Puglia, delightful Mas in Provence, funky Fincas in Ibiza, magical homes in Marrakech, stunning fully-staffed beachfront villas in Antigua and elegant manor houses in Norfolk.
Located in some of the most stunning corners of the world, our villas continue to be hand-picked for their style, individuality, comfort and diversity, all chosen for a ‘wow’ factor, be it an exceptional view, an unusual history, a fabulous garden or a breathtaking infinity pool.
Overseas: Greece, Italy, Spain, Portugal, France, Barbados, Jamaica, St Lucia, Antigua, British Virgin Islands, Morocco, Thailand, Mozambique, Grenada, Grenadines, St Barths, Nevis and Anguilla
Great Britain: Cornwall, Devon, East Sussex, Gloucestershire, Northumberland, Oxfordshire, West Sussex and Wiltshire
Let the children tackle the adventure play area, Arachnophobia, our giant prehistoric spider’s web, 'Climb-a-Saurus' our 75ft dinosaur activity, Xtinction, Jurassic Putt, Raptors Racers, Dinomite our indoor play adventure and much more.
Get up close and personal with some present day dinosaur relations at our reptiles encounters, in the Secret Animal Garden. Climb aboard the Deer Safari and see our magnificent deer herd
The park offers an excellent choice of eating facilities, where you can either eat in or takeaway and If you are looking for that exclusive souvenir of your visit then our Gift Shop is sure to have exactly what you seek.
Dinosaur Adventure offers a host of exciting and fascinating attractions in unique natural surroundings and makes a great family day out.
IT’S TIME YOU CAME-N-SAURUS!
Oasis Sports & Leisure CentrePound Ln, Norwich, Norfolk NR7 0UB
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Children and adult Cooking Parties - This is all about having a good time and cooking with friends and family. Kim’s Norfolk Kitchen will organise the ingredients and games and all you need to do is turn up, cook, be happy and eat! Next courses on 17th April and 31st July 2014. See our website for full details.
Adult cooking lesson - a fun cookery lesson to help you prepare and cook meals. Kim can visit your Norfolk home or holiday property, and teach you on how easy it can be to serve up a great meal with everyday ingredients, even if you are on a budget!
Cook 4 U - Having a dinner party? Prefer not to cook? Relax and let Kim do it all for you, leaving you to be the host!
Children’s Holiday Cookery Course - Are you looking for an activity during the holidays to cure the boredom? Children will learn to create, prepare and enjoy food that they will want to eat and share with the rest of the family! Next course on 5th August 2014. Contact us for full details
The National Seal Sanctuary in Helford Estuary is situated near the village of Gweek in Cornwall. The Scottish Sealife Sanctuary is set on the shores of Loch Creran, near Oban. At the Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary in Norfolk you can also see Sharks, Otters, Penguins, Rays and Seahorses.
Fifteenth Century Bookshop, The
Open 7 days a week 10am-5.30pm
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Address: 99-100 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1XH
Our award winning programme, for 0-11 years, contains stories, action poems, chants, songs and games enabling children to learn whilst having fun! Children progress through the programme and there are different starting points so children can start learning French or Spanish whatever their age following a programme tailored to their age group. Topics are based on real life situations suited to the interest, experience and social development of each age group.La Jolie Ronde offers:
- An opportunity to develop an enthusiasm for languages
- Small classes and short sessions
- Fun colourful activity books
- Interactive learning CDs of games, stories & songs for use at home
- Conversation, basic grammar, games, role-plays, rhymes & stories, making learning more fun
- An awareness of the country, its geography and culture
- Guidance for parents
- Carefully selected & trained tutors who are vetted and CRB/PVG
- Certificates awarded on completion of each programme
- Reports for parents on your child’s progress
- An experience that will help your child at Secondary school, giving good grounding for future learning
Special Kids in the UK
What makes us unique is that we parents/carers of children with special needs ourselves. Understanding the difficulties and emotions involved with a child of any age with special needs is something we can all associate with. In addition friendship, support and practical hints and tips are a major feature of our organisation.
For more information visit our website:
Besides being voted the ‘Best UK Park Operator’ at the British Travel Awards 2013, you’ll find lots of great reasons to stay with Parkdean. In fact, in the last three years alone we’ve spent over £30 million across our 24 parks, with £11 million spent in 2014, to make sure your Parkdean holiday experience is the best ever!
We're proud of the quality of our caravans & lodges across all our holiday parks in Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Hampshire, Norfolk, Wales & Scotland. At 22 of our holiday parks you can bring your dog along too.
Our parks are packed full of great facilities, including swimming pools, bars, restaurants, café’s, kids clubs and more! Whether you’re looking for a lively, fun packed park with our Showtime Entertainment, a break to hit the surf, or a quieter, relaxing countryside park, we have a park to suit you.
Check out our website for the latest holiday and short break offers at our 24 award winning UK holiday parks, or visit HERE to view videos of our parks.
Locations: Newquay, Holywell Bay, St Minver, The Lizard, Mullion, Looe Bay, Challaborough Bay, Croyde Bay, Torquay, Weymouth, West Bay, Poole, Hayling Island, Great Yarmouth, Porthcawl, Pendine Sands, Sutherland, Inverness, Pitlochry, Ayr, Dumfries and Renfrewshire
Choose from a huge range of lodges in different gorgeous settings such as idyllic rural locations or near beautiful beaches and water sports. Developments offer a wide range of facilities to suit your family’s needs.
So whether you are seeking a quiet, peaceful holiday away from it all, an active holiday with the children where there is lots to do, or perhaps a romantic weekend break cuddling up in front of a roaring fire, Just Lodges is the perfect place to find all the information you will need to help you make the best choices.
MOVE combines therapy and education in a programme which helps children work towards goals that they really want to achieve, which can range from learning to hold their head up by themselves to learning the skills needed to play football with their friends using a pacer. MOVE is unique in that no child is too disabled to use it and works with the child’s parents, teachers and therapists to teach them skills which are then practised in everyday life, enabling parents to be involved in key decision making and instrumental in their child’s development.
Visit our website or call us on 020 7407 5344 to find out more information, speak to a specialist or a parent of a child already on the programme or to visit a school using MOVE.
Throughout the day there are plenty of activities to thrill and entertain families, including daily Animal Feeding Talks and Displays, one of the most exciting “Birds of Prey” Displays in the UK, the incredible ‘Giraffe House and Zarafa Heights’, “Province of the Snow Cat”, live ‘Amazing Animals’ presentations, Safari Roadtrain, indoor Soft Play, Tarzan Towers adventure play area, Zarafa Heights Sky Trek and fun and interactive activities in our Education Centre.
As well as all the wonderful things to see and do the zoo offers an excellent choice of eating facilities, a fantastic gift shop, free car parking, disabled facilities and much more.
Open daily at 9.30am all year, except Christmas Day and Boxing Day For admission prices and closing times please check our website.
We offer a nationwide service, providing experienced and qualified nannies, carers and enablers for children and young adults who may have a range of special needs from a mild learning disability to profound and multiple disabilities and their siblings!
Our carers have a wide range of experience, including Makaton & British Sign language, Conductive Education, speech, occupational and physio therapy. We deal with live-in, daily, permanent and temporary positions. All nannies and carers are carefully vetted and personally interviewed. At least two references are verbally verified and an Enhanced Police Check is required (SNAP Childcare is a Registered Body with the Criminal Records Bureau).
Please log onto our website for full details.
We are the UK’s largest provider of fun and interactive music, singing and movement classes for babies and pre-school age children (3 months to 5 years).
Our age-specific classes include a wide range of favourite children’s music, action songs, nursery rhymes and stories, lots of percussion instruments and props. With the help of our Jo Jingles doll we will introduce your child to all the wonders of music!
Details on fun party entertainment and Jo’s Shop can be found on our website:
Hands up who likes to pretend?! We all know how incredible a child’s imagination is – one minute they’re flying to the moon on a rocket ship, the next they’re sailing away on a pirate ship or chasing a dragon over the hills and at Pyjama Drama we put imagination centre stage.
Our classes are packed with singing, dancing, pretending and play. It's not only lots and lots of fun but Pyjama Drama also helps develop key skills such as confidence, communication and problem solving.
For more information about our drama classes for children, or to find your nearest class, please call 01938 871855 or visit our website www.pyjamadrama.com/classes for more details.
Venues: South Aberdeenshire and Angus, Belfast, Glasgow, Stockton on Tees, Middlebrough, Carlisle, Leeds, Wirral, Trafford, Didsbury, Cheshire, Stockport, Sheffield, Powys, South Wales, Oswestry, Shrewsbury, Telford, Bridgnorth, Sutton Coldfield, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Oxfordshire, Wiltshire, Exeter, Exmouth, Crediton, West Wiltshire, New Forest, Ipswich, Felixstowe, Woodbridge, Harlow, Loughton, Great Massingam, Litcham, Tunbridge Wells, Brighton & Hove, North Surrey, South West London
Our promise to you:
Officially Better: Our activity camps are officially better than any other. We know this because the nice people at Ofsted come and visit us and help us make things better and better every year, and our parents and children tell us so.
Choice: Your children will always have a choice of activities at Barracudas. Not a choice from the zillions of things we do because that would be silly and they would never be able to decide! But they will always have a choice of activities to choose from – every session, every day, every time!
Fun: Our staff will be 100% raring to go to deliver fantastic FUN for your kids – meaning they get to have an amazing time and you’re happy knowing they’re exactly where they want to be.
Fair Price: We will always bring FUN at a fair price. Great service costs but we do everything we can to keep our pricing fair. The earlier you book the less you pay.
Giving every child such an amazing experience they can’t wait to come back!
Why not visit www.barracudas.co.uk now to order a FREE colour brochure or call us on 0845 123 5299
Locations: Ashford, Barnet, Bedford, Bishops Stortford, Brentwood, Brighton, Bromley, Chelmsford, Chigwell, Chislehurst, Cobham, Croydon, Godalming, Hemel Hempstead, Hertford, Horsham, Huntingdon, Hutton, Norwich, Ripley, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge, Twickenham, Upminster, Watford, Welwyn, Woking, Wokingham, Woodford.
Make your way over to Potters Resort on the Norfolk Coast this Summer. We are ready for you and your family to stay for any of our incredibly exciting Summer short breaks starting from the 19th July.
Potters Resort Summer Family breaks are the perfect getaway, giving you and yours the very best in leisure and entertainment; and just think of those Summer evenings spent on the beautiful Norfolk coast! All breaks offer amazing value and include; accommodation, four meals a day and all of your daytime entertainment, as well as a vast choice of sports and leisure activities for all ages to enjoy.
Plus, this Summer we have a great offer just for you!
Save £100 per family*, that’s a £25 saving for each adult child booked! To take advantage of this great offer call us on 0333 3207 403 and quote‘All4Kids’.
Potters Resort Summer Family breaks are fun-packed with something for everyone!
For more information on our range of family breaks please click here
Potters Resort really does offer something for everyone, making it the perfect choice for a UK Family Holiday. So, why not come and see for yourself?
*£100 per family saving based on a family of four equating to £25pp discount (applicable to Adults, 9-15 year old and 2-8 year olds only, discount not applicable to under 2s) Discount only applicable to Potters Resort Summer breaks taken between 19th July and 30th August 2014 (excluding the one night break of 31st August). Booking terms and condition apply, for more information visit: www.pottersholidays.com/booking-terms-and-conditions). Discounts are applicable to new bookings only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount or promotion. Discounts are subject to availability and are subject to change without prior notice. ‘ALL4KIDS’ must be quoted at the time off booking as discount cannot be applied once a booking has been confirmed. Potters Leisure Ltd., Coast Road, Hopton On Sea, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR31 9BX, United Kingdom 0844 856 9480
Daily activities are organised as well as special events throughout the year.
Our family friendly cottages are converted from traditional Norfolk flint barns and stables and incorporate many original features. They sleep 2-6 people in one to three bedrooms. Each cottage has been transformed into comfortable and welcoming accommodation superbly furnished and fully equipped to a high standard.
We offer many child friendly facilities within the grounds including a Tyre snake and zip wire, a red 1959 David Brown Tractor to play on, tree house, trampoline with safety net, wooden climbing frame, sand pit and five a side football pitch with goals. We also have an indoor games room with pool table and dart board, a herb garden for guests use and barbecues.
We are perfectly situated for visiting local attractions including stately homes and castles, fabulous sandy beaches, steam railways, crabbing and seal spotting at Blakeney Point, as well as many excellent restaurants.
Mulbarton Gymnastics & Cheerleading Club
The Award winning Creation Station Limited delivers ‘Exploration! creative fun sessions for 1-5 year olds. Your ‘Exploration’ sessions have been especially designed within a structured educational framework for you to enjoy imaginative ‘hands on discovery’ fun with your 1-5 year old, in a relaxed environment full of materials, tools and laughter.
“The Creation Station has really helped to develop Owens skills. He is a lot more confident in what he creates and it’s given us more ideas of things to use, thank you very much, Owen and I love coming" Owens Daddy!
Using art, craft music & movement…and a little bit of magic, the children (and parents/carers!) are inspired to create their own journey of discovery. The mark making, funky objects and learning that develops is shared and enjoyed with the other children and adults. See some of our activities on our site.
‘It’s full of inventive ideas that children love to do, and I would never think of doing!’ Kylas Mummy
In a recent survey (67 parents/carers) 100% stated that their child’s concentration had increased after 5 sessions. See our website for full details.
Venues: Bath, Blackburn, Bournemouth, Solihull, Bracknell, Bridgwater, Burton upon Trent, Cardiff, Christchurch, Exeter, Exmouth, Godalming, Guildford, Hinckley, Kenilworth, Leamington Spa, Loughborough, Newton Abbot, Nottingham, Poole, Royal Leamington Spa, Rugby, Sandhurst, Stratford-upon-Avon, Tamworth, Taunton, Tiverton, Warwick, Windsor, Wokingham, Wolverhampton, Worthing, Leeds, Chester, Derby, Frome, Glasgow, Glossop, Nuneaton, Ormskirk, Sheffield, Sutton Coldfield, Warrington, Basingstoke, Bolton, Bristol, Luton, Melksham, Penzance, Southport, Telford, Trowbridge, Milton Keynes and Norwich
Gorleston Pavillion TheatrePier Gardens, Great Yarmouth, Gorleston-On-Sea, NR31 6PP
Our online guide will help you select a club that is right for you. We also offer information about a specific martial art on our Martial Arts Information Page.
Charming and traditional, The Old Coach House is now a lovely Norfolk pub with a popular restaurant and superb child friendly accommodation. All of our bedrooms have been tastefully renovated. Our perfect family room has one double bed and an annex with a set of bunks. Our studio room has a sofa and room for a further two beds and a cot making both ideal for families. Other rooms can fit an extra bed for a child and all can fit a cot.
We offer bed and breakfast or dinner, bed and breakfast. Our family-friendly restaurant offers homemade mouthwatering dishes using fresh and locally sourced ingredients. The children’s menu will tempt even the fussiest toddler, while an outside play area and mini train will occupy them before their meal arrives.
The Olde Coach House is the ideal location for a family holiday exploring the beautiful Norfolk attractions, coastline and beaches.
BeWILDerwood is home to enchanting creatures such as Boggles, Twiggles, the Thornyclod Spider and vegetarian Crocklebogs! The setting for the book, “A Boggle at BeWILDerwood”, by local children’s author Tom Blofeld, gives children the chance to follow in the footsteps of the lead character Swampy, a 2ft Marsh Boggle with a taste for adventure. High in the trees there are miniature Twiggle villages and low in the marshes Boggle village life will captivate your imagination.
Attractions include the Broken Bridge where you have to walk over invisible glass 7 metres above the ground, the Wobbly Wires, a daring zip wire slide and the Slippery Slopes, not for the faint hearted.
No matter how young (or old!) you are, if you’re brave enough you can clamber, crawl, climb, slide and swing your way around our mystical world, creating your own adventure. Parents are encouraged to play alongside their children, which makes for a fabulous and brilliantly exciting time for the whole family.
Fantabulous events run throughout the season and we do great birthday parties!
We're a world away from every day, just waiting to be explored. A new adventure at every corner, activities from dawn 'til dusk and more fun than you ever thought possible. Camp Beaumont offers Day Camps around London & the Home Counties for children aged 3-16 and Residential Adventure Holidays across the UK for 7-17 year olds. Each of our camp locations is geared towards specific age ranges, allowing activities and entertainment to be offered at the level which best suits each child.
Children will have the opportunity to try over 40 fantastic activities like climbing, quad biking and archery, try superb Specialist Activities including horse riding, street dance and motorsports, experience some great excursions and make loads of new friends. They will never run out of things to do at Camp Beaumont, the challenge is to see how much fun your child can pack into a week!
Safety comes first at Camp Beaumont and our 30 years of providing safe holidays for young people is your guarantee of care and expertise.
Residential Camp Enquiries – please call 0800 655 6560
Day Camp Enquiries – please call 01263 823 000
Day Camp Locations: Mill Hill, Woodford Green, Northwood, Ascot, Esher, Sutton, Reigate, Tunbridge Wells, Blackheath, Richmond, Wimbledon.
Residential Camp Locations: Nr Mold in Denbighshire, Hexham in Northumberland, Cromer in Norfolk, Doncaster in South Yorkshire, Ashford in Kent and Bembridge in Isle of Wight.
We are not resourced to provide advice or support directly to families with disabled children or children with SEN. We signpost families on to relevant organisations. Visit our website for information on national policy that impacts upon disabled children and children with special educational needs (SEN) and their families as well as details of organisations that provide advice and support.
We have set up a data base of Martial Arts Academy’s School’s and Club’s in the UK. That will teach people with all types of disabilities. When people phone us up we can give them a telephone number of the said organisation.
We have joined forces with Sho~Shin Budo Kwai, who run a summer camp every August information will be on our website. We have also joined forces with the Disability Martial Arts Festival. The Festival was started by the late Terry Taylor.
Find the nearest tennis club to you by visiting the link below. Just type your post code in the Club Search box found in the right hand margin.
Sutton Windmill and Broads MuseumSutton, Norwich NR12 9RZ
Sutton Mill is Britain’s tallest windmill. Built over 200 years ago, you can see the complete milling machinery, four sets of millstones, sack hoist and nine floors.
Our classes are relaxed and informal. Our aim is to teach children French and Spanish in a fun and stimulating way. Each week children learn through our structured and proven courses designed to stimulate their natural enthusiasm for language and communication.
We also offer summer day camps. Please log onto our website for full details of your nearest club and to have fun on our new activity area ‘BABELZONE’ where kids can play games in French, Spanish & English.
French and Spanish lessons for children in: Aberdeen, Glasgow, Withington, Preston, Sutton, Tyldsey, High Wycombe, Cirencester, Malmesbury, County Down, Leicester, Manchester, Nantgarw, Chiswick, Penn, Pulborough, Harlow, Lewes, Woking, Newton Abbot, Fakenham, Radcliff, Minehead, Perivale, Littleover, Shenley, Hitchin, Bolton, Brighouse, North London, Havant, Reading, Leeds, Mansfield, St Albans, Gateacre, Princes Risborough, County Tyrone, Burnham-on-Crouch, Banbury, Eastbourne, Clitheroe, Brentwood, Hook, Bracknell, Chester, Amersham, Aylesbury, Menston, Waldron, Renfrew, South Petherton, Bournemouth, Plymouth, Bristol, Orpington, Hertford, County Antrim, Milton Keynes, Middlesbrough, Chelmsford, Dorchester, Darlington, Morden, Coventry, Ashford, Appley Bridge, Old Coulsdon, Durham, Market Harborough, Maidstone, Newhaven, Bookham, Bury St Edmunds, Farnborough, York, Swansea, Charing, Alderbury, Belfast, Billericay, Chorley, Peterborough, Solihull, South Sutton, Walsall, Gosforth, Gateshead, Tadworth, Daventry, Ongar, Aldwick, Southampton, Altrincham, South London, Alnwick, Grendon, Greater London, Otley, Colinton, Blackheath, Birmingham, Romford, East London, Drymen, Cardiff, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Harmston, Redditch, Dorking, Wellingborough, Brentford, Cookham, Buntingford, Lanchester, Harrow, Gosforth, Richmond, Bishop Stortford, Dublin, Sheffield, Edinburgh, Nottingham, West Molesey, Fareham, Sydenham, Guildford, Ilkley, Newtonabbey, Rochdale, Tadley, Ratby, Stanmore, Erith, Worthing, Cambridge, Swindon, Epsom, Warwick, Gerrards Cross, Glastonbury and Douglas
From cosy cottages in quiet idyllic country settings to luxury waterside apartments with stunning views or Scandinavian log cabins to town houses. With a diverse range of over 1400 holiday homes, we are sure you’ll find the perfect place for a short break, family holiday, seasonal get away or even a business trip.
There is no commission fee charged and Independent Cottages puts you in direct contact with the cottage owner who has first hand information to assist you in making the booking. With a ‘Late Availability’ search facility; whether you are planning your summer holiday in advance or want to get away at short notice, Independent Cottages has something for everyone.
Visit our easy to use website today to search for self catering accommodation within the UK.
Benefit from the latest Disney offers including FREE nights and FREE kids!
Leisure Direction also offers a wide range of Camping Holidays across France in luxury mobile homes & tents offering facilities that compare with any modern hotel but without the expense!
Choose from thousands of self-catering holiday cottages across the UK, Ireland and France, a fantastic selection of ski apartments in the French Alps and a huge choice of hotels across Europe, perfect for a short break or stopover.
Book accommodation only, or save even more money when you package with one of our great-value ferry, Eurotunnel, or Eurostar crossings.
Family holidays also in: Holland, Ireland, Italy, Slovenia, Spain, Powys, Pembrokeshire, Norfolk, Gloucestershire, Dumfries & Galloway, Devon, Cumbria, Cornwall, North Ayrshire, Argyll & Bute, Isle of Anglesey, Perth & Kinross, Scottish Highlands, North Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Northumberland
The Samara Ballet School
As Unique As Your Child
The perfect gift for parents, grandparents or god-parents, delivered framed and ready to hang.
We work in any medium and to any size. We prefer to meet a child and make some studies from life but can work solely from photographs where necessary.