Kubo and the Two Strings Animation Workshop

Kubo and the Two Strings

A young boy with a magical gift sets out on a thrilling quest to discover his family’s legacy in Kubo and the Two Strings. The latest masterpiece from the animation studio behind the Academy Award ® -nominated films Coraline, ParaNorman, and The Boxtrolls is released on Blu-ray ™ and DVD on 16th January from Universal Pictures Home. From acclaimed animation studio LAIKA Kubo and the Two Strings is an all-new epic adventure starring the voice talents of Academy Award® winners Charlize… Continue Reading “Kubo and the Two Strings Animation Workshop”

Disney On Ice Presents Frozen

Disney On Ice

Last year we thoroughly enjoyed seeing Disney On Ice Worlds of Enchantment at Christmas. This year we were invited back to the O2 to see the new instalment – Disney On Ice Frozen and it did not disappoint. The heartwarming Academy Award®-winning tale you love is now a full length production live on ice. It started with the stars of the show coming out in their sports gear to teach us how to do the Olaf dance, before welcoming Mickey and Minnie on… Continue Reading “Disney On Ice Presents Frozen”

Seeing the sights of London with a City Cruise

City Cruises

I love visiting London but my visits are normally very structured and we literally arrive at, visit our planned destination and leave again. I have wanted to do a sightseeing tour of London for a while, so when City Cruises invited us to do a river cruise from The Embankment up to the Tower of London I jumped at the chance. You can see some of the best views in London from the River Thames including Big Ben, The London… Continue Reading “Seeing the sights of London with a City Cruise”

Frubes and Angry Birds Sleepover at Thorpe Park

Frubes

Last week we were invited to Thorpe Park for an exclusive event with the Isaac, Eliza and Sebastian with Frubes. This year Frubes are celebrating the release of The Angry Birds movie with special on-pack promotions offering families the chance to flock to the Bahamas for a fun-filled island holiday.  The promotion runs until 31 October 2016 and there are also weekly chances to win a whole host of Angry Birds Movie merchandise. To celebrate this we got to attend a fun-fuelled… Continue Reading “Frubes and Angry Birds Sleepover at Thorpe Park”

Thorpe Park Preview Day

Thorpe Park

Last weekend we were invited to the Thorpe Park preview day, where the park was just open to Merlin Pass holders. We arrived at opening time of 10am and couldn’t wait to get started. We made the decision to start gently and took the kids on the teacups, followed by Isaac’s previous favourite ride the Rapid and then his new favourite, Storm Surge, where climb on board a life raft and spin down a 64ft spiralling descent. Although Eliza and… Continue Reading “Thorpe Park Preview Day”