My Great British Family Holiday #OMGBFamily

Rope Swing

I have very fond memories of holiday’s as a child and always looked forward to spending time with Great Auntie Kathleen and Great Uncle Len who lived in Somerford, then Hampshire. I lived in West Sussex at the time, a stones throw from the shingle beach and not too far from the bright lights of Brighton, but holiday’s with my Aunt and Uncle always stick in my mind. It’s funny what you remember, the journey through the New Forest that… Continue Reading “My Great British Family Holiday #OMGBFamily”

New Forest Wildlife Park

The New Forest Wildlife Park is set in the heart of the New Forest, a mile up the road from Longdown Farm which we visited last year. The park offers you the chance to see indigenous species in their natural surroundings by simply following woodland trails and thanks to the previous days torrential rain it was a bit of a muddy walk so if you visit when it has been rainy I would advise you take your wellies. You enter… Continue Reading “New Forest Wildlife Park”

Bolderwood and the Superworm Trail

Last week we joined Superworm on his forest adventure at Bolderwood, New Forest. Bolderwood is situated just outside Lyndhurst, Hampshire and is home to a famous herd of Fallow deer which live in and around┬áthe site. There is a large deer viewing platform where we were treated to a clear view of the herd as well as a picnic / barbecue area, a cycle trail and 3 further walking trails which take you around part of the New Forest and… Continue Reading “Bolderwood and the Superworm Trail”

A Day out at the New Forest Spring Fair

New Forest Spring Fair

I had the Bank Holiday weekend all┬áplanned with us visiting the Lyme Regis Fossil Festival on Saturday, Dorset Knob Throwing Festival on the Sunday and Blandford Food Festival on Monday as we thoroughly enjoyed this weekends events last year, however, it came to my attention that the Georgian Fayre wasn’t running at Blandford as it was last year so there would be nothing to entertain the kids so I decided to look for something else to do. I have to… Continue Reading “A Day out at the New Forest Spring Fair”