Sky Studios and a Summer of Sport

Kian turned 14 on Wednesday and this year I really struggled to find something for him to do.  He is desperate to do the Pier Zipline in Bournemouth, but it has been delayed and still isn’t open yet, so when I  heard about the Summer of Sport Sky Studios I knew it would be ideal! Sky Studios is a free family attraction located in the main entrance hall of The O2, London which open every day (expect Christmas day) between 11am and 7pm which gives visitors the opportunity to get closer to their favourite TV programmes through a range of interactive experiences. …

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longdown farm

Longdown Farm

I have been concentrating on things to do in Dorset on my blog, but we live a stones throw from the Hampshire border so we have decided to start exploring. There are so many fun things to do in Hampshire that it was difficult choosing where to go first.  My dad lives in Hythe, near Southampton to so decided to pick something close to him so we could visit at the same time. Longdown Farm is situated in Ashurst, New Forest.  The farm promises a daily schedule of activities which run throughout the day meaning you won’t miss out no matter what time …

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Beaulieu Motor Museum

We live in East Dorset and often forget that Hampshire has some fabulous attractions to visit that are close by. My older boys have been wanting to visit Beaulieu Motor Museum for some time, but I never quite managed to persuade hubby as he isn’t a car fan – as long as it can get him from A to B he is happy. The boys, however, have a list of dream cars as long as my arm from a Lamborghini Diablo, Aston Martin DB7 to a slightly more reasonable Range Rover. The one thing we all have in common though …

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