Blog » Month: February 2019

WIN tickets for Diggerland!

The only place where children and adults can ride and drive real diggers, Diggerland is the UK’s most unique attraction! It’s the perfect place to take your kids for an action packed family day out and we have one just up the road in Castleford! Two lucky Doncaster Mumblers can win a ticket (worth £23.95)! Enter…

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Kixx classes now open for new bookings across Doncaster

March Academies at Kixx (formerly Mini Kicks) are now open across Doncaster! Kixx inspires your little ones to get active, make friends and have fun with a high energy, fun, creative and age appropriate introduction to physical activity through football. Their programme has been carefully designed for both boys and girls and new for 2019…

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World Book Day

Every year the mention of book day fills me partly  with excitement as it involves dressing up, which my children love and they are buzzing with it, but partly with dread as it is me who has to figure out how to create a costume that doesn’t take ages and doesn’t cost me a fortune!…

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We Support Our Mums!

Doncaster Council has launched its new We Support Our Mums scheme, a local initiative which encourages local businesses and community venues to show they are breastfeeding-friendly and reduce the stigma sometimes associated with breastfeeding. Last month I went along to Taste Eatery in Waterdale for the launch of the We Support our Mums Campaign. We…

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Winter Swimming Tips

Don’t be put off by the cold weather! Puddle Ducks Doncaster are here with some tips for swimming with your little one whilst it is still a bit chilly! Exercise during the cold weather is really helpful for your body and mind. It’s easy to stay in a warm house whilst it is cold and…

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What to do this half term in Doncaster

If you’re looking for something fun and exciting to keep the kids entertained this half term, here’s a quick roundup of what’s going on locally. Goals, Half Term Kids Holiday Camps! Enjoy action packed days full of football, fun and making friends. – more information Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery: Go wild making animal-themed crafts …

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Doncaster Mumbler Review: Swim and Skate at Doncaster Dome

I remember the Dome being built…eek! It’s now firmly well established as one of Doncaster’s top visitor attractions, as well as being one of the UK’s top 5 Sports and Leisure attractions and we are lucky to have it on our doorstep. Having said that, the last time we had a dip in the pool…

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Safer Internet Day 2019

Safer Internet Day 2019 will be celebrated globally on Tuesday 5th February. Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, the celebration sees hundreds of organisations get involved (my children’s school is supporting this, as are many others in the area). They will join a national conversation about using technology responsibly, respectfully, critically and…

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This weekend in Doncaster 2nd/3rd February 2019

Here is a selection of local family goings-on this weekend! Doncaster Dome – There are over activities under one roof, including the 7-pool water world & the lagoons, so  jump into the Big Splash session between 10am-5pm. You can get a Swim & Skate ticket, for £25, which enables you to take a family of…

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The Rugby World Cup 2021 is coming to Doncaster!

Following a successful year long ‘Back the Bid’ campaign, which I was pleased to support last year (Back the Bid RLWC 2021 Doncaster), it was announced this week that we did it! Doncaster, our town, will have all eyes on us as we prepare for and host three men’s group games! Hosting a global event…

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