Blog » Month: May 2018

REVIEW: Barmy Britain Horrible Histories

Horr-ible hist-oreees!! If like us, you’re fans of the TV series then it’s absolutely impossible to say Horrible Histories without singing it. The Best of Barmy Britain show at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry had our 9 year old enthralled from start to finish.  It  has a 70 minute running time which is perfectly pitched…

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REVIEW: Pirate fun at Hatton Adventure World

Ooh-aar me hearties and shiver me timbers – the pirates have arrived at Hatton Adventure World for May half-term!! With the mixed weather, Emma was delighted to have a weather proof day out with her family – here’s her highlights…. We arrived a few minutes before the Pirate show began and headed straight to the…

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Get set for Pirate adventures at Hatton this half term!

Hatton Adventure World is to host its popular and special Pirate Festival from 26 May – 3 June 2018.  The popular family attraction is yet again inviting budding Buccaneers, Long John Silver’s and Captain Jack Sparrow’s to experience the golden age of piracy and enter a world of hidden treasure, skulduggery and pesky pirate antics…

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REVIEW: Magic Alley Bell Court

There’s not many visitor attractions where you’re greeted in person by the owner and author of the Wizard’s Thatch book series on which its based – but you can here at Magic Alley Bell Court in Stratford-upon-Avon! Magic Alley has moved lock, stock and barrel from Henley Street to a purpose-built premises upstairs in the…

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REVIEW: Children’s Play Village

Since hearing that The Children’s Play Village had opened in Warwick, Emma and her two pre-schoolers aged 2 and 5 have been dying to go visit – we’re pleased to say that they weren’t disappointed! Here’s their review… We arrived a few minutes before our afternoon session was due to start and were directed over…

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Competition: Horrible Histories

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! Luckily, this season, audiences will have the chance to meet a whole host of colourful characters from the past thanks to a hilarious new show from the award-winning Horrible Histories producers Birmingham Stage Company. Experience the best of British history with…

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Plenty on offer this May half term in Shakespeare’s England!

Visit Shakespeare’s England this May half-term from 26 May – 3 June 2018 for a whole host of things to see and do! Take part in the new Escape Room at Warwick Castle, learn the tricks of the trade behind stage bruises and cuts at the Royal Shakespeare Company, attend a medieval banquet at the…

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