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THEATRE & ENTERTAINMENT

Santa Claus and the Christmas Adventure G Live, Guildford  Until December 24 From £15.50 Age 2+ glive.co.uk The Reindeer Sat Nav is programmed and the toys are piled high on the sleigh, but then chaos strikes! Filled with songs, nursery rhymes and magic, Santa Claus and the Christmas Adventure offers an unforgettable experience, with the opportunity […]

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THE GREAT OUTDOORS

Magical Children’s Christmas Forty Hall Estate December 3 Free entry (activity costs apply) Ages 4 to 11 fortyhallestate.co.uk Experience Christmas through the ages as sights, sounds and scents fill the hall and grounds with atmosphere. Look out for the festive lights and meet our welcoming characters. Take a horse and cart ride around the lake, […]

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THE GREAT INDOORS

Ice skating at Westfield London Westfield London Ice Rink Until January 8 For prices, see website All ages westfieldtickets.com Enjoy an active, fun-filled day out at Westfield London Ice Rink with all the family. It’s great exercise and a great way to socialise and learn new skills. Book early to avoid disappointment! Day camps and […]

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Theatre & entertainment

Family Workshop with John Hegley at the Poetry & Lyrics Festival St Pancras Room, Kings Place June 11 £5.50 for adults, £3.50 for children All ages kingsplace.co.uk This light-hearted family workshop with John Hegley promises to be a hilarious hour of PO-NG (poem-song) writing with splendidly silly singing. Alan Parker’s Bugsy Malone The Lyric Hammersmith […]

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The great indoors

Get Arty at the Abbey Westminster Abbey June 11 and 18 Free Ages 5-14 childrensartweek.org.uk Children are invited to Westminster Abbey to help celebrate 1,000 years of artistic inspiration with a range of activities and themes on offer. Book via EducationUK@westminster-abbey.org. KidZania London Westfield London From June 25 £10-28 Ages 4 to 14 london.kidzania.com Watch […]

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The great outdoors

Highgate Fair in the Square Pond Square & South Grove, Highgate June 11 Free All ages fairinthesquare.co.uk The theme for this year’s Fair in the Square is the Queen’s 90th birthday, with a ‘Hunt the Crown’ game, crown-making, storytelling, Punch & Judy, steel band playing, cupcake decorating, circus skills, Shoot4Goal, fair rides and a Sheep […]

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Theatre and entertainment

I Want My Hat Back National Theatre November 12 to January 2 From £10 3+ nationaltheatre.org.uk Jon Klassen’s witty book has fast become a modern children’s classic. The stage version is full of humour, music and surprises. Raymond Briggs’ Father Christmas Lyric Hammersmith November 20 to December 24 £10 (free for babies under 18 months) […]

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The great outdoors

Toddler Time Cutty Sark Every Wednesday (except December 23 and 30) From £6.30 (members free) Under 4s rmg.co.uk Bring your little sailors along for songs, stories and playtime on board the Cutty Sark with changing themes each week. Ice skating at Wembley Park Wembley Park Boulevard November 20 to January 3 From £5.50 (early bird […]

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The great indoors

School sessions Westfield London Ice Rink November 19 to December 18 £5 per child, £8.50 over-16s (one free adult for every ten skating places booked) 4-16 years Book via Uk.ticketing@westfield-uk.com Treat your pupils to an active, fun-filled day out at Westfield London Ice Rink. Discounts are also available for youth groups via the email address […]

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Theatre and entertainment

Pinocchio Lyric Theatre September 12 £8 Ages 4-9 lyric.co.uk Pinocchio comes to life on stage in this retelling of the classic tale with puppetry, illusion and specially composed music. Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall The London Wonderground Until September 27 £7.40 (free for under 6 months) Ages 0-5 londonwonderground.co.uk Why toddle when you can […]

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