Teaching our children to swim is one of those skills that can save their life.  A third of children in England cannot swim by the time they leave primary school, according to research from the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA). The reasons include; parents that did not...
Nov
28
Be part of the fun with The Magic Story Book!   We are pretty sure your little ones will love all their Milkshake! favourites when they appear on stage at the Regent Theatre later this month. Starring the Milkshake Monkey and two bubbly presenters, this all-singing,...
Oct
10
Halloween trails are a perfect activity for children of all ages and a fantastic family day out; the fresh air, the stunning autumn colours and a puzzle or a quiz to complete, the kids will love to get involved and will keep them fully entertained. If this is something you...
Sep
29
Not many parents would consider taking their toddlers to a museum for fear of them being; too young to appreciate ancient objects, too hyper to stay still or too noisy for a traditionally quiet place! This has changed over the years, with museums recognizing the need to...
Sep
25
The Long Shop Museum will once again mark the end of the season with a spectacular celebration of steam on Sunday 22nd October. Final Fling is our annual steam and activity day with full size and miniature engines being demonstrated in all their working glory. It runs from 11am...
Sep
07