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FREE Kids Eye Tests: Mumbler Reviews Andrew & Rogers Opticians

Andrew & Rogers Optometrists is an independent opticians located in in the heart of Beverley, specialising in contact lenses, independent label, designer, and luxury eyewear. Founded over 20 years ago by experienced optometrists Andrew Scott and Roger Smyth, Andrew & Rogers uses leading technology and cutting-edge innovation in elegant and modern surroundings to provide expert…

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Family Fun at the Races

Let me start with this one crucial piece of information – KIDS GO FREE!  So now I’ve got your attention I can tell you more about the family fun you can have at the races.   There are nine racecourses in Yorkshire and each one hosts at least one family day throughout the year.  The…

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Humber Street Easter Bunny Trail!

Humber Street Easter Bunny Trail! Hop on down to Humber Street this Easter school holidays and for a free family activity, our Easter Bunny Trail. Runs TUESDAY 9th APRIL – Monday 22nd APRIL (Excluding Monday 15 April) Spend some quality time with your small people this Easter and hunt for our very special Easter bunnies!…

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How Big Vits Can Help Your Family

  You naturally want what’s best for your children and want them to thrive as they progress through their milestones and life. With conflicting advice regarding supplements and vitamins it is sometimes hard to know what is best. Bigvits are on hand to help!   Supplements for Pregnant and New Mums The NHS recommend that a…

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FREE Family Things to Do in Hull & East Yorkshire

Having a young family is expensive and keeping them entertained on weekends or school holidays can be very costly. Luckily we have lots of free places to go with children in our area. Here’s a Mumbler Guide with our top 10 things to do and places to go in and around Hull for FREE (or…

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Easter at The Mile Pocklington

The Mile Pocklington is a family owned and run business, located just a few minutes from Pocklington town centre – on The Mile (a road which heads towards Millington) – it is perfect for families, ramblers, cyclists, shoppers and dog walkers. I popped in recently with my little one to find out what they have…

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Naked Wines: Backing Independent Winemakers

  Angels are helping Johan to keep winemaking in the family… Winemaker Johan Kruger is a big beast of a bloke. He plays rugby and eats three cow pies every morning. But when it comes to family, he’s like a big floppy bunny rabbit. They mean the world to him. Three years ago, Johan had…

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New Easter Egg-Stravaganza Fun at Piglets Adventure Farm

With new egg-citing activities, cute baby animals and lots of family fun, there’s plenty to see and do this Easter at Piglets Adventure Farm. Get discounted tickets online at!   Image: Easter Egg Hunt There’s also new Live Animal Shows from 30th March – 22nd April packed full of fluffy, fleecy & furry fun. From…

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Keep the children entertained at Stockeld Park this Easter Holiday!

“I’m bored!” If you’re a parent or you help to look after children during the school holidays, chances are this is a phrase you are all too familiar with! At Stockeld Park, we know how to nip boredom in the bud! Keeping the children entertained in the school holidays is no easy task! Are you worried…

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J Jays – A Perfect Snack Stop in the City Centre

J Jays – a family friendly coffee shop with a healthy attitude J Jay’s is a family friendly cafe right in the heart of Hull; it’s on Savile Street, handily located between the Maritime Museum & Ferens Art Gallery and Queens Gardens. I’ve walked down that street lots of times when out and about with…

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