National Fitness Day

Wednesday 25th September 2019 is National Fitness Day and, to celebrate the occasion, there are numerous fitness sessions, including some FREE events, on offer locally! Take a look at the details below to find out what’s on offer (please note a couple are not on...

Paw Patrol Brick Trail – Review

Blackburn, or rather ‘Brickburn’, is hosting the world’s first PAW Patrol brick trail! The trail, organised by Blackburn Business Improvement District (BID), features 21 of your favourite characters, landmarks and selfie points.  Included in the Nick Jr models is a 2m...

In The Night Garden Live – Review

The BAFTA Award-Winning CBeebies children’s TV show, In the Night Garden, is currently playing at The Palace Theatre! In the Night Garden Live is the perfect musical theatre experience for the entire family. The show’s favourite characters – Igglepiggle,...

Empathy Holistics Relaxation Sessions

Whether you’re finding life a little stressful, or you’re looking for some relaxing bonding sessions for you and your little one, Empathy Holistics has something to suit everyone. Take a look below at the classes and sessions that Empathy Holistics has to...

Free beach at Intu Trafford Centre

This Summer Intu Trafford Centre are transforming their outdoor space into a Summer hub. The area in front of The Great Hall will feature a FREE giant beach surrounded by deckchairs where adults can sit and relax while the kids play with buckets and spades. There will...

Imagination Station

The Imagination Station is well known in Bury due to its Pop Up Shops in the Mill Gate.  However, did you know they now have their very own shop? You no longer need to wait until their next pop up, you can now let your creative juices run wild whenever you like!...

Open Farm Day 2019

Open Farm Day is an annual event which gives visitors the opportunity to discover real farming. This year Open Farm Day takes place on Sunday 9th June 2019.  In the past there haven’t been that many farms in our area that have taken part, however, this year...

Child Online Safety

You will all have heard about the recent online scares regarding the MOMO challenge, along with the creepy image and the disturbing information. There are lots of articles and stories out there now saying that it was a hoax, but by the very nature of it going viral,...

Tinkertastic!

Following last year’s amazing success of MakeFest, the hands-on festival returns to the Museum of Science and Industry, and continues through May Half Term with the introduction of Tinkertastic! This is your chance to get hands-on, make, try, discover and...

MakeFest 2019

MakeFest returns for another weekend of tinkering, testing, coding and creating. The event allows kids to get hands-on with dozens of DIY activities presented by engineers, coders, artists, hackers, makers and scientists. Included in the events are: build a bridge...

Smyths Toy Store Voucher

Do you fancy £6 off a £15 spend at Smyths Toy Stores? The offer is only available in stores, and it ends on Monday so don’t delay! Print off the voucher below and take it with you. Why not use your voucher at the Smyth’s party event this weekend where...

Kids off school tomorrow? Looking for a cheap treat?

If you’re looking for a reasonably priced treat to entertain the kids tomorrow Jump Xtreme have announced a great offer! Book online and take the kids along between 11am and 4pm for just £5! The last session prices at £5 starts at 2:30pm Where: Jump Xtreme,...

Victoria Wood Statue Unveiled

The long awaited statue of Victoria Wood was unveiled this afternoon in Bury Unitarian Church Gardens. Councillor Rishi Shori, as Master of Ceremonies, started proceedings by giving a speech about the famous comedian, actress, song writer and director. Victoria...

Mental Health Awareness Week

13th – 19th May 2019 The Mental Health Foundation is a charity specialising in research, with a focus on preventing mental health problems. Every year the Mental Health Foundation host Mental Health Awareness Week.  This year’s focus is on body image, and...

Build A Bear Royal Baby Offer!

Do you have a Build A Bear fan? Build A Bear are offering a royal discount off furry friends to celebrate the birth of Baby Sussex! CeleBEARate the latest edition to the royal family with 25% OFF furry friends.  Enter ‘ROYALBABY’ at checkout to receive the...