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The “MUMblings” are a collection ofΒ our own blogs, guest entries, interesting articles and anything else that we like the look of!

If you would like to write a guest blog on any parenting or local issue then we would love to hear from you.Β Please submit it to us via the ‘contact us’ page.

Here are the links to some more blogs that Wakefield MUMbler loves

Mamma Mei BlogΒ 

Local Mumpreneur ans SAHM Sophie Mei Lan blogs about her ‘weird and wonderful life as a Mum-of-two, a Multi-Award-Winning-Journalist, a Presenter, a Bellydancer, an Actress, a Film-maker, an amateur Footballer and, the Wife of a MasterChef’.

Educating Roversi

Local Mum and Drama teacher found blogging was something she could do for herself, around having a family.

If you’re a local parent blogger contact us to share your work.

 

 

The Halloween Adventure at Stockeld Park Opens 26th October 2019

Advertorial feature for Stockeld Park We know it feels like the kids have only just gone back to school, but October Half Term is nearly here! If you’re trying to think of ways to entertain the younger ones during their week off, then look no further, Stockeld Park is here! The Halloween Adventure is open…

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The Ridings Halloween Event with The Den

Advertising feature for The Ridings     Witches Storm and Bow are sisters. Storm was born on the most Stormiest of days but Bow was born as the land sparkled underneath the biggest rainbow ever.   Storm is scared of colours, always wears dark glasses in fear of what will happen to her eyes if…

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School Visits & Open Days for Primary Schools in Wakefield

Do you have a 3 or 4 year old child who will be starting school in September 2020? We have contacted all schools in the Wakefield District to find out how you can visit to look around the school! Some school’s have organised open days, others have specific days that you can visit and some…

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Get spooked in Wakefield this October as town centre celebrates Halloween

26th – 31st October 2019 Starting on 26th October a six day-long free Trick or Treat Trail will give young half term visitors to Wakefield city centre the chance to go ghost hunting and search for creepy creatures. Taking place across Wakefield city centre’s main shopping areas, which includes both Trinity Walk and The Ridings…

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Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail at Sherwood Pines

  A brand new trail has opened at Sherwood Pines! Lu-La, an alien from the new Shaun the Sheep movie Farmageddon has crash landed into Sherwood Pines and Shaun the Sheep is on a mission to help her. She needs your help to charge her communicator so that she can call home for rescue. Hurry…

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This Weekend in Wakefield

  πŸŽƒπŸ 19th & 20th October 2019Β  πŸŽƒπŸ     Do you have anything planned this weekend? If not, there’s loads of family things to do in and around Wakefield and lots of them are FREE!! Make sure you check out our daily events calendar too!   Pumpkin Patches are open to pick your own…

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10 Activities Children can do with Conkers this Autumn!

If you’re anything like our house, we now have a fruit bowl full of conkers waiting for something to be done with them!! Every walk home from school, consists of collecting conkers in the park so I know we’re just going to get more and they seem in plentiful supply this year! So what to…

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Mumbler 2 for 1 Adult Ticket Offer at Lotherton this October!

Visit Lotherton between the 1st – 25th October 2019 and get 2 for 1 on adult tickets with Mumbler!Β (See below for details on how to redeem) Visit Lotherton this October and discover a country estate with a family home at its heart. The Edwardian hall, filled with treasures collected by the Gascoigne family from across…

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Applying for a Primary School Place in Wakefield

Will your child be joining Reception in September 2020 and you are wondering how you apply for a Primary School place?   Don’t worry we have put together a step by step process on what to do!   If your child was born between 1st September 2015 and 31st August 2016, you can apply for…

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Places to see Santa in and around Wakefield

I know it is only September but many places have already released their Santa Experience tickets and the popular ones do sell out quickly!   Here’s my pick of ones that get recommended on Wakefield Mumbler each year!   KIRKLEES LIGHT RAILWAY Tickets on sale: NOW Dates: 30th November – 24th December 2019 This festive…

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