FOR KIDS

Butterflies and Bugs in Stratford-upon-Avon

We just had the most amazing time at the Butterfly Farm in Stratford-upon-Avon. We didn’t know quite what to expect, other than butterflies, of course, because it had been quite a few years since we visited last and we knew

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Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm

Come rain or shine enjoy the unique pleasure of discovering hundreds of the world’s most spectacular and beautiful butterflies flying in an exotic environment of tropical blossom with splashing waterfalls and fish-filled pools. Enjoy the unique pleasure of watching hundreds

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Slimbridge Wetland Centre

Slimbridge Wetland Centre in South Cotswolds has the largest collection of swans, geese and ducks in the World, as well as all 6 flamingo species, so whether you’re an avid birdwatcher or a family looking for an amazing day out,

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The Best Giffords Circus… Ever!

A few weeks back we went to see this year’s Giffords Circus Show, The Painted Wagon. We LOVED it! For the 5th year in a row, the show was directed by super talented stage director Cal McCrystal and as it

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Burford Garden Company

No trip to the Cotswolds is complete without a visit to the iconic Burford Garden Company. This stylish, beautifully presented store is independently owned, and has been retail heaven to those in the know since 1975. It is the place

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Giffords Circus 2016

THE PAINTED WAGON A whip-crackin’ horse-wranglin’ Hell-raisin’ Giffords Circus show. Featuring the Giffords Circus gang: cowgirl Lilian Konyot, Madame Nancy Trotter-Landry, rodeo rider Dan Fortt, jugglers Bibi and Bichu, El Gifford (STILL WANTED) and funny man Tweedy the clown. A

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The Cotswold Show

Two whole days in the heart of The Cotswolds… what could possibly be more wonderful?! That is The Cotswold Show and Food Festival, two days where 30,000 visitors from the Cotswolds and far beyond head to the 100 acres of

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Cotswold Wildlife Park

A fantastic day out for all the family including your dog! Stroll around the Park and watch Rhinos graze on the lawns in front of the Gothic Manor House. Walk up the Giraffe walkway and get eye-to-eye with these amazing

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Giffords Circus

Toti and Nell Gifford started Giffords Circus in 2000. Their vision was of a miniature village green circus, packed, rowdy, glamorous – birds and horses and motorbikes bursting from a fluttering white tent – a show for rural families, farmers

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Daylesford Farm Summer Festival

Our all time favourite festival is the annual one in May at Daylesford Farm. Every year Daylesford invites some of the best local artisan producers and businesses to join them for a Summer Festival, highlighting the very best seasonal produce.

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