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Here is a collection of our own blogs, reviews of days out / eating out / family activities, interesting articles and anything else that we like the look of!

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Open Farm Sunday

LEAF Open Farm Sunday is the farming industry’s national open day. Visit a farm on Open Farm Sunday on 10th June 2018 and discover the world of farming. Find out about the story behind our food and how farming affects our everyday lives. It is a fantastic opportunity for everyone, young and old, to discover at…

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St Catherine’s Hospice Midnight Walk 2018

Support me and hundreds of other walkers on 9th June as we walk 7, 13 or 20 miles under the stars to raise money to help St Catherine’s Hospice care for local terminally ill people. Getting fit is one of my ongoing goals – unfortunately my love of all things chocolatey tends to hamper my…

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Could you be the next owner of Crawley Mumbler?

Crawley Mumbler is up for sale, and I’m looking for a driven, high achieving, local mum to take the reins. Could that be you? Running a Mumbler franchise is a brilliant opportunity to be part of the ultimate “parent-preneur” business (winner of the Working Mums 2018 award for ‘Best Family Friendly Franchise’) that can be…

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Get a free Happy Nappy with Water Babies!

Register your child for swimming lessons with Water Babies, and you will receive a free Happy Nappy (worth £10.99) when you mention Crawley Mumbler!   Importance of Baby Swimming As well as teaching potentially lifesaving skills, baby swimming is the perfect exercise for little ones, since water allows muscles to move freely while being supported…

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You found out your child’s primary school – so what now?

Primary school places were allocated on Monday and I sincerely hope that you got the place that you were hoping for, but if you didn’t, please don’t panic! If you were allocated your local catchment school and you didn’t want it then consider booking another school visit before you appeal (you can find contact details…

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Bugsy Malone Summer School Audition

The Hawth Youth Theatre is looking for local performers aged 7-18 to bring the hit film Bugsy Malone to the stage this summer at The Hawth. Following the huge success of last year’s Beauty and the Beast, The Hawth presents the tale of gangsters and molls set in the roaring twenties. Whether your child is a singer,…

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Easter Family Fun at Birdworld Surrey

This year, Birdworld celebrates its 50th anniversary and they have some sp’egg’tacular (sorry, I couldn’t resist!) Easter activities for you all to enjoy.  This weekend, the Mumbler family was invited along to see what’s on offer this Easter holidays. I sometimes forget just how much young children enjoy seeing birds. From the moment we arrived…

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Rainy Day Activities

Naturally now that school’s out for the Easter holidays, it looks like we’re due to have a rainy weekend! Whilst this is great for getting the wellies out and splashing in puddles, if you want to stay dry, we’ve got a great list of 18 rainy day activities for you this Easter. 1. Easter Egg…

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10 Easter Egg Trails for Easter Weekend

What’s Easter Weekend without an Easter Egg Hunt? For those of you that don’t fancy hiding eggs around your own house, there are plenty of organised activities running over the Easter Weekend, and we’ve included 10 of the best below. Happy Easter! Priory Farm – Fun for the younger members of the family in the…

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