Posted in June 2014

Lancashire Science Festival

Lancashire Science Festival

Yesterday we spent another magnificent, and free, day at the Lancashire Science Festival. It’s the third year for the University of Central Lancashire’s three day festival. The popular festival attracts schools and families from all across the region and invites them to have a go at all manner of fun, science activities. We kicked the … Continue reading

Saddle up!

Saddle up!

We’ve just spent another glorious day exploring Preston’s parks and the Lancaster Canal by bike. Since my son learned to ride ten months ago we’ve both enjoyed the freedom of taking off to see where the day takes us. Just today as we sat eating our sandwiches by Moor Park’s duck pond we were surprised … Continue reading

Blackpool

Blackpool

We spent the afternoon in Blackpool on Saturday hoping to catch Blackpool’s annual urban art festival, Sand Sea and Spray. We caught it last year & it was pretty spectacular, 40 artists from four continents painting live across the town. Anyway it wasn’t to be. After a lazy ice-cream we took a slow stroll to … Continue reading