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Nottingham: A Family Day Out

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Planning a family trip on a budget can be a tedious task and one that no one looks forward to. When seeking for the best value day out, you have to look away from the usual go-to cities such as London – this is why Nottingham is perfect.

Although Nottingham does boast a comfortable amount of tourism on an annual basis (worth £1.5 billion), Robin Hood country is not the first destination that comes to mind when looking for a family day out. As one of the largest cities in the country, Nottingham has a lot to offer thrill-seeking families.

Activities

There are family-friendly activities aplenty, such as crazy golf at The Lost City Adventure Golf, archery at The Adrenalin Jungle and Continue reading Nottingham: A Family Day Out

Walking the dog: Please can we go for a walk now? Places to walk the dog.

Places to Walk the Dog

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We have often struggled with finding places to walk the dog.  Floppy used to be great on the lead as a small puppy.  I used to take her on three walks per day, which she loved.  Walking her around town and by the riverside was very relaxing for all of us.  Plus, Floppy burned off that puppy energy which stopped her getting into mischief as much.

Pulling on the Lead

Fast forward a year and Floppy suddenly became hard work on the lead.  As she became bigger, she became much stronger.  So much so that she pulled me over a few times.  After that, I only took her for a walk down the fields near my Mum and Dad’s house.  I was worried that I could not control her well enough in a busy area with two children too. Continue reading Places to Walk the Dog