Blog » Month: July 2019

Join the Refill Revolution in Scarborough

Can you REALLY tell the difference between tap and bottled water? 🚰🤷 When UK tap water is safe to drink, tastes just as good and can save you money and the planet – it’s a sensible switch to make! In Scarborough, many shops and businesses are signing up. This is the current list so do your…

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10 Days Out Ideas for the Summer Holidays

If you fancy a day out over the summer holidays we have listed our ‘Top Ten’ ideas either on the coast or within an hours drive (ish?!).  Hopefully, the amazing weather will continue over the holidays but if not, we’ve also included indoor activities too.   1.Piglets Adventure Farm – Summer Family Fun UNMISSABLE SUMMER FAMILY…

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Sewerby Hall & Gardens

We’ve had a great day out today at Sewerby Hall and Gardens! I used to go annually when I was little and it’s a long time since I last went – Safe to say, we had a great time and it was just as lovely as I remembered! We met the lovely Hull and East…

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Treasure, dinosaurs, teddy bears, cave art and more! Summer fun at Scarborough Museums Trust

Families can get close to real minibeasts, hunt for treasure, create art and architecture and take part in many other fun and creative activities at Scarborough Museums Trust venues the Art Gallery, the Rotunda Museum and Woodend this coming summer school holiday – and (with one low-cost exception) they’re all free!   A wide range…

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The lighter way to enjoy Summer – FREE or low cost ideas!

Keeping the Mini Mumblers happy throughout the Summer Holiday doesn’t need to be expensive, with these Fun but FREE (or LOW COST) activities and events. Scarborough, Whitby & Filey Libraries are running a Summer full of free and low cost events and activities. This years reading challenge is the Space Chase  – see the mumbler…

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Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge 2019 for children from 4 to 12 years old.

Looking for ways to keep your child reading over summer? Join the library’s Summer Reading Challenge and they will have lots of fun along the way! The Summer Reading Challenge is a national initiative to encourage primary age children to continue to read throughout the summer holidays. Research has shown that the Summer Reading Challenge…

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Tiny Time Tales: Lottie Gets Lost in Bookland

Tiny Time Tales: Lottie Gets Lost in Bookland Saturdays until 24 August at 10.30am   A magical show for the smallest members of the family at the Stephen Joseph Theatre this summer will include a book swap.  Lottie Gets Lost in Bookland is the latest of the hugely popular Tiny Times Tales, which have been entertaining…

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Mumbler Exclusive Flash Sale for Stockeld Summer Adventure

We know how tricky it can be looking for fun family activities to entertain everyone, particularly in the summer when the children have a whole 6 weeks off school! Life can get a little crazy and busy mums and dads don’t always have the time to create Pinterest-worthy activities. Luckily, Stockeld Park are experts in…

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NEW SUMMER FUN AT PIGLETS ADVENTURE FARM

NEW for 2019, explore The Beach at Piglets Adventure Farm! From 20th July – 1st September Piglets Adventure Farm is full of unmissable family fun, with fantastic Foam Parties, Maize Maze Challenge, amazing magic shows and incredible circus acrobatics, you won’t want to miss it! Get discounted tickets online at pigletsadventurefarm.com!   Grab your swimwear and sunhat as…

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Driffield Show – The Show with something for everyone.

The gates will be opening on Wednesday, 17th July for the spectacle that is the Driffield Show.  This year the Driffield Show will celebrate its 144th   year, with its winning formula of  celebrating the traditional and embracing the future the Driffield Show has earned its place as a ‘ must do’ event on the calendars…

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Camping With Kids

Recently, our lovely friend at Calderdale Mumbler had a great weekend camping at Humble Bee Farm, Flixton. She has written some great camping tips to help all of you who may be camping over the summer holidays. This was her first time camping and added into the mix are 3 children, 6, 3 and 1…

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Dam cute! Bouncing baby beaver born in Yorkshire!

Forestry England’s beavers in Cropton Forest have become parents, giving birth to two adorable kits. Video captured at the beaver site in Yorkshire shows the kits already swimming and settling into their new home with their mum. Beavers are born precocial, meaning they are a miniature version of adults, seeing well and moving independently from…

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How to make your Household More Eco Friendly

Ditch the single use plastic. We hear it all the time, but this is one of the biggest things you can do to help protect our planet for future generation – your children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.  This month is Plastic Free July, a global movement helping people reduce their plastic use. Find out more…

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Fantastic summer events at Humble Bee Farm

Humble Bee Farm is nestled in the Yorkshire Wolds near to Scarborough and the Yorkshire Coast. They have a range of accommodation on their working farm from luxury cottages to Wigwam® Cabins, Yurts and standard camping. For guests at farm, they also a Nature Trail, playground and sports field and they also put on extra…

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